Clare railway station

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Clare
Clare railway station in 2008.jpg
Clare railway station in 2008
Location
PlaceClare
AreaSuffolk
Coordinates52°04′36″N 0°35′05″E / 52.0768°N 0.5846°E / 52.0768; 0.5846Coordinates: 52°04′36″N 0°35′05″E / 52.0768°N 0.5846°E / 52.0768; 0.5846
Operations
Original companyGreat Eastern Railway
Post-groupingLondon and North Eastern Railway
Platforms2
History
9 Aug 1865Station opens
6 Mar 1967Station 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
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Clare railway station was a station in Clare, Suffolk.

History[edit]

Clare railway station was opened by the Great Eastern Railway on 9 August 1865.[1] It was closed on 6 March 1967 along with the other stations on the line between Shelford and Sudbury.

The platforms, station building, waiting room, and a goods shed are within the Clare Castle Country Park.

Route[edit]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Stoke
Line and station closed
  Great Eastern Railway
Stour Valley Railway
  Cavendish
Line and station closed

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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.

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