St Albans (London Road) railway station

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St Albans London Road
St Albans (London Rd) Railway Station.jpg
Location
Place St Albans
Area City and District of St Albans, Hertfordshire
Coordinates 51°44′42″N 0°19′40″W / 51.745078°N 0.327806°W / 51.745078; -0.327806Coordinates: 51°44′42″N 0°19′40″W / 51.745078°N 0.327806°W / 51.745078; -0.327806
Operations
Original company Hatfield and St Albans Railway
Pre-grouping Great Northern Railway
Post-grouping LNER
Platforms 1
History
16 October 1865 Station opened[1]
1 October 1951 Station closed[1]
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
170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

St Albans London Road was one of three railway stations in St Albans, Hertfordshire.

History[edit]

A 1902 Railway Clearing House map of railways in the vicinity of St Albans (London Road) (lower left, shown here as G.N.)
Railway stations in St Albans
Midland Main Line
to The North
St Albans City
St Albans Abbey
St Albans (London Road)
Park Street
Sanders Siding
Abbey Line
to Watford Junction
Salvation Army Halt
Hertfordshire County
Mental Hospital
Hill End
Hatfield to St Albans Line
Midland Main Line
to London St. Pancras

The station was opened by the Hatfield and St Albans Railway on 16 October 1865,[1] and passenger services ceased on 1 October 1951.[1]

The station building has been restored, and the trackbed now forms part of the Alban Way, a 6½-mile-long cycle track from St Albans to Hatfield.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
St Albans Abbey
Line closed; station open
  Great Northern Railway
Hatfield and St Albans Railway
  Salvation Army Halt
Line and station closed

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Butt (1995), page 202

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