Llandrillo railway station

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Llandrillo
Llandrillo station site geograph-3755499-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
Site of the station in 2001
Location
Place Llandrillo, Denbighshire
Area Denbighshire
Operations
Pre-grouping Great Western Railway
Platforms 2
History
16 Jul 1866 Opened
14 Dec 1964 Closed to passengers
2 Nov 1964 Closed to goods [1]
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

Llandrillo railway station (Pron:Thlan-dri-thlo) in Denbighshire, Wales, was a station on the Ruabon to Barmouth line. It was to have closed to passengers on Monday 18 January 1965 but closed prematurely on 14 December 1964 due to flood damage. The station had a signal box and was a passing place on the single line.

According to the Official Handbook of Stations the following classes of traffic were being handled at this station in 1956: G, P, F, L, H & C and there was a 1-ton crane.[2]

Neighbouring stations[edit]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Cynwyd   Great Western Railway
Ruabon Barmouth Line
  Llandderfel

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clinker, C.R., (1978) Clinker’s Register of Closed Stations, Avon Anglia ISBN 0-905466-19-5
  2. ^ 1956, Official Handbook of Stations, British Transport Commission

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Coordinates: 52°55′42″N 3°26′55″W / 52.9284°N 3.4485°W / 52.9284; -3.4485