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Waterloo Road (NSR) railway station

Waterloo Road railway station was built by the North Staffordshire Railway as part of on the Potteries Loop Line and served the north of the town of Hanley, Staffordshire. The station opened in 1900 and closed to passengers in 1943. General goods traffic remained until 1966 with oil traffic continuing until 1969

Waterloo Road
Waterloo Road(NSR).jpg
current view of site of bridge over railway (May 2010)
Location
PlaceHanley, Staffordshire
AreaStoke-on-Trent
Coordinates53°01′53″N 2°10′57″W / 53.0314°N 2.1826°W / 53.0314; -2.1826Coordinates: 53°01′53″N 2°10′57″W / 53.0314°N 2.1826°W / 53.0314; -2.1826
Grid referenceSJ878482
Operations
Original companyNorth Staffordshire Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
British Railways (London Midland region)
Platforms2
History
1 April 1900Opened[1]
4 October 1943Closed to passenger services[1]
3 January 1966Closed to general goods services
31 July 1969Closed to all goods services
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

No trace of the station remains today, the station was at the road crossing on Waterloo Road between Hanley and Cobridge.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Quick, Michael (2009) [2001]. Railway passenger stations in Great Britain: a chronology (4th ed.). Oxford: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 400. ISBN 978-0-901461-57-5. OCLC 612226077.

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Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Line and station closed
North Staffordshire Railway
Line and station closed