Station Name: BARCOMBE

 

[Source: Nick Catford]


Date opened: 1.8.1882
Location: On the west side of Bridgeglades
Company on opening: London Brighton & South Coast Railway
Date closed to passengers: 13.6.1955
Date closed completely: 13.6.1955
Company on closing: British Railways (Southern Region)
Present state: The station is now a private dwelling - the platform edge is still visible but the track bed has been infilled up to platform level.
County: Sussex
OS Grid Ref: TQ417157
Date of visit: September 1969 & May 1976, September 2005

Notes: Although officially closed on 13.6.1955 the last train actually ran on 28.5.1955 because of a strike. The station was originally named New Barcombe but was renamed Barcombe on 1.1.1885.

 

Barcombe Station in May 1976
P
hoto by Nick Catford



Commercial Postcard

Barcombe Station in September 1969
P
hoto by Nick Catford

1969

1969

1976

1976

Commercial postcard

2005

2005

 

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[Source: Nick Catford]

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