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Wolvercote Halt was a railway station at Upper Wolvercote near Oxford on the Varsity Line. The London and North Western Railway opened the halt in 1905 and the London, Midland and Scottish Railway closed it in 1926. It was situated on the southern side of First Turn.

Wolvercote Halt
Wolvercote Halt railway station site.jpg
Site of Wolvercote Halt
Location
PlaceWolvercote
AreaCity of Oxford
Grid referenceSP497098
Operations
Original companyLondon and North Western Railway
Pre-groupingLondon and North Western Railway
Post-groupingLMSR
Platforms2
History
1905Station opened
1926Station closed
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

RouteEdit

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Port Meadow Halt
Line open; Station closed
  London and North Western Railway
Varsity Line
  Oxford Road Halt
Line open; Station closed

See alsoEdit

SourcesEdit

  • Wolvercote Halt on Disused Stations
  • Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
  • Jowett, Alan (March 1989). Jowett's Railway Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland: From Pre-Grouping to the Present Day (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-086-0. OCLC 22311137.
  • Jowett, Alan (2000). Jowett's Nationalised Railway Atlas (1st ed.). Penryn, Cornwall: Atlantic Transport Publishers. ISBN 978-0-906899-99-1. OCLC 228266687.
  • RAILSCOT on Buckinghamshire Railway

Coordinates: 51°47′07″N 1°16′47″W / 51.7852°N 1.2797°W / 51.7852; -1.2797