Ecclesfield West railway station

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Ecclesfield West
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Site of the former station (2019)
Location Ecclesfield, City of Sheffield
England
Coordinates 53°26′45″N1°27′19″W / 53.44570°N 1.45536°W / 53.44570; -1.45536 Coordinates: 53°26′45″N1°27′19″W / 53.44570°N 1.45536°W / 53.44570; -1.45536
Grid reference SK362944
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Pre-grouping Midland Railway
Key dates
1897opened
1967closed

Ecclesfield West railway station was a railway station in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. The station served the communities of Ecclesfield and Shiregreen and was situated on the Midland Railway, lying between Chapeltown and Brightside.

The station was opened in 1897 along with the line from Wincobank Junctions to Cudworth. It was initially known as Ecclesfield, but was renamed to avoid confusion with the Ecclesfield East railway station. It closed in 1967. [1]

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References

  1. Quick, Michael (2019). "Railway Passenger Stations in England, Scotland and Wales; a Chronology" (PDF). rchs.org.uk. p. 159. Retrieved 10 June 2020.
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Chapeltown
Line and station open
  Midland Railway   Meadowhall
Line and station open