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Stone Cross Halt railway station

Stone Cross Halt railway station is a railway station that served Stone Cross, in the district of Wealden, England from 1905 to 1935 on the East Coastway Line.

Stone Cross Halt
Location
PlaceStone Cross
AreaWealden
Coordinates50°48′47″N 0°17′42″E / 50.813°N 0.2949°E / 50.813; 0.2949Coordinates: 50°48′47″N 0°17′42″E / 50.813°N 0.2949°E / 50.813; 0.2949
Grid referenceTQ617040
Operations
Original companyLondon Brighton and South Coast Railway
Pre-groupingLondon Brighton and South Coast Railway
Post-groupingSouthern Railway
Platforms2
History
1905 (1905)Station opened
1935 (1935)Station closed to passengers and completely
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 1905 by the London Brighton and South Coast Railway. The halt was situated between Polegate and Hastings.[1] The station closed to passengers and completely in 1935.[2] There was a petition raised by the Liberal Democrats to reopen the station as Langley station, but the campaign has been called off.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pastscape - Details: Stone Cross Halt". Pastscape. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Stone Cross Halt Railway Disused". Geobrit. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Langley Railway Station - Troy Tester". CLLR Troy Tester. Retrieved 12 February 2017.
Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Polegate or Hampden Park   London Brighton and South Coast Railway
East Coastway Line
  Pevensey & Westham