Golf Club Halt railway station (England)

Golf Club Halt railway station,[3][4] was a railway station in Hove, in East Sussex, England which opened in 1891 and closed in 1939.[5] The station served the Brighton & Hove Golf Club, established in 1887.[5] As of 2018, the platform is still in situ, buried in undergrowth on private farmland.

Golf Club Halt
Golf Club Platform on the disused Dyke line.jpg
Golf Club Halt station
LocationHove, Brighton & Hove
England
Grid referenceTQ267093
Platforms1[1]
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyBrighton and Dyke Railway[2]
Pre-groupingLondon, Brighton and South Coast Railway
Key dates
1891Opened
1 January 1917Closed
26 July 1920Reopened
1 January 1939Closed
Dyke Railway Trail sign


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Rowan Halt   London, Brighton and South Coast Railway
Brighton and Dyke Railway
(1887-1939)
  The Dyke

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ H P White (1976). Forgotten Railways: South East England. ISBN 0-7153-7286-6.
  2. ^ J T Howard Turner (1977). The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway Volume 1 Origins and Foundation. ISBN 0-7134-0275-X.
  3. ^ Harding, Peter A. The Dyke Branch Line. ISBN 0-9523458-5-4.
  4. ^ Clark, Paul (1976). The Railways of Devil's Dyke. Crown Press Keighley Ltd. ISBN 0-902844-35-0.
  5. ^ a b "Sussex Branch Lines - Two Branches and a Siding". Retrieved 9 September 2007.

Coordinates: 50°52′12″N 0°12′01″W / 50.87000°N 0.20028°W / 50.87000; -0.20028