Summerseat

Location type

Station


Names and dates

Summerseat (1846-1972)
Summerseat (1987-)

Opened on the East Lancashire Railway.

Opened on the East Lancashire Railway [Preserved].

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.


Description

This is a single platform station on the East Lancashire Railway [Preserved].

This was formerly a two platform station on a double track line. The main station building was on the southbound platform. There was a goods yard to the south, east side of the line, accessed by reversal. To the north was Brooksbottoms Siding.

The line was singled before closure to passengers in 1972.


Tags

Station