Prees railway station

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Prees National Rail
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Location
Place Prees
Local authority Shropshire Council
Grid reference SJ537337
Operations
Station code PRS
Managed by Arriva Trains Wales
Number of platforms 2
DfT category F2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2011/12 Increase 8,670
2012/13 Decrease 5,112
2013/14 Decrease 4,892
2014/15 Increase 6,242
2015/16 Increase 6,674
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Prees from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Prees railway station serves the village of Prees in Shropshire, England, although the station is a mile to the west of the village and in the parish of Wem Rural. The station is 18 miles 36 chains (29.7 km) from Crewe South Junction[1] (approximately 14.0 mi (22.5 km) north of Shrewsbury) on the Welsh Marches Line.

The station has two platforms and trains only stop here upon request.

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturdays there is generally a two-hourly service from here southbound to Shrewsbury and northbound to Crewe with four trains a day in each direction on Sundays.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yonge, John (March 2005) [1990]. Jacobs, Gerald, ed. Railway Track Diagrams 4: Midlands & North West (2nd ed.). Bradford on Avon: Trackmaps. map 23A. ISBN 0-9549866-0-1. 
  2. ^ GB eNRT December 2015 Edition, Table 131

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External links[edit]


Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Wem   Arriva Trains Wales
Welsh Marches Line
  Whitchurch

Coordinates: 52°53′57″N 2°41′22″W / 52.8992°N 2.6895°W / 52.8992; -2.6895