Keswick railway station

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Keswick
Keswick Railway Station - the last day - geograph.org.uk - 267128.jpg
Keswick railway station on the day it closed
Location
PlaceKeswick, Cumbria
AreaAllerdale
Grid referenceNY270237
Operations
Original companyCockermouth, Keswick & Penrith Railway Company
Pre-groupingLondon and North Western Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
London Midland Region of British Railways
Platforms2
History
2 January 1865Opened
1 June 1964Closed to goods
18 April 1966All traffic westwards ceased
1 July 1968Station became unstaffed
6 March 1972Final closure to passengers
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
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Keswick
Keswick Railway Station - the last day - geograph.org.uk - 267128.jpg
Keswick railway station on the day it closed
Location
PlaceKeswick, Cumbria
AreaAllerdale
Grid referenceNY270237
Operations
Original companyCockermouth, Keswick & Penrith Railway Company
Pre-groupingLondon and North Western Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
London Midland Region of British Railways
Platforms2
History
2 January 1865Opened
1 June 1964Closed to goods
18 April 1966All traffic westwards ceased
1 July 1968Station became unstaffed
6 March 1972Final closure to passengers
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
Portal icon UK Railways portal

Keswick railway station was situated on the Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway between Penrith and Cockermouth in Cumbria, England. The station served the town of Keswick. The station opened to passenger traffic on 2 January 1865, and closed on 6 March 1972. The station building still exists and is now being used as a hotel.

References

Preceding stationDisused railwaysFollowing station
Braithwaite Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway Threlkeld

Coordinates: 54°36′14″N 3°07′51″W / 54.6038°N 3.1307°W / 54.6038; -3.1307