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Monument record MDR5724 - Sawley, Railway Station

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Full Description

SK 481322 Sawley, Railway Station. This station, opened in 1888 on a line constructed 49 years earlier, was originally named Sawley Junction and was built to serve the expanding new part of Sawley. There are small wooden platform shelters. The station booking office and waiting room at low level by the road are brick, single storey with pitched roofs. The station was re-named Long Eaton in 1968. (1) Blue steel shelters have replaced the small wooden shelters referred to above. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1986. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part II - Borough of Erewash. p 39.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Reedman, K. 2004. Information regarding several sites in Long Eaton, received via e-mail.



Grid reference Centred SK 481 322 (100m by 100m) (Multiple Site Centre)

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Record last edited

Aug 12 2011 2:42PM

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