Clifton Bridge railway station


Clifton Bridge railway station
Clifton Bridge
Clifton Bridge Stn 2.jpg
The station site in 2008
Location
Place Bristol
Area Bristol
Operations
Original company Portishead Railway
Post-grouping Great Western Railway
Platforms 2
History
18 April 1867 Opened
24–27 January 1880 Converted from broad to standard gauge
15 September 1880 Second platform added
March 1891 Renamed as Rownham
1899 Station flooded
1910 Renamed as Clifton Bridge
29 October 1962 Downgraded from station to halt
7 September 1964 Closed to passengers
5 July 1965 Closed to goods
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Coordinates: 51°26′48″N 2°37′33″W / 51.44677°N 2.62573°W / 51.44677; -2.62573

Clifton Bridge station is located in Bristol
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Clifton Bridge station
Clifton Bridge station, Bristol

Clifton Bridge railway station was a railway station in Bristol, England, on the Portishead Railway.[1] Closed in 1964.[2]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Ashton Gate
Line open, Station closed
  Great Western Railway
Portishead Railway
  Nightingale Valley Halt
Line open, Station closed

References

  1. ^ Oakley, Mike (2006). Bristol Railway Stations 1840-2005. Redcliffe. pp. 57–60. ISBN 9781904537540. 
  2. ^ "Clifton RFC History - Edward Payne Press". www.cliftonrfchistory.co.uk. http://www.cliftonrfchistory.co.uk/captains/press/press.htm. Retrieved 2009-01-15. 

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