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Weston (Bath)

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<googlemap lat="51.375692" lon="-2.385836"> 51.383439, -2.38634, Weston (Bath) </googlemap>

To Bristol or the North: Station Road (Weston, Bath)
To Bath Green Park: Locksbrook Road


Weston station opened on 4th August 1869. It was renamed Weston (Bath) on 1st October 1934 to avoid ticketing confusion with Weston-Super-Mare. It closed to passengers on 21st September 1953 and goods on 29th November 1965.

The down platform was 600ft long, twice the length of the up. There was a siding to the south of the station for coal traffic, and a signal box to the west of Station Road.

The station building survives, but the trackbed has been obliterated by the building of an industrial estate.


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