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Depot: Retford Thrumpton (G.C.)

Depot Details
Depot Name Retford Thrumpton (G.C.)
Depot Codes
Date Opened 16/07/1849
Date Closed 01/1965
Pre Grouping Company MSLR
Big 4 Company LNER
British Railways Region ER
1947 Directions The shed is on the south side of the Retford-Gainsborough line. The yard is visible from the line.
Go straight ahead outside the Station into Victoria Road, and bear right into Albert Road, Turn right into London Road (A1), and cross the railway bridge. Turn first right past the bridge, and the shed entrance is on the right.
Walking time 15 minutes.
Popup Maps (New Window) 25 Inch (1892-1914)
OS (1:25,000) (1937-1961)
OS 7th Series 1 inch (1:63,360)
16/07/1849Depot opened
1875Change of code to RET
01/02/1950Change of code to 36E
01/1965Depot closed