Garton railway station

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Garton
Location
Place Garton-on-the-Wolds
Area East Riding of Yorkshire
Coordinates 54°00′30″N 0°30′19″W / 54.008269°N 0.505371°W / 54.008269; -0.505371Coordinates: 54°00′30″N 0°30′19″W / 54.008269°N 0.505371°W / 54.008269; -0.505371
Grid reference SE980579
Operations
Original company Malton and Driffield Railway
Pre-grouping North Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
Platforms 1
History
1853 Opened
1950 Closed
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

Garton railway station (SE980579) was a railway station on the Malton & Driffield Railway (MDR) in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It opened on 19 May 1853, and served the village of Garton-on-the-Wolds. It closed on 5 June 1950.

Garton was the least important station on the MDR, handling fewer passengers than any other.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Burton, Warwick. Malton & Driffield Junction Railway. Martin Bairstow. p. [page needed]. ISBN 1-871944-16-3. 

Sources[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. 
  • "Station Name: Garton". Disused Stations. Subterranea Britannica. 2 July 2010. Retrieved 10 December 2011. 

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Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Wetwang   North Eastern Railway
Malton & Driffield Railway
  Driffield