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

800px Codford station site geograph 3112657 by Ben Brooksbank

The 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


[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’