- Moss Side railway station
Moss Side Location Place Moss Side Local authority Fylde Coordinates Coordinates: Operations Station code MOS Managed by Northern Rail Number of platforms 1 Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage 2004/05 * 2,851 2005/06 * 2,780 2006/07 * 2,545 2007/08 * 3,495 2008/09 * 3,142 2009/10 * 3,096 History 16 February 1846 Opened 26 June 1961 Closed 21 November 1983 Re-opened National Rail - UK railway stations A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z * Annual passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Moss Side from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Please note: methodology may vary year on year.
Moss Side railway station is on the Blackpool South to Preston line, in Lancashire, England. It is located in Moss Side, a hamlet where the B5259 (Lytham to Wrea Green) road crosses the railway at a level crossing. It is managed by Northern Rail, who operate all passenger services that call there.
When the station opened in 1846 it was at first called Kirkham Road.
There is an hourly Sunday service in each direction between March and early November only. No service during the winter months.
- ^ Blackpool & Fylde Rail Users’ Association—A look back over the years, accessed 17 October 2007
- ^ Martin Ramsbottom & Clive Pickup (1996). The Preston to Wyre Railway: The Lytham and Poulton Branches and The Blackpool & Lytham Line. Kirkham, Lancashire: Hedgehog Historical Publications. ISBN 1898062074.
- ^ Blackpool & Fylde Rail Users’ Association—Moss Side, accessed 30 October 2007
Preceding station National Rail Following station Lytham Northern Rail
Blackpool Branch Line
Disused railways Lytham
Preston and Wyre Joint Railway
Lytham Branch Line (until 1874)
Wrea Green Lytham
Blackpool and Lytham Railway
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