Hookagate and Redhill railway station

Hookagate and Redhill railway station was a station in Hook-a-Gate, Shropshire, England. The station was opened in 1866 and closed in 1933.

Hookagate and Redhill
LocationHook-a-Gate, Shropshire
England
Coordinates52°40′58″N 2°47′11″W / 52.6829°N 2.7864°W / 52.6829; -2.7864Coordinates: 52°40′58″N 2°47′11″W / 52.6829°N 2.7864°W / 52.6829; -2.7864
Grid referenceSJ470097
Platforms1
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyPotteries, Shrewsbury and North Wales Railway
Pre-groupingShropshire and Montgomeryshire Railway
Post-groupingShropshire and Montgomeryshire Railway
Key dates
13 August 1866Station opened
21 December 1866Closed
December 1868Reopened
22 June 1880Closed
14 April 1911Reopened by S&MR
6 November 1933Closed for public services

ReferencesEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (1991). Branch Line to Shrewsbury. Middleton Press. figs. 99-104. ISBN 9780906520864. OCLC 26310498.
  • Mitchell, Vic; Smith, Keith (2008). Shrewsbury to Newtown. Middleton Press. figs. 19-21. ISBN 9781906008291. OCLC 880765045.


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Hanwood Road
Line and station closed
  Shropshire and Montgomeryshire Railway
Potteries, Shrewsbury and North Wales Railway
  Meole Brace
Line and station closed