Irthlingborough railway station

Place Irthlingborough
Area East Northamptonshire
Grid reference SP958706
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
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
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

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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

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