17th September 1955 - last train stops at Codford Railway station

800px-Codford_station_site_geograph-3112657-by-Ben-BrooksbankThe last train stopped at Codford Railway Station was the 17.20 from Salisbury to Cardiff on the 17th September 1955[1].

Image Credit

Ben Brooksbank [CC-BY-SA-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Footnotes

[1] I got the date here from a great book called ‘The Plain: Life on Salisbury Plain from the 1890s to the Present Day’ by Chris Corden. Wikipedia actually says ‘the station lost its passenger service on 19 September 1955’

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