Wassand railway station

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Wassand
Location
Place Goxhill
Area East Riding of Yorkshire
Coordinates 53°52′59″N 0°11′38″W / 53.883000°N 0.193800°W / 53.883000; -0.193800Coordinates: 53°52′59″N 0°11′38″W / 53.883000°N 0.193800°W / 53.883000; -0.193800
Grid reference TA188444
Operations
Original company Hull and Hornsea Railway
Pre-grouping North Eastern Railway
Post-grouping London and North Eastern Railway
Platforms 2
History
1865 opened as Goxhill
1904 renamed
1953 closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Wassand railway station was a station on the Hull and Hornsea Railway, and served the villages of Wassand and Goxhill in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.

It opened in 1865, and was originally named "Goxhill". It was renamed "Wassand" (to avoid confusion with Goxhill in Lincolnshire) on 1 October 1904, and closed on 21 September 1953.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Sigglesthorne   North Eastern Railway
Hull and Hornsea Railway
  Hornsea Bridge

References[edit]

  • 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. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199. 
  • "Station Name: Wassand". Disused Stations. Subterranea Britannica. 20 April 2010. Retrieved 25 November 2011. 

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