Skelmanthorpe railway station
Skelmanthorpe Station. The bridge carries Station Road over the Kirklees Light Railway.
|Original company||Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway|
|Pre-grouping||London and North Western Railway|
|Post-grouping||London, Midland and Scottish Railway|
|Operated by||Kirklees Light Railway|
|1 September 1879||opened|
|24 January 1983||closed|
|26 December 1992||reopened|
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|Kirklees South Lines|
Skelmanthorpe railway station is a station that was previously on the national rail network, and is now a station on the Minimum Gauge Kirklees Light Railway. Situated in Skelmanthorpe, West Yorkshire, Northern England.
The station was opened by the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway as part of their 3.5 miles (5.6 km) branch line from Clayton West Junction on the Huddersfield and Sheffield Junction Railway (between Shepley and Denby Dale) to Clayton West.
|Preceding station||Heritage railways||Following station|
|Shelley||Kirklees Light Railway||Cuckoos Nest|
Clayton West branch
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