Newark Castle railway station


Newark Castle railway station
Newark Castle National Rail
The station building on platform 1
Location
Place Newark-on-Trent
Local authority Newark and Sherwood
Operations
Station code NCT
Managed by East Midlands Trains
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage
2004/05 * increase 0.650 million
2005/06 * increase 0.707 million
2006/07 * decrease 2,905
2007/08 * increase 324,202
2008/09 * increase 345,128
2009/10 * increase 413,900
History
Opened 3 August 1846 (3 August 1846)
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* Annual passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Newark Castle from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Please note: methodology may vary year on year.
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Newark-on-Trent
Legend
Abbreviated in this map
East Coast Main Line
Straight track Abbreviated in this map
Nottingham to Lincoln Line
Track turning from left Flat crossing Unknown BSicon "ABZ3rg" Track turning right
Newark Crossing
Straight track Right side of cross-platform interchange Left side of cross-platform interchange
Newark North Gate
Straight track Junction from left Track turning right
Station on track Straight track
Newark Castle
Level crossing Straight track
Great North Road
Abbreviated in this map Straight track
Nottingham to Lincoln Line
Abbreviated in this map
East Coast Main Line
Newark Castle signalbox

Newark Castle railway station serves the town of Newark in Nottinghamshire, England. It was built in 1846 for the Midland Railway in the Italianate style. It is on the Nottingham to Lincoln Line. Its name comes from the nearby castle. The other station in Newark is Newark North Gate.

Trains run hourly towards Lincoln eastbound, and Leicester westbound. East Midlands Trains also run a daily return train from Lincoln to London St Pancras International Monday to Saturday.

References

  • David Marshall Smith (1965) The industrial archaeology of the East Midlands: Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, and the adjoining parts of Derbyshire. Industrial archaeology of the British Isles (David & Charles) page 263

External links

Preceding station   National Rail National Rail   Following station
East Midlands Trains
East Midlands Trains

Coordinates: 53°04′50″N 0°48′48″W / 53.08056°N 0.81333°W / 53.08056; -0.81333



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