Brize Norton and Bampton Railway Station

Brize Norton and Bampton Railway Station

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Brize Norton and Bampton railway station was a railway station 1 mile (1.6 km) south of the village of Brize Norton on the East Gloucestershire Railway between Witney and Fairford. The station had two stone-built platforms, a station building and a goods shed. The station was opened on 15 January 1873 and was originally named Bampton, although it was 2 miles (3.2 km) north of that village. In 1884 a similarly named station at Bampton, Devon was opened; but it was not until 2 July 1906 that the Oxfordshire station was distinguished by being renamed Bampton (Oxon). In 1937 the Royal Air Force opened RAF Brize Norton, so on 1 May 1940 the Great Western Railway renamed the station as Brize Norton and Bampton.
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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135697579
  • 9786135697575