Monument record LCS 137 - Leiston Railway Station

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Summary

Site of railway station and goods shed, built 1859. Station and line closed by 1994 (S2). Present condition unknown (possibly converted to housing).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4424 6289 (112m by 23m)
Map sheet TM46SW
Civil Parish LEISTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Site of railway station and goods shed to west, built 1859. Station and line closed by 1994 (S2). Present condition unknown (possibly converted to housing). Complex of rail lines (including spur to iron works to S - see LCS 163) gone apart from some boundaries (& single E-W line?).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Map: OS. OS Map. 1:2500 map, 1880s.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Dymond D and Martin E. 1999. An Historical Atlas of Suffolk (revised edition). Robertson A, 'Railways', 129 (map).

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Jun 9 2016 5:26PM

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