Lartington railway station

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Lartington
Location
Place Lartington
Area County Durham
Operations
Original company SD&LUR
Pre-grouping North Eastern Railway
Platforms 2
History
1861 Opened
1962 Closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Lartington railway station was situated on the South Durham & Lancashire Union Railway between Barnard Castle and Kirkby Stephen East. It served the village of Lartington. The station opened to passenger traffic on 26 March 1861, and closed on 22 January 1962. The station and related buildings remain intact as a private dwelling.

In 1910, Lartington station was the site of an accident in which 7 people were injured.[1]

References[edit]

  • Walton, Peter (1992). The Stainmore & Eden Valley Railways. Oxford Publishing Co. ISBN 0-86093-306-7. 
  • Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory Of Railway Stations. Patrick Stephens Limited. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. 
  • British Railways Pre-Grouping Atlas And Gazetteer. Ian Allan Publishing. 1958/1997. ISBN 0-7110-0320-3. 
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Bowes   South Durham & Lancashire Union Railway   Barnard Castle

Coordinates: 54°33′19″N 1°58′29″W / 54.5553°N 1.9748°W / 54.5553; -1.9748