Umbra railway station

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Umbra
Umbra level crossing near Downhill.jpg
NIR Class 80 train passing the site of Umbra station in 1984
Location
Place Benone
Area County Londonderry
Coordinates 55°09′43″N 6°51′47″W / 55.162065°N 6.862948°W / 55.162065; -6.862948Coordinates: 55°09′43″N 6°51′47″W / 55.162065°N 6.862948°W / 55.162065; -6.862948
Operations
Original company Londonderry and Coleraine Railway
Post-grouping Belfast and Northern Counties Railway
Platforms 1
History
1855 Station opens
1861 Station closes
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

Umbra railway station served the Umbra nature reserve near Downhill in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

The Londonderry and Coleraine Railway opened the station in 1855.[1]

It served only as a request stop for its short lifetime, and closed in 1861.

Routes[edit]

Preceding station National Rail Historical railways Following station
Downhill
Line open, station closed
  Londonderry and Coleraine Railway
Coleraine-Derry
  Magilligan
Line open, station closed

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Umbra station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2012-04-29.