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HER Number:MDV89367
Name:Old Station, Tiverton


Railway station at the end of the Tiverton branch line, which opened in 1848. Closed in 1884 when a new station was opened to the south, on the Exe Valley line.


Grid Reference:SS 960 126
Map Sheet:SS91SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishTiverton
DistrictMid Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishTIVERTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RAILWAY STATION (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1855-1895, First Edition 1:500 Town Map (Cartographic). SDV338879.

'Old Station' shown to north of larger station either side of the Exe Valley line.

Thomas, D. St. J., 1981, A Regional History of Railways of Great Britain (Monograph). SDV168.

The Tiverton branch of the Bristol and Exeter railway opened 12th June 1848. Originally broad gauge, standardised in 1884 when a new station in Tiverton was opened.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV168Monograph: Thomas, D. St. J.. 1981. A Regional History of Railways of Great Britain. A Regional History of Railways of Great Britain. 1. Unknown.
SDV338879Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1855-1895. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. First Edition 1:500 Town Map. Map (Digital).

Associated Monuments

MDV1363Related to: Bristol and Exeter Railway, Tiverton Branch (Monument)
MDV58995Related to: Tiverton Railway Station (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 21 2012 2:17PM