Caister Camp Halt railway station

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Caister Camp Halt
Caister Camp Halt railway station.jpg
Location
Place Caister-on-Sea
Area Great Yarmouth
Grid reference TG522134
Operations
Post-grouping Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway
Eastern Region of British Railways
Platforms 1
History
17 July 1933 Opened
September 1939 Closed
June 1948 Reopened
27 September 1958 Last day of services
2 March 1959 Official closure
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

Caister Camp Halt was a railway station on the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway which served the holiday camps near the Norfolk coastal town of Caister-on-Sea, England.

History

Opened by the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway, the station was closed as a wartime measure before passing briefly to the Eastern Region of British Railways on nationalisation in 1948 only to be closed by the British Railways in 1959.

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
California Halt   Midland and Great Northern
Yarmouth Line
  Caister-on-Sea

References

  • 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 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
  • Jowett, Alan (2000). Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas (1st ed.). Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 978-0-906899-99-1. OCLC 228266687.
  • Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.

Coordinates: 52°39′35″N 1°43′40″E / 52.65961°N 1.72788°E / 52.65961; 1.72788

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