Plawsworth railway station

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Plawsworth
Location
Place Plawsworth
Area County Durham
Coordinates 54°49′40″N 1°34′58″W / 54.8279°N 1.5828°W / 54.8279; -1.5828Coordinates: 54°49′40″N 1°34′58″W / 54.8279°N 1.5828°W / 54.8279; -1.5828
Grid reference NZ269482
Operations
Original company North Eastern Railway
Pre-grouping North Eastern Railway
Post-grouping LNER
Platforms 2
History
1868 (1868) Station opened
1952 Station close to passengers
1963 Station closed completely
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Plawsworth railway station was a railway station that served the village of Plawsworth, County Durham, England from 1868 to 1963 on the East Coast Main Line.

History[edit]

The station opened in 1868 by the North Eastern Railway. The station was situated north from Durham and south from Chester-le-Street station. The station closed to passengers in 1952 and closed to goods traffic in 1963.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pastscape - Detailed Result: Plawsworth". Pastscape. Retrieved 24 February 2017. 

External links[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Durham
Line and station open
  North Eastern Railway
East Coast Main Line
  Chester-le-Street
Line and station open