Laurencetown railway station

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Laurencetown
Old railway station at Laurencetown - geograph.org.uk - 220519.jpg
Remains of Laurencetown station photographed on 16 August 2006.
Location
Place Laurencetown
Area County Down
Coordinates 54°22′56″N 6°18′57″W / 54.382189°N 6.315851°W / 54.382189; -6.315851Coordinates: 54°22′56″N 6°18′57″W / 54.382189°N 6.315851°W / 54.382189; -6.315851
Operations
Original company Banbridge Junction Railway
Pre-grouping Great Northern Railway (Ireland)
Post-grouping Great Northern Railway (Ireland)
History
23 March 1859 Station opens
2 May 1955 Station closes
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

Laurencetown railway station was on the Banbridge Junction Railway which ran from Scarva to Banbridge in Northern Ireland.

History[edit]

The station was opened on 23 March 1859.[1]

The station closed on 2 May 1955.


Preceding station National Rail Historical railways Following station
Scarva   Banbridge Junction Railway
Scarva-Banbridge 1859-1863
  Banbridge (BJR)
Scarva   Banbridge Junction Railway
Scarva-Banbridge 1863-1904
  Banbridge (BLBR)
Scarva   Banbridge Junction Railway
Scarva-Banbridge 1904-1955
  Lenaderg

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laurencetown station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2012-05-06.