Hallington railway station

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Hallington
Hallington-railway-station-by-John-Beal.jpg
Hallington railway station (disused and converted) in 2007
Location
Place Hallington
Area Lincolnshire
Coordinates 53°20′51″N 0°02′34″W / 53.3474°N 0.0429°W / 53.3474; -0.0429Coordinates: 53°20′51″N 0°02′34″W / 53.3474°N 0.0429°W / 53.3474; -0.0429
Grid reference TF304851
Operations
Original company Louth and Lincoln Railway
Pre-grouping Great Northern Railway
Post-grouping LNER
Platforms 1
History
28 June 1876 opened (goods)
1 December 1876 opened (passenger)
5 November 1951 closed (passenger)
17 December 1956 closed (goods)
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Hallington railway station was a station in Hallington, Lincolnshire.[1][2]

History[edit]

The Great Northern Railway planned and built a branch line from Bardney to Louth in stages, the final stage between Donington on Bain and Louth opening to goods on 28 June 1876 and passengers on 1 December 1876.[3] Hallington railway station was the first station west of Louth on this line.

Passenger services ended on 5 November 1951, goods traffic on 17 December 1956.

The station buildings still stand and are now a private dwelling.

Route[edit]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Withcall   Great Northern Railway
Louth to Bardney line
  Louth

References[edit]

  1. ^ British Railways Atlas.1947. p.17
  2. ^ Historic England. "Hallington railway station (507015)". PastScape. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 
  3. ^ "The Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire Transport Review - Bardney - a Retrospect". Archived from the original on 8 April 2009. Retrieved 3 June 2009.