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Lost Dorset Stations


Featured is Coryates Halt which could be found on the Abbotsbury branch line. It opened in May 1906 but closed in December 1952.

Other now almost forgotten Dorset railway stations include:

Abbotsbury opened in November 1885: closed in December 1952.

Broadstone opened in December 1872: closed for passengers in March 1966.

Bridport East Street opened in March 1884: closed in September 1930.

Bridport West Bay opened in March 1884: closed for passengers in September 1930.

Blandford (Blandford Forum from September 1953) opened in November 1860: closed for passengers from March 1966.

Charlton Marshall opened in July 1928: closed in September 1956.

Creekmoor Halt opened in June 1933: closed in March 1966.

Lyme Regis opened in August 1903: closed for passengers in November 1965.

Portland opened in October 1865: closed for passengers in March 1952.

Powerstock opened in November 1857: closed for passengers May 1975.

Sandsfoot Castle (on Portland branch line) opened in August 1932: closed in March 1952.

Stourpaine & Durweston Halt opened in July 1928: closed in September 1956.

Sturminster Newton opened in September 1863: closed in March 1966.

Toller opened in March 1862: closed in May 1975.

Wimborne: opened in June 1847: closed for passengers in May 1964.

(Source: Railways of Dorset by JL Lucking.) 


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