Longwood and Milnsbridge railway station

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Longwood and Milnsbridge
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Industrial scene up Colne Valley from Longwood & Milnsbridge Station
Location
Place Huddersfield
Area Kirklees
Coordinates 53°38′32″N 1°49′17″W / 53.64233°N 1.82138°W / 53.64233; -1.82138Coordinates: 53°38′32″N 1°49′17″W / 53.64233°N 1.82138°W / 53.64233; -1.82138
Grid reference SE119162
Operations
Original company Huddersfield and Manchester Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
Platforms 4
History
1 August 1849[1] opened
6 October 1968 closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Longwood and Milnsbridge railway station is a former railway station serving the Longwood and Milnsbridge areas of Huddersfield in West Yorkshire, England that was located between the existing Huddersfield and Slaithwaite stations. It closed on 6 October 1968 (along with many other wayside stations on the Huddersfield to Manchester line) as a result of the Beeching Axe.

Kirklees South Lines
To Heckmondwike
To Dewsbury and Wakefield
To Calderdale
Cooper Bridge
Bradley
Deighton (1982– )
Deighton (1871–1930)
Kirkheaton
Newtown goods
Huddersfield
Fenay Bridge and Lepton
Longwood and Milnsbridge
Lockwood
Golcar
Kirkburton
Netherton
Berry Brow
Slaithwaite
Healey House
Meltham
Honley
Marsden
Brockholes
To Saddleworth
Thongsbridge
Stocksmoor
enlarge… Holmfirth
Shepley
Denby Dale
Shelley
To Penistone
Skelmanthorpe
Cuckoos Nest
Clayton West

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Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Golcar   L&NWR
Huddersfield Line
  Huddersfield
Line open, Station open