Herriard railway station

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Herriard
Herriard Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place Herriard
Area Basingstoke and Deane
Coordinates 51°12′15″N 1°02′53″W / 51.2043°N 1.0480°W / 51.2043; -1.0480Coordinates: 51°12′15″N 1°02′53″W / 51.2043°N 1.0480°W / 51.2043; -1.0480
Grid reference SU667452
Operations
Original company Basingstoke and Alton Light Railway
Pre-grouping London and South Western Railway
Post-grouping Southern Railway
Platforms 2
History
1 June 1901 (1901-06-01) Station opened
1 January 1917 Closed
18 August 1924 Reopened
12 September 1932 (1932-09-12) Closed to passengers
1 June 1936 Closed to freight
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Station remains

Herriard railway station was a railway station in the village of Herriard, Hampshire, UK. The station was a stop on the Basingstoke and Alton Light Railway until its closure in 1932. On Sunday, 19 August 1928, a crash scene from the film The Wrecker was filmed at Herriard. A set of SECR coaches and a Class F1 locomotive no. A148 were released on an incline to collide into a Foden steam lorry.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (1984). Branch Lines to Alton. Midhurst, West Sussex: Middleton Press. ISBN 0-906520-11-8. 

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Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Cliddesden   Basingstoke and Alton Light Railway   Bentworth and Lasham