Pokesdown railway station

Last updated

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Pokesdown
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Pokesdown - Bournemouth-bound train at the station.jpg
Pokesdown station platforms looking southwards (towards Bournemouth), 22 February 2014
General information
Location Pokesdown, Borough of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole
England
Grid reference SZ124924
Managed by South Western Railway
Platforms2
Other information
Station codePOK
Classification DfT category E
History
Original company London and South Western Railway
Pre-groupingLondon and South Western Railway
Post-grouping Southern Railway
Key dates
1 July 1886Opened as Boscombe
1 October 1891Renamed Pokesdown (Boscombe)
1 May 1897Renamed Pokesdown
1930Renamed Pokesdown for Eastern Bournemouth
?Renamed Pokesdown
Passengers
2017/18Increase2.svg 0.343 million
Preceding station National Rail logo.svg National Rail Following station
Christchurch   South Western Railway
South West Main Line
  Bournemouth
  Historical railways  
Christchurch   London and South Western Railway
Ringwood, Christchurch and Bournemouth Railway
  Boscombe
line open, station closed

Coordinates: 50°43′52″N1°49′30″W / 50.731°N 1.825°W / 50.731; -1.825