Irthlingborough railway station

Irthlingborough
Location
Place Irthlingborough
Area East Northamptonshire
Grid reference SP958706
Operations
Original company London and Birmingham Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
London Midland Region of British Railways
Platforms 2
History
2 June 1845 Opened as Higham Ferrers
28 April 1885 Renamed Higham Ferrers and Irthingborough
1 October 1910 Renamed Irthlingborogh
4 May 1964 Station closed to passengers[1]
6 June 1966 Station closed to goods[2]
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
UK Railways portal

Irthlingborough railway station is a former railway station in Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire, on the former Northampton and Peterborough Railway line which connected Peterborough and Northampton. In 1846 the line, along with the London and Birmingham Railway, became part of the London and North Western Railway.

At grouping in 1923 it became part of the London Midland and Scottish Railway.

The former service

The service was from Peterborough to Northampton via Wellingborough. The station opened in 1845 and closed in 1964 to passengers.


Former Services

|- style="text-align: center;" | style="border-top:solid 1px gray; "| Ditchford | style="background:#004400; border-top:solid 1px gray; " |   | style="text-align: center; border-top:solid 1px gray; "|London and North Western Railway
Northampton and Peterborough Railway | style="background:#004400;border-top:solid 1px gray; " |   | style="border-top:solid 1px gray; "|Addington |}

References

External links

  • Irthlingborough station on Subterranea Britannica

Coordinates: 52°19′30″N 0°35′44″W / 52.3249°N 0.5955°W / 52.3249; -0.5955


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.