Lando Platform railway station

Lando Platform railway station served the village of Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales, from 1915 to 1964 on the South Wales Railway.

Lando Platform
General information
LocationPembrey, Carmarthenshire
Other information
Original companyGreat Western Railway
Pre-groupingGreat Western Railway
Post-groupingGreat Western Railway
Key dates
15 September 1915 (1915-09-15)Opened as Lando Siding
?Name changed to Lando Siding
September 1928Name changed to Lando Platform
15 June 1964 (1964-06-15)Closed



The station was opened as Lando Siding on 15 September 1915 by the Great Western Railway, although the agreements for the services were made on 19 September and the first Trains ran on 20 September of the same year. It didn't appear in the timetable as it only served workmen. Its name was changed to Lando Halt later[when?] but it was changed again to Lando Platform in September 1928. This name was added to the Railway Clearing House handbook in January 1948. It closed on 15 June 1964.[1][2]


  1. ^ Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales - a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 256. OCLC 931112387.
  2. ^ Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 138. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508.
Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Pembrey and Burry Port
Line and station open
  Great Western Railway
South Wales Railway
Line and station open