Canada Dock railway station

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Canada Dock
Location
Place Liverpool
Area Liverpool
Coordinates 53°26′06″N 2°59′31″W / 53.43506°N 2.99191°W / 53.43506; -2.99191Coordinates: 53°26′06″N 2°59′31″W / 53.43506°N 2.99191°W / 53.43506; -2.99191
Grid reference SJ341936
Operations
Original company London and North Western Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
Platforms 1[1]
History
1 July 1870 (1870-07-01) Opened[1]
5 May 1941 Closed to passengers[1]
12 September 1982 Closed[1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Canada Dock railway station was a station located on the Canada Dock Branch near Canada Dock, Liverpool, England.

History[edit]

It opened on 1 July 1870 as Bootle, the name was changed to Canada Dock on 5 September 1881.[2]

The station closed to passengers on 5 May 1941, as a result of damage in the Liverpool Blitz, the goods operation continued until 1982, when the branch was closed from Atlantic junction.

After closure the station was demolished and the land has been redeveloped.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Station Name: Canada Dock". Disused Stations. Retrieved 28 February 2016. 
  2. ^ Canada Dock at Disused Stations
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Terminus   London and North Western Railway
Canada Dock Branch
  Spellow
Line and station closed