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Sparkford railway station served the village of Sparkford, South Somerset, England from 1857 to 1966 on the Heart of Wessex Line.

Sparkford
Location
PlaceSparkford
AreaSouth Somerset
Coordinates51°02′13″N 2°33′47″W / 51.037°N 2.563°W / 51.037; -2.563Coordinates: 51°02′13″N 2°33′47″W / 51.037°N 2.563°W / 51.037; -2.563
Grid referenceST606265
Operations
Original companyGreat Western Railway
Pre-groupingGreat Western Railway
Post-groupingGreat Western Railway
Platforms2
History
1857 (1857)Station opened
1966 (1966)Station closed to passengers and goods traffic
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 in 1857 by the Great Western Railway. The station was closed to both passengers and goods traffic in 1966.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Historic England. "Sparkford Station (502952)". PastScape. Retrieved 1 April 2017.

External linksEdit

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Castle Cary   Great Western Railway
Heart of Wessex Line
  Marston Magna
Line open, station closed