Shipley Gate railway station

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Shipley Gate
Site of Shipley Gate Station - geograph.org.uk - 550887.jpg
The site of the station in 2007
Location
PlaceShipley
AreaAmber Valley
Coordinates53°00′08″N 1°18′50″W / 53.0022°N 1.3139°W / 53.0022; -1.3139Coordinates: 53°00′08″N 1°18′50″W / 53.0022°N 1.3139°W / 53.0022; -1.3139
Grid referenceSK461452
Operations
Original companyMidland Railway
Pre-groupingMidland Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
Platforms2
History
1 July 1851 (1851-07-01)Station opened
27 August 1948 (1948-08-27)Station closed
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

Shipley Gate railway station served the town of Shipley, Derbyshire, England from 1851 to 1948 on the Erewash Valley Line.

History[edit]

The station opened on 1 July 1851 by the Midland Railway.[1]. The station closed to passengers on 27 August 1948.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 211. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508.
  2. ^ "Shipley Gate railway station (site), Derbyshire". Geograph. Retrieved 30 June 2017.

External links[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Langley Mill
Line and station open
  Midland Railway
Erewash Valley Line
  Ilkeston Junction and Cossall
Line open, station closed