Station Name: FAIRFORD

 

[Source: Nick Catford]


Date opened: 15.1.1873
Location: On south side of A417
Company on opening: Great Western Railway
Date closed to passengers: 18.6.1962
Date closed completely: 18.6.1962
Company on closing: British Railways (Western Region)
Present state: Demolished - An industrial estate now covers the site
County: Gloucestershire
OS Grid Ref: SP166009
Date of visit: August 1967

Notes: Terminus of a 25 mile branch line from Witney. For further details of the Fairford branch line including details of remains and photographs see The Witney and East Gloucestershire Railway web site.

 


Fairford Station in August 1967
Photo by Nick Catford




Fairford Station in 1955


Fairford Station site on 13.4.2003
Photo by David Howse

 


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