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Brigham railway station

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Place  Brigham
Grid reference  NY085310
Platforms in use  3
Area  Allerdale
28 April 1847  Opened
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Pre-grouping  London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping  London, Midland and Scottish Railway
Original company  Cockermouth and Workington Railway
Similar  Baggrow railway station, Cummersdale railway station, Glasson railway station, Kirkandrews railway station, Bromfield (Cumbria) railway st

Brigham railway station was situated on the Cockermouth and Workington Railway and served the village of Brigham, Cumbria, England.

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History

The station opened on 28 April 1847 and closed on 18 April 1966. The last train was the 20:19 DMU from Keswick to Workington Main on Saturday 16 April.

Afterlife

In 2013 remains of the station and the junction to Papcastle station were still visible by the A66 road before the Great Broughton junction; most of this track now forms part of the A66.

References

Brigham railway station Wikipedia


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