Joppa railway station

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Joppa
Joppa Station (geograph 2474102).jpg
Remains of the former Joppa station building.
Location
PlaceJoppa
AreaEdinburgh
Coordinates55°56′50″N 3°06′06″W / 55.9472°N 3.1016°W / 55.9472; -3.1016Coordinates: 55°56′50″N 3°06′06″W / 55.9472°N 3.1016°W / 55.9472; -3.1016
Grid referenceNT313732
Operations
Original companyNorth British Railway
Pre-groupingNorth British Railway
Post-groupingLondon and North Eastern Railway
Platforms2
History
1859 (1859)Station opened
7 September 1964 (1964-09-07)Closed to passengers and completely
Disused railway stations in the United Kingdom
Closed railway stations in Britain
A B C D–F G H–J K–L M–O P–R S T–V W–Z

Joppa railway station was a railway station located in Joppa, Edinburgh, Scotland from 1859 to 1964 on the East Coast Main Line.

History[edit]

The station opened in 1859 by the North British Railway. The station was closed to both passengers and goods traffic on 7 September 1964. The station building remains, however the platforms have been removed.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joppa Station". Geograph. Retrieved 3 March 2017.

External links[edit]

Preceding station Historical railways Following station
Portobello (NBR)
Line open, station closed
  North British Railway
East Coast Main Line
  Newhailes
Line open, station closed