Wells Priory Road

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<googlemap lat="51.204363" lon="-2.652715"> 51.204269, -2.65264, Wells Priory Road </googlemap>

To Cheddar: Wells West Junction
To Shepton Mallet: Wells East Somerset
To S&D Engine Shed: Wells S&D Engine Shed

History

Opened on 15th March 1859 as the terminus of the Somerset Central Railway's branch from Glastonbury and was the first of the three stations at Wells. Initially named Wells before being renamed Wells Priory Road in October 1883. It was closed to passengers on 29th October 1951 when the branch to Glastonbury was closed. It remained open to goods until 12th October 1964.

1950s

1963