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placename:- Abbey Town Station
other name:- Abbey Station
site name:- Carlisle and Silloth Bay Railway
locality:- Abbey Town
parish Holme Abbey parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
railway station; station
coordinates:- NY17445088
10Km square:- NY15
Opened as Abbey Station 1856; rename Abbey Town Station 1889; closed 1964.

1Km square NY1750

photograph

Abbey Town Station -- Carlisle and Silloth Bay Railway -- Abbey Town -- Holme Abbey -- Cumbria / -- 16.9.2011

source:- OS County Series (Cmd 28)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Railway Station / Coal & Lime Depot
railway station; coal depot; lime depot
date:- 1867=1868
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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