Radcliffe Black Lane
General information
LocationRadcliffe, Bury
England
Coordinates53°34′32″N 2°20′22″W / 53.57558°N 2.33950°W / 53.57558; -2.33950Coordinates: 53°34′32″N 2°20′22″W / 53.57558°N 2.33950°W / 53.57558; -2.33950
Grid referenceSD776088
Platforms2
Other information
StatusDisused
History
Original companyLiverpool & Bury Railway
Pre-groupingLancashire and Yorkshire Railway
Post-groupingLondon, Midland and Scottish Railway
Key dates
20 November 1848 (1848-11-20)Opened as Black Lane
1 July 1933Renamed Radcliffe Black Lane
5 October 1970 (1970-10-05)Closed

Radcliffe Black Lane was a railway station in Radcliffe, Greater Manchester on the now closed Liverpool and Bury Railway between Bury and Bolton.

History

The station opened on 20 November 1848, originally being named Black Lane. On 1 July 1933 it was renamed Radcliffe Black Lane, and it closed on 5 October 1970.[1]

References

  1. ^ Butt, R.V.J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations. Yeovil: Patrick Stephens Ltd. pp. 36, 193. ISBN 1-85260-508-1. R508.


Preceding station   Disused railways   Following station
Bradley Fold   L&YR   Bury Knowsley Street