Dean Lane railway station
|Location||Newton Heath, Manchester|
|17 May 1880||Opened|
|3 October 2009||Closed for Metrolink conversion|
|13 June 2012||Re-opened as Newton Heath and Moston Metrolink station|
Passenger statistics from the Office of Rail and Road
Dean Lane railway station opened on 17 May 1880 and served Newton Heath, Manchester, England. The station was on the Oldham Loop Line 2 1⁄2 miles (4.0 km) north east of Manchester Victoria and was operated and managed by Northern. There were once three stations in Newton Heath: Newton Heath, Dean Lane and Park. The station was 200 yards (180 m) away from the Newton Heath Train Maintenance Depot.
The station closed for conversion to Metrolink on 3 October 2009 and re-opened as Newton Heath and Moston Metrolink station on 13 June 2012, using only the former Manchester-bound platform. The track has been singled through the station, allowing Network Rail to use the other line to access the Greater Manchester Waste Disposal facility.
- "Dean Lane". Disused Stations: Closed Stations in the UK. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
|The Oldham Loop Line|
|Stations (anticlockwise from Manchester)|
(*) Closed 3 October 2009
|Preceding station||Historical railways||Following station|
Oldham Loop Line
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