Thorpe railway station

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Thorpe
Location
Place Thorpe Waterville
Area Northamptonshire
Grid reference TL023813
Operations
Original company London and Birmingham Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
London Midland Region of British Railways
Platforms2
History
2 June 1845Station opened
4 May 1964Station closed to goods and passengers [1]
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Thorpe railway station is a former railway station in Thorpe Waterville, Northamptonshire on the former Northampton and Peterborough Railway line which connected Peterborough and Northampton. [2]

Contents

In 1846 the line, along with the London and Birmingham, became part of the London and North Western Railway. At grouping in 1923 it became part of the London Midland and Scottish Railway.

The former service

The service was from Peterborough to Northampton via Wellingborough. The station opened in 1845 and closed in 1964 to passengers.


Former Services
Preceding station Disused railways Following station
Thrapston Bridge Street   London and North Western Railway
Northampton and Peterborough Railway
  Barnwell

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References

  1. Butt, R.V.J., (1995) The Directory of Railway Stations, Yeovil: Patrick Stephens
  2. British Railways Atlas 1947, p. 17.

Coordinates: 52°25′13″N0°29′48″W / 52.4203°N 0.4967°W / 52.4203; -0.4967