Wickham Bishops railway station
|Original company||Maldon, Witham and Braintree Railway
Eastern Counties Railway
|Pre-grouping||Great Eastern Railway|
|Post-grouping||London and North Eastern Railway|
|2 October 1848||Opened as Wickham|
|1 October 1913||Renamed Wickham Bishops|
|7 September 1964||Closed|
|Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom|
|Closed railway stations in Britain
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The Maldon, Witham and Braintree railway – which consisted of two branch lines from the Eastern Counties Railway station at Witham – opened for goods on 15 August 1848. Passenger services began on 2 October that year, and a station originally named Wickham was opened that day.
The station was renamed Wickham Bishops on 1 October 1913, and closed on 7 September 1964.
|Preceding station||Disused railways||Following station|
Line closed, station open
|Great Eastern Railway
Witham-Maldon branch line
|Langford and Ulting
Line and station closed
- 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. 250. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199.
- Awdry, Christopher (1990). Encyclopaedia of British Railway Companies. London: Guild Publishing. p. 147. CN 8983.
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