Whitchurch Halt railway station

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Whitchurch Halt
Location
PlaceWhitchurch
AreaSomerset
Coordinates51°24′12″N 2°33′23″W / 51.4034°N 2.5563°W / 51.4034; -2.5563Coordinates: 51°24′12″N 2°33′23″W / 51.4034°N 2.5563°W / 51.4034; -2.5563
Grid referenceST614673
Operations
Post-groupingGreat Western Railway
Western Region of British Railways
Platforms1
History
1925 (1925)Opened
2 November 1959 (1959-11-02)Closed
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

Whitchurch Halt railway station served the village of Whitchurch, Somerset, England on the Bristol and North Somerset Railway.

History[edit]

The station opened in 1925 by the Great Western Railway. It was situated adjacent to the A37 on Wells Road. Behind the station was an orchard.[1] The station closed to both passengers and goods traffic on 2 November 1959.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Whitchurch Halt – a 1950's wayside halt". GWR Modelling. Retrieved 4 June 2020.
  2. ^ "Bristol's Lost Railway Stations". Flickr. Retrieved 12 April 2017.

External links[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Brislington
Line and station closed
  Great Western Railway
Bristol and North Somerset Railway
  Pensford
Line and station closed