Golf Club Halt railway station (England)

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Golf Club Halt
Golf Club Platform on the disused Dyke line.jpg
Golf Club Halt station
Location
PlaceHove
AreaBrighton & Hove
Grid referenceTQ267093
Operations
Original companyBrighton and Dyke Railway[1]
Pre-groupingLondon, Brighton and South Coast Railway
Platforms1[2]
History
1891Opened
1 January 1917Closed
26 July 1920Reopened
1 January 1939Closed
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
Dyke Railway Trail sign

Golf Club Halt railway station,[3][4] was a railway station in Hove, in East Sussex, England which opened in 1891 and closed in 1939.[5]. The station served the Brighton & Hove Golf Club, established in 1887.[5] As of 2018, the platform is still in situ, buried in undergrowth on private farmland.


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Rowan Halt   London, Brighton and South Coast Railway
Brighton and Dyke Railway
(1887-1939)
  The Dyke

References[edit]

  1. ^ J T Howard Turner (1977). The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway Volume 1 Origins and Foundation. ISBN 0-7134-0275-X.
  2. ^ H P White (1976). Forgotten Railways: South East England. ISBN 0-7153-7286-6.
  3. ^ Harding, Peter A. The Dyke Branch Line. ISBN 0-9523458-5-4.
  4. ^ Clark, Paul (1976). The Railways of Devil's Dyke. Crown Press Keighley Ltd. ISBN 0-902844-35-0.
  5. ^ a b "Sussex Branch Lines - Two Branches and a Siding". Retrieved 9 September 2007.

Coordinates: 50°52′12″N 0°12′01″W / 50.87000°N 0.20028°W / 50.87000; -0.20028