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Langworth railway station was a railway station in Langworth, Lincolnshire,[2] opened in 1848 and closed in 1965.[3] On 30 June 2015, a freight train was derailed near the site of the station.[4] On 3 March 2017 The station building was damaged when a car drove through the railway barriers.[5]

Langworth for Wragby
Langworth former station geograph-3744210-by-Ben-Brooksbank.jpg
The station in 1992
Location
Coordinates53°16′13″N 0°25′24″W / 53.2704°N 0.4234°W / 53.2704; -0.4234Coordinates: 53°16′13″N 0°25′24″W / 53.2704°N 0.4234°W / 53.2704; -0.4234
Grid referenceTF052759
Operations
Original companyGreat Grimsby and Sheffield Junction Railway
Pre-groupingGreat Central Railway
Platforms2
History
18 December 1848Opened
1 November 1965Closed[1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z
Langworth level crossing


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Reepham   Great Central Railway   Snelland

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Butt, R.V.J., (1995) The Directory of Railway Stations, Yeovil: Patrick Stephens
  2. ^ British Railways Atlas.1947. p.17
  3. ^ Historic England. "Langworth station (507033)". PastScape. Retrieved 10 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Freight train derails near Lincoln". The Lincolnite. Stonebow Media Ltd. 30 June 2015. Retrieved 1 July 2015.
  5. ^ "Langworth level crossing crash leaves driver seriously injured after trying to escape cops". The Sun. 3 March 2017. Retrieved 16 January 2018.