Newport Pagnell railway station

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Newport Pagnell
Newport Pagnell RCTS Rail Tour geograph-2821405-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
LNWR Webb Coal Tank No. 58887 at Newport Pagnell in 1954.
Location
Place Newport Pagnell
Area Milton Keynes
Grid reference SP871435
Operations
Original company Newport Pagnell Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Platforms 1
History
2 September 1867 Station opened
7 September 1964 station closed (passengers)
22 May 1967 Station closed (completely)
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

Newport Pagnell railway station was a railway station that served the town of Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, on the Wolverton to Newport Pagnell Line. Opened in 1867 the station consisted of a brick built station building, and extensive goods facilities.

The last passenger train ran on 6 September 1964 and the last goods train on 22 May 1967. The station site is now under a modern office and retail development.

Motive Power Depot

The London and North Western Railway opened a small motive power depot at the south side of the line near the station in 1886. This was closed 15 June 1955 and demolished.[1]

Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Great Linford
Line and station closed
  London and North Western Railway
Wolverton to Newport Pagnell Line
  Terminus

References

  1. ^ Roger Griffiths and Paul Smith, The directory of British engine sheds:1 (Oxford Publishing Co., 1999), p.117. ISBN 0 86093 542 6.

External links

  • Station on Disused Stations
  • The station station on navigable 1946 O. S. map
  • Plan of the station's layout

Coordinates: 52°05′00″N 0°43′50″W / 52.0834°N 0.7305°W / 52.0834; -0.7305

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