Newhailes railway station

Newhailes railway station, also known as Newhailes Junction, was a railway station that served the town of Musselburgh, East Lothian, Scotland from 1847 to 1950.

Newhailes
Location
PlaceMusselburgh
AreaEast Lothian
Coordinates55°56′16″N 3°04′59″W / 55.9379°N 3.0831°W / 55.9379; -3.0831Coordinates: 55°56′16″N 3°04′59″W / 55.9379°N 3.0831°W / 55.9379; -3.0831
Grid referenceNT324721
Operations
Original companyNorth British Railway
Pre-groupingNorth British Railway
Post-groupingLNER
Platforms2
History
1847 (1847)Station opened
6 February 1950[1][2].Station closed to passengers
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

HistoryEdit

The station opened sometime after the opening of the Musselburgh branch in 1847. [3] The station closed on 2 February 1950.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.nbrstudygroup.co.uk/nbr/pdfs/station_list.pdf
  2. ^ Passengers No More by G.Daniels and L.Dench second edition page81
  3. ^ "Newhailes Station -Canmore". Canmore. Retrieved 16 February 2017.

External linksEdit

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Joppa
Line open, station closed
  North British Railway
East Coast Main Line
  Musselburgh
Line open, station open