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Helston railway station

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Subject: Great Western Railway, The Lizard, Helston
Collection: Disused Railway Stations in Cornwall, Former Great Western Railway Stations, Railway Stations Closed in 1962, Railway Stations Opened in 1887
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Helston railway station

One of the GWR road motor services from Helston railway station

Helston railway station was the terminus of the Helston Railway in Cornwall, in England (United Kingdom). It was later operated by the Great Western Railway but has since been closed.

It secured its place in history when it became the first place in the country with a railway-operated bus service. These GWR road motor services met trains at the station and carried passengers on towards The Lizard.


External links

  • Helston station on navigable 1946 O. S. map


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