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Avonmouth Docks railway station was in the Avonmouth district of Bristol. It was opened by the Great Western Railway on 9 May 1910 as a terminus for trains on the Henbury Loop Line. The last train to the station ran on 22 March 1915, after which it was closed as a wartime economy measure. It officially closed on 28 April 1919.[1]

Avonmouth Docks
Avonmouth Docks railway station.jpg
The only known photograph of the station.
Location
PlaceAvonmouth
AreaBristol
Coordinates51°30′00″N 2°42′08″W / 51.5000°N 2.7023°W / 51.5000; -2.7023Coordinates: 51°30′00″N 2°42′08″W / 51.5000°N 2.7023°W / 51.5000; -2.7023
Operations
Original companyGreat Western Railway
Pre-groupingGreat Western Railway
Platforms1
History
9 May 1910Opened
22 March 1915Last train runs
28 April 1919Officially closed
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mike Oakley (2006). Bristol Railway Stations 1840-2005. Redcliffe. p. 45. ISBN 1-904537-54-5.

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