Tebay

Location type

Station


Name and dates

Tebay (1852-1968)

Opened on the Lancaster and Carlisle Railway.


Description

This was a sizeable junction station. The line remains open but the station is long gone, closing in 1968. Little remains of the station other than a open area.

For the Lancaster and Carlisle Railway this was an intermediary station opening in 1852 serving a small town. With the opening of the South Durham and Lancashire Union Railway in 1861 it became a junction station.

It grew to have two locomotive sheds, a trainshed over the branch platform and exchange sidings.

The branch closed completely in 1962 and the station in 1968.

01/01/2018

Tags

Station junction

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map