Poulton Curve Halt railway station


Poulton Curve Halt railway station

Infobox UK disused station
name = Poulton Curve
manager = LYR / LNWR
locale = Poulton-le-Fylde
borough = Wyre
platforms = 2


caption =
line = Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway / London and North Western Railway
latitude = 53.8499 | longitude = -2.9974
gridref =
years = 1 February 1909| events = Opened
years1 = 1 July 1952
events1 = Closed

Poulton Curve was a halt on the Fleetwood-to-Blackpool railway line in Lancashire, England.

On 1 July 1899 a new curve was opened at Poulton-le-Fylde to complete the triangle of lines between Kirkham, stnlnk|Fleetwood and Blackpool. Poulton Curve Halt was opened on this section on 1 February 1909. It closed on 1 July 1952.

References

GBoldmap|53.8499|-2.9974|SD|3448|3976|Poulton Curve Halt
NPE Maps=(1947)
Vision of Britain=y
Old OS Maps=(estimated 1925 to 1945)

* Suggitt, G. (2003, revised 2004) "Lost Railways of Lancashire", [http://www.countrysidebooks.co.uk Countryside Books, Newbury] , ISBN 1 85306 801 2, p.38
* Welch, M.S. (2004) "Lancashire Steam Finale", Runpast Publishing, Cheltenham, ISBN 1 870754 61 1, p.27

rail line
next=stnlnk|Thornton for Cleveleys
previous=stnlnk|Layton
route=Preston and Wyre
Joint Railway

Fleetwood Branch Line
col=964B00

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