Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Malton and Driffield Railway

From Graces Guide

The line opened in 1853, with stations at Malton, Settrington, North Grimston, Wharram, Burdale, Sledmere and Fimber, Wetwang, Garton, and Driffield.

In 1854, it was amalgamated into the North Eastern Railway (NER).

In the 1923 grouping of railway companies, it became part of the London and North Eastern Railway (LNER).

The route was closed to passenger traffic in 1950, with complete closure in 1958

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