Embleton railway station

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Embleton
Embleton station site geograph-3458081-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
Site of the station in 1991
Operations
Original company Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway
Pre-grouping Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
History
2 January 1865 Opened
15 September 1958 Closed[1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Embleton railway station was situated on the Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway between Penrith and Cockermouth in Cumbria, England. The station served the village of Embleton. The station opened to passenger traffic on 2 January 1865, and closed on 15 September 1958. All trace of the station building has gone although the Station Master's house survives as a private residence on the side of the A66.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Butt, R.V.J., (1995) The Directory of Railway Stations, Yeovil: Patrick Stephens
  • Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory Of Railway Stations. Patrick Stephens Limited. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. 
  • British Railways Pre-Grouping Atlas And Gazetteer. Ian Allan Publishing. 1958/1997. ISBN 0-7110-0320-3. 
  • Bairstow, Martin (1995). Railways In The Lake District. ISBN 1-871944-11-2. 
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Cockermouth   Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway   Bassenthwaite Lake

Coordinates: 54°39′35″N 3°17′56″W / 54.6597°N 3.2988°W / 54.6597; -3.2988