Retreat Halt railway station

Retreat Halt railway station was on the Great Northern Railway (Ireland) in Northern Ireland.

Retreat Halt
LocationCounty Armagh
Northern Ireland
UK
History
Original companyGreat Northern Railway (Ireland)
Post-groupingGreat Northern Railway (Ireland)
Key dates
1 November 1936Station opens
1 October 1957Station closes

The Great Northern Railway (Ireland) opened the station on 1 November 1936.[1]

It closed on 10 October 1957.

RoutesEdit

Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Richhill   Ulster Railway
Portadown to Clones
  Armagh

Railway Reopening Portadown to ArmaghEdit

There is potential to reopen railway lines in Northern Ireland including the Portadown to Armagh section.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Retreat Halt" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 29 April 2012.
  2. ^ "New lines proposed in Northern Ireland rail plan". railjournal.com. 3 May 2014.