Flordon railway station

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Flordon
Location
Place Flordon
Area District of South Norfolk
Grid reference TM191969
Operations
Pre-grouping Eastern Union Railway
Great Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
Eastern Region of British Railways
Platforms 2
History
12 December 1849 Opened (Florden)[1]
1875 Renamed (Flordon)[1]
19 April 1965 Closed to freight
7 November 1966 Closed to passengers[1]
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

Flordon railway station was a station in Flordon, Norfolk. It opened in 1849 when the line from London to Norwich was constructed. It was closed in 1966 as part of the Beeching Axe.

Former Services[edit]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Swainsthorpe   Great Eastern Railway
Great Eastern Main Line
  Forncett

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c 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. p. 97. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199. 

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Coordinates: 52°31′38″N 1°13′53″E / 52.5273°N 1.2314°E / 52.5273; 1.2314