Gloucestershire Parkway railway station

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Gloucestershire Parkway railway station is or was a proposed development in transport infrastructure for a semi-greenfield site surrounded by warehouse and light industry units 1.4 miles (2.3 km) east of Gloucester city centre (including its main railway station) which is on a major east-west spur line off of the greater north-south Birmingham-to-Bristol line on which this station would be built. The proposed site is specifically by an intra-city (urban) part of the inceptive A40 road in an area known as Elmbridge Court, Gloucester, England, UK.[1]

Specific proposal

If approved its 2006-submitted designs involve building:

In May 2007 the Department for Transport dismissed the above plans stating that several issues needed to be resolved.[3] As of 2013 there has been no further development.

See also

References

  1. ^ Gloucestershire County Council - Frequently asked questions about Gloucestershire Parkway
  2. ^ bbc.co.uk. "A new rail link for Gloucestershire". Archived from the original (shtml) on 2006-12-01. Retrieved 2007-05-14.
  3. ^ BBC News Online (2007-05-11). "Government derails Parkway scheme" (stm). Retrieved 2007-05-14.

External links

  • Gloucester Urban Regeneration

Coordinates: 51°52′22″N 2°11′41″W / 51.87278°N 2.19472°W / 51.87278; -2.19472

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