Grantham Ambergate Yard railway station

Grantham Ambergate Yard railway station was first opened by the Ambergate, Nottingham, Boston and Eastern Junction Railway in 1850 between Grantham and Nottingham as its first terminus.

Grantham Ambergate Yard
LocationEngland
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyAmbergate, Nottingham, Boston and Eastern Junction Railway
Key dates
15 July 1850Station opened
Also known as Grantham Old Wharf
2 August 1852Station closed[1]

In some literature it is referred to as "Old Wharf". However, that may have been its location adjacent to the Grantham Canal.[2]

When the Great Northern Railway arrived in 1852, the ANB&EJR acquired running rights into its station.

The station closed on 1 August 1852.

Fragment of the map of the proposed Ambergate, Nottingham & Boston, and Eastern Junction Railway showing the annotation regarding the history of Grantham Ambergate Yard station.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Butt, R.V.J., (1995) The Directory of Railway Stations, Yeovil: Patrick Stephens
  2. ^ "District map of the Ambergate, Nottingham & Boston, and Eastern Junction Railway, with extension and branches." Late 19th century. Lincolnshire Archives ref: 4 GL/5/6. Acc. Number: 2008/35.

Coordinates: 52°54′32″N 0°39′08″W / 52.90881°N 0.65213°W / 52.90881; -0.65213