Stow Bardolph railway station

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Stow Bardolph
Location
Place Stow Bardolph
Area King's Lynn and West Norfolk
Grid reference TF606070
Operations
Original company Lynn and Ely Railway[1]
Pre-grouping Great Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
Platforms 2
History
27 Oct 1846 Opened as Stow[1]
1 Jul 1923 Renamed
Stow Bardolph[1]
4 Nov 1963 Closed[1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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170433 at Edinburgh Waverley.JPG UK Railways portal

Stow Bardolph railway station, in the parish of Stow Bardolph, Norfolk, served the villages of Stow Bardolph and Stowbridge. It closed in 1963.


Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Downham Market
Line and station open
  Great Eastern Railway
Fen Line
  Holme
Line open, station closed


The Lynn & Ely Railway Bill received the Royal Assent on 30 June 1845. Work started on the line in 1846 and the line and its stations were opened on 27 October 1846. Stow Station opened with the line and was situated South of Holme Gate Station and north of Downham Station. The line ran from Ely to Downham, the eventual destination being Ely.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 221. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199. 
  2. ^ Ref: CJ Allen and RVJ Butt

External links[edit]

Media related to Stow Bardolph level crossing at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 52°38′15″N 0°22′21″E / 52.6374°N 0.3726°E / 52.6374; 0.3726