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Garn-yr-Erw railway station

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Dec 15, 2021

Garn-yr-Erw railway station served the village of Garn-yr-erw, in the historical county of Monmouthshire, Wales, from 1913 to 1941 on the Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway.

Disused railway station in Garn-yr-erw, Torfaen

Garn-yr-Erw
Location Garn-yr-erw, Torfaen
Wales
Coordinates

51.7839°N 3.1197°W / 51.7839; -3.1197

Grid reference SO228100
Other information
Status Disused
History
Original company London and North Western Railway
Pre-grouping London and North Western Railway
Post-grouping London, Midland and Scottish Railway
Key dates
1 February 1913 (1913-02-01) Opened
5 May 1941 (1941-05-05) Closed

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The station was opened on 1 February 1913 by the London and North Western Railway. It was known as Garn-yr-Erw Halt in the handbook of stations. It closed on 5 May 1941, when passenger services on the line were withdrawn.[1][2]

  1. Quick, M E (2002). Railway passenger stations in England, Scotland and Wales – a chronology. Richmond: Railway and Canal Historical Society. p. 191. OCLC 931112387.
  2. Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. p. 101. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508.

Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Waenavon
Line and station closed
  London and North Western Railway
Pontypool and Blaenavon Railway
  Whistle Inn Halt
Line and station closed

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