Cookham railway station

Cookham railway station serves the village of Cookham, Berkshire, England. Great Western Railway trains between Maidenhead and Marlow serve the station, but through services to and from London Paddington in peak hours Monday to Friday no longer run. It is 2 miles 73 chains (4.7 km) down the line from Maidenhead and 27 miles 12 chains (43.7 km) measured from Paddington.

Cookham National Rail
Cookham railway station 1.jpg
Looking south towards Furze Platt
Location
PlaceCookham
Local authorityWindsor and Maidenhead
Grid referenceSU886850
Operations
Station codeCOO
Managed byGreat Western Railway
Number of platforms1
DfT categoryE
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2014/15Increase 0.214 million
2015/16Increase 0.218 million
2016/17Decrease 0.216 million
2017/18Decrease 0.210 million
2018/19Increase 0.227 million
History
Key datesOpened 1 August 1854 (1 August 1854)
Original companyWycombe Railway
Pre-groupingGreat Western Railway
Post-groupingGWR
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Cookham from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.

Cookham station was opened by the Wycombe Railway in 1854. The station now has a single platform. A second platform survives but is disused. The former Station House is now let to private occupants.

View from the road in 1986
Looking down the line towards Marlow in 2015

ServicesEdit

Trains run hourly in each direction throughout the week (including Sundays), rising to every 30 minutes at weekday peak times.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Table 120 National Rail timetable, May 2016

External linksEdit

Preceding station   National Rail Following station
Furze Platt   Great Western Railway
Marlow Branch Line
  Bourne End
  Historical railways  
Maidenhead Boyne Hill
Line open, station closed
  Great Western Railway
Wycombe Railway
  Bourne End
Line and station open

Coordinates: 51°33′25″N 0°43′19″W / 51.557°N 0.722°W / 51.557; -0.722