Camerton (Lnwr) Railway Station

Camerton (Lnwr) 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. Camerton railway station was situated on the Cockermouth & Workington Railway and served the village of Camerton. The station opened on 28 April 1847, and closed on 3 March 1952. The Cockermouth & Workington Railway was a railway between the towns of Workington and Cockermouth established by Act of Parliament in 1845. A single-tracked line of eight and a half miles length, it was built primarily to carry coals from the pits of West Cumberland to the port at Workington for shipment by sea. It opened for service in 1847, its western terminus being Workington Main station, while the eastern terminus lay at Cockermouth railway station. The main bulk of the former line now forms part of the A66 Road however 500 yards before you come to the bridge on your left the line continues on its original route to Camerton Station.show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136531860
  • 9786136531861