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Bures railway station

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Place  Bures
Station code  BUE
DfT category  F2
Number of platforms  1
Grid reference  TL903338
Managed by  Abellio Greater Anglia
2011/12  53,944
Local authority  Braintree District
Bures railway station
Address  Bures CO8 5DQ, United Kingdom
Similar  Chappel & Wakes Colne rail, Marks Tey railway station, Wivenhoe railway station, Alresford (Essex) railway st, Sudbury railway station

Bures railway station is on the Gainsborough Line, a branch off the Great Eastern Main Line to Sudbury, in the East of England, serving the village of Bures, which straddles the counties of Essex and Suffolk.

It is 53 miles 45 chains (86.2 km) down-line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Sudbury and Chappel & Wakes Colne. Its three-letter station code is BUE.

The station is currently operated by Abellio Greater Anglia, which also runs all trains serving the station. It is unstaffed and has one platform as the line is single-track.

The station opened with the opening of the line from Marks Tey to Sudbury as part of the Stour Valley Railway on 2 July 1849. On 12 July 1887 one person was killed at Bures when part of a runaway train collided with a crossing gate.

Services

The typical off-peak service is as follows:

References

Bures railway station Wikipedia


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