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List of closed railway stations in Britain: P-R

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The list of closed railway stations in Britain includes the following: Year of closure is given if known. Stations reopened as heritage railways continue to be included in this list and some have been linked. Some stations have been reopened to passenger traffic. Some lines remain in use for freight and mineral traffic.



(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Padarn Halt LM&SR 1939
Padbury L&NWR 1964
Padeswood and Buckley L&NWR 1958
Padiham Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1957
Padstow London and South Western Railway 1967
Paisley Abercorn Glasgow and South Western Railway 1967
Paisley Canal Glasgow and South Western Railway 1983 reopened on different site 1990
Paisley Hamilton Street Glasgow and South Western Railway 1866
Paisley West Glasgow and South Western Railway 1966
Palace Gates (Wood Green) GER 1963
Pallion NER 1964
Palnure Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Railway 1951
Palterton and Sutton Midland Railway 1930
Pampisford GER 1967
Pandy (Monmouthshire) GWR 1958
Pandy (Glamorgan) Taff Vale Railway 1886
Pans Lane Halt GWR 1966
Pant (Glamorgan) Brecon and Merthyr Railway 1962
Pant (Shropshire) Cambrian Railways 1965
Pant Glas L&NWR 1957
Pant Halt GWR 1915
Panteg and Griffithstown GWR 1880
Pantydwr Cambrian Railways 1962
Pantyffordd Halt GWR 1962
Pantysgallog Halt, High Level Brecon and Merthyr Railway 1960
Pantysgallog Halt, Low Level L&NWR 1958
Pantywaun Halt GWR 1962
Papcastle Maryport and Carlisle Railway 1921
Parcyrhun Halt GWR 1955
Parham GER 1952
Park (Grampian) Great North of Scotland Railway 1966
Park (Manchester) Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1995
Park Bridge Oldham, Ashton and Guide Bridge Junction Railway 1959
Park Drain Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint Railway 1955
Park Hall Halt GWR 1966
Park House Halt North British Railway 1969
Park Lane Halt Wigan Junction Railways 1964 (Passengers)
Park Leaze Halt British Railways 1964
Park Royal GWR 1937
Park Royal & Twyford Abbey District Railway 1931
Park Royal West Halt GWR 1947
Parkend Severn and Wye Railway 1929 reopened 2005
Parkeston Quay West London and North Eastern Railway 1960
Parkgate Birkenhead Joint Railway 1886
Parkgate and Aldwarke Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway 1951
Parkgate and Rawmarsh Midland Railway 1968
Parkhead North North British Railway 1955
Parkhead Stadium Caledonian 1964
Parkhill Great North of Scotland Railway 1950
Parkside Liverpool and Manchester Railway 1878
Parkside Halt LM&SR 1944
Parracombe Halt Lynton & Barnstaple Railway 1935
Parsley Hay L&NWR 1954
Partick Central changed to "Kelvin Hall" Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway 1964
Partick West Lanarkshire and Dunbartonshire Railway 1964
Partickhill Originally known as "Partick" North British Railway 1979
Partington Cheshire Lines Committee 1964
Parton (Dumfries and Galloway)  Portpatrick Railway 1965
Parton Halt (Cumbria) London and North Western Railway and Furness Railway Joint 1929
Partridge Green London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1966
Paston and Knapton Norfolk and Suffolk Joint Railway 1964
Pateley Bridge NER 1951
Pateley Bridge (NVLR) Nidd Valley Light Railway 1930
Patna Glasgow and South Western Railway 1897
Patney and Chirton GWR 1966
Patrington NER 1964
Paulsgrove Halt Southern Railway 1939
Paulton Halt GWR 1925


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Peacock Cross North British Railway 1917
Peak Forest Midland Railway 1967
Peakirk GNR 1961
Peasley Cross L&NWR 1951
Pebworth Halt GWR 1966
Pedair Ffordd Cambrian Railways 1951
Peebles(Old) Peebles Railway 1864
Peebles East North British Railway 1962
Peebles West Caledonian Railway 1950
Peel Isle of Man Railway 1968
Peel Road Manx Northern Railway 1951
Pellon Halifax High Level Railway 1917
Pelsall L&NWR 1965
Pelton NER 1953
Pembrey Burry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway 1953
Pembridge GWR 1955
Pen Cob Halt Ffestiniog Railway 1965
Penallt Halt GWR 1959
Penally GWR 1964
reopened 1972
Penar Junction Halt GWR 1917
Penarth Dock Taff Vale Railway 1962
Pencader GWR 1965
Pencaitland North British Railway 1933
Pencarreg Halt GWR 1965
Penclawdd L&NWR 1931
Pencoed GWR 1964 reopened 1992
Penda's Way L&NER 1964
Pendlebury Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1960
Pendleton Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1994
Pendleton Bridge Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1966
Pengam (Mon.) GWR 1962
Penge West End of London and Crystal Palace Railway 1860
Penicuik North British Railway 1951
Penistone Barnsley Road Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1916
Penmaen Halt GWR 1939
Penmaenpool Cambrian Railways 1965
Penn Halt GWR 1932
Pennington L&NWR 1954
Penns Midland Railway 1965
Penpergwm GWR 1958
Penponds West Cornwall Railway 1852
Penpont Halt Great Western Railway 1962
Penrhiwceiber High Level GWR 1964
Penrhiwceiber Low Level Taff Vale Railway 1964 reopened 1988
Penruddock Cockermouth, Keswick and Penrith Railway 1972
Penscynor Halt GWR 1962
Pensford GWR 1951
Penshaw NER 1964
Pensnett Halt GWR 1932
Pentir Rhiw Brecon and Merthyr Tydfil Junction Railway 1962
Penton North British Railway 1969
Pentraeth L&NWR 1930
Pentre Broughton Halt GWR 1931
Pentre Platform Taff Vale Railway 1912
Pentrecourt Halt (or Platform) GWR 1952
Pentrefelin Cambrian Railways 1951
Pentrefelin Halt (Glamorgan) GWR 1956
Pentrepiod Halt (Gwynedd) Bala Lake Railway 1965, reopened 1972
Pentrepiod Halt (Monmouthshire) GWR 1941
Pentresaeson Halt GWR 1931
Pentwyn Halt GWR 1941
Pentwynmawr Platform GWR 1964
Pentyrch Taff Vale Railway 1863
Penwortham Cop Lane Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1964
Penybontfawr Cambrian Railways 1951
Penygraig Great Western Railway 1958
Penygroes L&NWR 1964
Penyrheol Rhymney Railway 1964
Pen-y-Bryn Halt Ffestiniog Railway 1967
Pen-y-Mount Welsh Highland Railway 1936 reopened 1980
Peplow GWR 1963
Perivale Halt GWR 1947
Perranporth GWR 1963
Perranporth Beach Halt GWR 1963
Persley Great North of Scotland Railway 1937
Perth Princes Street Caledonian Railway 1966
Peterborough Crescent Midland Railway[1] 1866
Peterborough East GER 1966
Peterchurch Golden Valley Railway 1941
Peterhead Great North of Scotland Railway 1965
Peterston GWR 1964
Petrockstow Southern Railway 1965
Petworth London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1955


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Philorth Halt Great North of Scotland Railway 1965
Philorth Bridge Halt Great North of Scotland Railway 1965
Philpstoun Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway 1951


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Pickburn and Brodsworth South Yorkshire Junction Railway 1903
Pickhill NER 1959
Pickhill Halt Great Western Railway 1962
Pickwick Halt GWR 1962
Picton NER 1960
Piddington Midland Railway 1962
Piel Furness Railway 1936
Pier Head Liverpool Overhead Railway 1956
Piercebridge NER 1964
Piershill North British Railway 1964
Pill GWR 1964
Pilling Garstang and Knot-End Railway 1930
Pilmoor NER 1958
Pilning Low Level GWR 1964
Pilsley Great Central Railway 1959
Pilton Lynton and Barnstaple Railway 1904 passengers
1935 staff
Pimhole Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1848
Pimlico London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1860
Pinchbeck Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint Railway 1961
Pinchinthorpe NER 1951
Pinewood Halt GWR 1962
Pinged  Burry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway 1953
Pinkhill (Edinburgh) North British Railway 1968
Pinmore Glasgow and South Western Railway 1965
Pinwell Platform London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1857
Pinwherry Glasgow and South Western Railway 1965
Pinxton and Selston Midland Railway 1947
Pinxton South GNR 1963
Pipe Gate North Staffordshire Railway 1956
Pirton Birmingham and Gloucester Railway 1846
Pitcaple Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Pitcrocknie Siding Caledonian Railway 1951
Pitfodels Halt Great North of Scotland Railway 1937
Pitlurg Great North of Scotland Railway 1932
Pitmedden Great North of Scotland Railway 1964
Pitsford and Brampton LNWR 1950
Pittenweem North British Railway 1965
Pittenzie Halt British Railways 1964
Pittington NER 1953
Pitt's Head Welsh Highland Railway 1936
Pitts Hill North Staffordshire Railway 1964


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Plaidy Great North of Scotland Railway 1944
Plains North British Railway 1951
Plank Lane LNWR 1915
Plantation Halt Campbeltown and Machrihanish Light Railway 1932
Plas Marl Halt GWR 1956
Plas Power GWR 1931
Plas Power Great Central Railway 1917
Plashetts North British Railway 1956
Plas-y-Court Halt Shrewsbury and Welshpool Railway 1960
Plas-y-Nant Welsh Highland Railway 1936
reopened 2005
Platt Bridge LNWR 1961
Plawsworth NER 1952
Plealey Road Shrewsbury and Welshpool Railway 1951
Plean Caledonian Railway 1956
Pleasley East GNR 1931
Pleasley West Midland Railway 1930
Pleck LNWR 1958
Plenmeller Halt North Eastern Railway circa 1946
Plessey NER 1958
Plex Moss Lane Halt Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1938
Plodder Lane LNWR 1954
Plowden Bishop's Castle Railway 1935
Plumpton (Cumbria) LNWR 1948
Plumtree Midland Railway 1949
Plym Bridge Platform GWR 1962 reopened 2012
Plymouth Friary L&SWR 1958
Plymouth Millbay Great Western Railway 1941
Plymouth Street (Merthyr Tydfil) Taff Vale Railway 1877
Plympton GWR 1959
Plymstock LSWR 1951


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Pochin Pits Colliery Halt LNWR 1922
Pocklington York and North Midland Railway 1965
Point Pleasant NER 1973
Poison Cross East Kent Light Railway 1928
Polsham Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway 1951
Polton North British Railway 1951
Pomathorn Halt North British Railway 1962
Ponfeigh Caledonian Railway 1964
Ponkey Crossing Halt GWR 1915
Pont Croesor Welsh Highland Railway 1936 reopened 2010
Pont Lawrence Halt LNWR 1957
Pont Llanio GWR 1965
Pont Lliw GWR 1924
Pont Rug LNWR 1930
Pontardawe Midland Railway 1950
Pontcynon Taff Vale Railway 1964
Pontdolgoch Cambrian Railways 1965
Pontefract Tanshelf Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1967 reopened 1992
Ponteland NER 1929
Pontesbury Shrewsbury and Welshpool Railway 1951
Pontfadog Glyn Valley Tramway 1933
Pontfaen Glyn Valley Tramway 1933
Ponthenry Halt Burry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway 1953
Ponthir GWR 1962
Pontllanfraith High Level LNWR 1960
Pontllanfraith Low Level GWR 1964
Pontnewynydd Great Western Railway 1962
Pontrhydyfen Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway 1962
Pontrhydyrun GWR 1917
Pontrhydyrun Halt GWR 1962
Pontrhythallt LNWR 1930
Pontrilas GWR 1958
Pontsarn Halt Brecon and Merthyr Railway/LNWR 1961
Pontsticill Junction Brecon and Merthyr Railway 1962
Pontwalby Halt GWR 1964
Pontyates Burry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway 1953
Pontyberem Burry Port and Gwendraeth Valley Railway 1953
Pontycymmer GWR 1953
Pontygwaith Halt (GWR) GWR 1951
Pontygwaith Halt (Taff Vale Railway) Taff Vale Railway 1914
Pontypool Blaendare Road Halt Great Western Railway 1962
Pontypool Clarence Street GWR 1964
Pontypool Crane Street Great Western Railway 1962
Pontypridd Graig Barry Railway 1930
Pontypridd Tram Road Alexandra (Newport and South Wales) Docks and Railway 1922
Pontyrhyll GWR 1953
Pool Quay Cambrian Railways 1965
Pool-in-Wharfedale NER 1965
Poplar GER 1926
Poplar (East India Road) North London Railway 1944
Port Carlisle North British Railway 1932
Port Carlisle Junction North British Railway 1864
Port Clarence NER 1939
Port Dinorwic LNWR 1960
Port Edgar North British Railway 1890
Port Isaac Road London and South Western Railway 1966
Port Meadow Halt LNWR 1926
Port of Menteith North British Railway 1934
Port Talbot Central Port Talbot Railway 1933
Port Talbot Docks Rhondda and Swansea Bay Railway 1895
Port Victoria South Eastern and Chatham Railway 1951
Portbury GWR 1962
Portbury Shipyard GWR 1923
Porterfield (Renfrew) Glasgow and Paisley Joint Railway 1926
Portesham GWR 1952
Portessie Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Portessie Highland Railway 1915
Portgordon Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Porthcawl GWR 1916
Porthywaen Cambrian Railways 1951
Portishead Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Railway 1940
Portishead GWR 1954
Portishead South Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Railway 1940
Portknockie Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Portland (Dorset) Weymouth and Portland Railway 1952
Portlethen Caledonian Railway 1956 reopened 1985
Portmadoc (New) Welsh Highland Railway 1923
Portobello (Wolverhampton) LNWR 1873
Portobello (E&DR-Edinburgh) Edinburgh & Dalkeith Railway 1846
Portobello (NBR-Edinburgh) North British Railway 1964
Porton London and South Western Railway 1968
Portpatrick Portpatrick and Wigtownshire Railway 1950
Portpatrick Harbour Portpatrick Railway 1868
Portskewett GWR 1863
Portskewett Pier GWR 1886
Portsmouth (West Yorkshire) Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1958
Portsoy Great North of Scotland Railway 1884
Portswood London and South Western Railway 1866
Portwood (Stockport) Cheshire Lines Committee 1875
Possil Caledonian Railway 1964
Possil Park North British Railway 1917 reopened 1993
Postland Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint Railway 1961
Potterhanworth Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint Railway 1955
Potter Heigham Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway 1959
Potter Heigham Bridge Halt Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway 1959
Potterhill Glasgow and South Western Railway 1917
Potto NER 1954
Potton LNWR 1861
Poulton Curve Halt Preston and Wyre Joint Railway 1952
Poulton Lane (Morecambe) LNWR 1886
Powderhall North British Railway 1917
Powerstock GWR 1975
Poyle Estate Halt British Railways 1965
Poyle for Stanwell Moor Halt GWR 1965


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Praze GWR 1962
Preesall Knott End Railway 1930
Prescott Cleobury Mortimer and Ditton Priors Light Railway 1938
Presteigne GWR 1951
Presthope GWR 1951
Preston Brook L&NWR 1948
Preston Fishergate Hill West Lancashire Railway 1900
Preston Platform GWR 1914
Prickwillow Eastern Counties Railway 1850
Priestfield GWR 1972
Primrose Hill North London Railway 1992
Prince of Wales Halt Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 1928
Princes Dock Liverpool Overhead Railway 1941
Princes End LNWR 1916
Princes End and Coseley GWR 1962
Princes Street (Edinburgh) North British Railway 1868
Princes Street (Edinburgh) Caledonian Railway 1965
Princes Street (Perth) Caledonian Railway 1966
Princetown GWR 1956
Priory Halt GER 1965
Priory Road (Wells) Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway 1951
Privett London and South Western Railway 1955
Probus and Ladock Halt GWR 1957
Prospect Hill Blyth & Tyne Railway 1864


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Pudsey Greenside Great Northern Railway (Great Britain) 1964
Pudsey Lowtown Great Northern Railway (Great Britain) 1964
Pulford GWR 1855
Pulham Market Great Eastern Railway 1953
Pulham St Mary Great Eastern Railway 1953
Pullabrook Halt GWR 1959
Puncheston GWR 1937
Purfleet Rifle Range Halt London, Tilbury and Southend Railway 1948
Purley Downs Golf Club Halt London, Brighton and South Coast Railway circa 1926
Purton GWR 1964
Puxton and Worle GWR 1964


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Pwll-y-Pant Rhymney Railway 1893


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Pye Bridge Midland Railway 1967
Pye Hill and Somercotes GNR 1963
Pyle GWR 1964 new station opened in 1994
Pylle Halt Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway 1966
Pywipe Halt Great Central Railway 1912


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Quainton Road Metropolitan and Great Central Joint Railway 1963 regular services. Still used for special trains
Quakers Yard High Level GWR 1964
Quarter Caledonian 1945
Quarter Bridge Isle of Man Railway 1929
Queenborough Pier London, Chatham and Dover Railway 1923
Queen's Bridge Belfast Central Railway 1885
Queen's Quay Belfast and County Down Railway 1976
Queensbury (West Yorkshire) GNR 1955
Queensferry L&NWR 1966
Quellyn Lake North Wales Narrow Gauge Railways/Welsh Highland Railway 1936
Quorn and Woodhouse Great Central Railway 1963 reopened by GC railway Society
Quy Great Eastern Railway 1962



(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Racks Glasgow and South Western Railway 1965
Radcliffe Black Lane Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1970
Radcliffe Bridge Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1958
Radclive Halt British Railways 1961
Radford Midland Railway 1964
Radford and Timsbury Halt GWR 1925
Radipole GWR 1984
Radstock North Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway 1966
Radstock West GWR 1959
Radway Green and Barthomley North Staffordshire Railway 1966
Rafford Highland Railway 1865
Raglan GWR 1955
Raglan Footpath GWR 1876
Raglan Road Crossing Halt GWR 1876
Rainford Village LNWR 1951
Rainton Newcastle and Darlington Junction Railway 1844
Rainton Meadows Newcastle and Darlington Junction Railway 1844
Ramper Road Preston and Wyre Joint Railway 1843
Rampside Furness Railway 1936
Ramsbottom Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1972 reopened 1987
Ramsden Dock Furness Railway 1915
Ramsey (Isle of Man) Manx Northern Railway 1968
Ramsey East Great Northern and Great Eastern Joint Railway 1930
Ramsey North GNR 1947
Ramsgate Harbour London, Chatham and Dover Railway 1926
Ramsgate Town South Eastern Railway 1926
Ramsgill Nidd Valley Light Railway 1930
Ramsline Halt British Railways 1997
Rankinston Glasgow and South Western Railway 1950
Ranskill GNR 1958
Raskelf NER 1958
Ratby Midland Railway 1928
Rathen Great North of Scotland Railway 1965
Ratho North British Railway 1951
Ratho Low Level North British Railway 1930
Rathven Highland Railway 1915
Raunds Midland Railway 1959
Ravelrig Caledonian Railway 1920
Ravenscar NER 1965
Ravenscraig Caledonian Railway 1944
Ravensthorpe Lower Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1952
Ravenstonedale NER 1952
Rawlinson Bridge Bolton and Preston Railway 1841
Rawtenstall Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1972 reopened 1987
Rawyards North British Railway 1930
Raydon Wood Great Eastern Railway 1932
Rayne Great Eastern Railway 1952
Raynham Park Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway 1959


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Reading Southern South Eastern Railway (UK) 1965
Rearsby Midland Railway 1951
Red House Van Railway 1879
Red Lion Crossing Halt GWR 1926
Red Rock Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway & Lancashire Union Railway joint 1949
Red Wharf Bay and Benllech LNWR 1930
Redbourn Midland Railway 1947
Redbrook on Wye GWR 1959
Redcastle Highland Railway 1951
Redenhall Great Eastern Railway 1866
Redheugh Newcastle and Carlisle Railway 1853
Redhurst Crossing North Staffordshire Railway 1934
Redmarshall NER 1952
Redmile Great Northern and London and North Western Joint Railway 1953
Redmire NER 1954
Rednal and West Felton GWR 1960
Reedley Hallows Halt Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1956
Reedness Junction Axholme Joint Railway 1933
Reedsmouth North British Railway 1956
Reepham (Lincoln) Great Central Railway 1965
Reepham (Norfolk) Great Eastern Railway 1952
Renfrew Fulbar Street Glasgow and South Western Railway 1967
Renfrew Porterfield Glasgow and Paisley Joint Railway 1926
Renfrew South Glasgow and South Western Railway 1967
Renfrew Wharf Glasgow and South Western Railway 1967
Renishaw Central Great Central Railway 1963
Repton and Willington Midland Railway 1968 reopened 1994 as Willington
Resolven GWR 1964
Respryn Cornwall Railway 1859
Reston North British Railway 1964
Retford Sheffield and Lincolnshire Junction Railway 1859
Rewley Road (Oxford) LNWR 1951


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Rhayader Cambrian Railways 1962
Rhewl LNWR 1962
Rhigos Halt GWR 1964
Rhiwderin Brecon and Merthyr Railway 1954
Rhoose Barry Railway 1964 reopened 2005
Rhos Shrewsbury and Chester Railway 1855
Rhos GWR 1931
Rhosddu Halt Great Central Railway 1917
Rhosgoch LNWR 1964
Rhosrobin Halt GWR 1947
Rhostryfan North Wales Narrow Gauge Railway 1916
Rhostyllen GWR 1931
Rhosymedre Shrewsbury and Chester Railway 1849
Rhosymedre Halt GWR 1959
Rhu West Highland Railway 1964
Rhuddlan LNWR 1955
Rhyd Ddu North Wales Narrow Gauge Railways 1936 reopened 2003
Rhydowen GWR 1962
Rhydyfelin (High Level) Halt GWR 1928
Rhydyfelin (Low Level) Halt Cardiff Railway 1931
Rhydymwyn LNWR 1962
Rhyd-y-Saint LNWR 1930
Rhymney Bridge Nantybwch and Rhymney Joint Railway 1958
Rhymney Lower and Pontlottyn Brecon and Merthyr Railway 1930


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Ribblehead Midland Railway 1970 reopened 1986
Ribbleton Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway/LNWR 1866
Ribbleton Preston and Longridge Railway 1930
Riby Street Platform Great Central Railway 1941
Riccall NER 1958
Riccarton Junction North British Railway 1969
Richborough Castle Halt SR 1939
Richmond (North Yorkshire) NER 1969
Richmond Road Halt Bideford, Westward Ho! and Appledore Railway 1917
Rickmansworth Church Street Watford and Rickmansworth Railway 1952
Riddings Junction North British Railway 1964
Ridge Bridge Leeds and Selby Railway 1924
Rifle Range Halt (near Bewdley) GWR 1920
Rifle Range Halt (Morayshire) (near Elgin) Great North of Scotland Railway circa 1930
Rigg Glasgow and South Western Railway 1942
Rillington NER 1930
Rimington Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1958
Ringley Road Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1953
Ringstead and Addington LNWR 1964
Ringwood London and South Western Railway 1964
Ripley Midland Railway 1889
Ripley Valley NER 1951
Ripon NER 1967
Rippingale GNR 1930
Ripple Midland Railway 1961
Ripponden and Barkisland Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1929
Risca GWR 1962
(reopened 2008)
Rishworth Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1929
River Douglas West Lancashire Railway 1887


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Roade LNWR 1881
Roadwater West Somerset Mineral Railway 1898
Roath GWR 1917
Robertstown Taff Vale Railway 1952
Robin Hood East and West Yorkshire Union Railway 1904
Robin Hood's Bay Scarborough & Whitby Railway 1965
Robins Lane Halt LMSR 1938
Robroyston Caledonian Railway 1956
Rocester North Staffordshire Railway 1965
Rochdale Road Halt (West Yorkshire) Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1929
Rochester Bridge London, Chatham and Dover Railway 1917
Rochester Common later Central South Eastern Railway (UK) 1911
Rock Lane Birkenhead Railway 1862
Rockcliffe Caledonian Railway 1950
Rockingham LNWR 1966
Rodmarton Platform GWR 1964
Rodwell Weymouth and Portland Railway 1952
Roebuck Lancaster and Preston Railway 1849
Roffey Road Halt London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1937
Rogate and Harting London and South Western Railway 1955
Rogerstone (Newport) GWR 1962 (reopened on different site 2008)
Rohallion Highland Railway 1864
Rolleston-on-Dove North Staffordshire Railway 1949
Rollright Halt GWR 1951
Rolvenden Kent and East Sussex Railway 1954 reopened 1974
Romaldkirk NER 1964
Roman Road (Yorkshire) Leeds and Selby Railway 1834
Roman Road (Kent) East Kent Light Railway 1928
Romney Sands Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway 1974


Rood End GWR 1885
Roodyards Dundee and Arbroath Railway 1840
Rookery LNWR 1862
Ropley LSWR 1973 reopened 1977
Rosebush Narberth Road and Maenclochog Railway/GWR 1937
Rosehill (Archer Street Halt) Cleator and Workington Junction Railway 1926 public
1929 workmen
Roseisle Highland Railway ?
Rosemount Halt Caledonian Railway 1955
Rosewell and Hawthornden North British Railway 1962
Rosherville Halt London, Chatham and Dover Railway 1933
Roslin North British Railway 1933
Rossett GWR 1964
Rossington GNR 1958
Rosslyn Castle North British Railway 1951
Rosslynlee North British Railway 1962
Rosslynlee Hospital Halt British Railways 1962
Ross-on-Wye GWR 1964
Roster Road Halt LMSR 1944
Rothbury North British Railway 1952
Rotherfield and Mark Cross London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1965
Rotherham Central Great Central Railway 1966
(reopened in 1987)
Rotherham Masborough (also known as "Masbrough" and as "Rotherham") North Midland Railway 1988
Rotherham Road Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway 1953
Rotherham Westgate Sheffield and Rotherham Railway 1952
Rothes Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Rothiebrisbane Farm Platform Great North of Scotland Railway 1918
Rothiemay Great North of Scotland Railway 1968
Rothienorman Great North of Scotland Railway 1951
Rothley Great Central Railway 1963 reopened by GC Railway Society
Rothwell (West Yorkshire) East and West Yorkshire Union Railway 1904
Rotton Park Road LNWR 1934
Roudham Junction Great Eastern Railway 1932 regular services; 1964 completely
Round Oak GWR 1962
Roundball Halt London and South Western Railway 1921
Roundwood Halt LMSR 1947
Rowan Halt Southern Railway 1939
Rowden Mill GWR 1952
Rowfant London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1967
Rowlands Gill NER 1954
Rowley NER 1939
Rowntree Halt (York) LNER 1988
Rowrah Whitehaven, Cleator and Egremont Junction Railway 1931
Rowsley Midland Railway 1862
Rowthorn and Hardwick Midland Railway 1930
Rowton Halt GWR 1963
Roxburgh North British Railway 1964
Royal Albert Dock Port of London Authority circa 1964
Royal Gardens (Leeds) NER 1857
Royal Pier (Southampton) London and South Western Railway 1914
Royal Showground LNWR 1903
Royston and Notton Midland Railway 1900
Royton Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1966
Royton Junction Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway 1987


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Rubery Halesowen Joint Railway 1919
Ruddington Great Central Railway 1963
Ruddle Road Halt GWR 1917
Rudgwick London, Brighton and South Coast Railway 1965
Rudyard (renamed Rudyard Lake) North Staffordshire Railway 1960
Rudyard Lake (renamed Cliffe Park) North Staffordshire Railway 1960
Rugby Central Great Central Railway 1969
Rugby Road Halt North and South Western Junction Railway 1917
Rugeley Town LNWR 1965 reopened 1997
Ruislip Gardens GWR/GCR Joint Railway 1958
Rumbling Bridge North British Railway 1964
Rumworth and Daubhill LNWR 1952
Runcorn Gap St Helens and Runcorn Gap Railway 1852
Rushall LNWR 1909
Rushbury GWR 1951
Rushcliffe Halt Great Central Railway 1963
Rushden Midland Railway 1959
Rushey Platt Midland and South Western Junction Railway 1905
Rushford Manchester and Birmingham Railway 1843
Rushton North Staffordshire Railway 1960
Rushwick Halt GWR 1965
Ruspidge Halt GWR 1958
Rutherford North British Railway 1964
Ruthin LNWR 1962
Ruthrieston Great North of Scotland Railway 1937
Ruthven Road Caledonian Railway 1951
Ruthwell Glasgow and South Western Railway 1965
Rutland Street (Swansea) Swansea and Mumbles Railway 1960


(Town, unless in station name)
Rail company Year closed
Ryburgh Great Eastern Railway 1964
Ryder's Hays South Staffordshire Railway 1858
Rye Rye and Camber Tramway 1939
Ryeford Midland Railway 1947
Ryehill and Burstwick NER 1964
Ryeland Caledonian Railway 1939
Ryhall and Belmisthorpe GNR 1959
Ryhill and Wintersett Great Central Railway 1930
Ryhill Halt Dearne Valley Railway 1951
Ryhope NER 1953
Ryhope East NER 1960
Rylstone Midland Railway 1930
Ryston Great Eastern Railway 1930
Ryton NER 1954


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