Cargan railway station

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Cargan
Ballymena, cushendall, redbay rly, 1906.jpg
The line in 1906
Location
Place Cargan
Area County Antrim
Operations
Original company Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway
Pre-grouping Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway
Post-grouping Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway
History
1 July 1889 Station opens
1 October 1930 Station closes
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z
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Cargan railway station was on the Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway which ran from Ballymena to Retreat in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

History[edit]

The station was on the Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway route and opened by the Belfast and Northern Counties Railway on 1 July 1889, which had taken ownership in October 1884.

The station closed to passengers on 1 October 1930.

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Cross Roads   Ballymena, Cushendall and Red Bay Railway
Ballymena-Retreat
  Parkmore

References[edit]

  • Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199. 
  • Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137. 
  • Jowett, Alan (2000). Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas (1st ed.). Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 978-0-906899-99-1. OCLC 228266687. 

Coordinates: 54°59′46″N 6°10′49″W / 54.996155°N 6.180367°W / 54.996155; -6.180367