Structure / Site Summary for 277260

Appleby Station - Waiting Room (Up)

277260: Appleby Station - Waiting Room (Up): Elevation view from the north

Key details from the SCRCA Structure Record

Brief description: Appleby Station - Waiting Room (Up)

Assessment status: Assessed

Location 1 - Rail-miles: 277

Location 2 - Chains: 22.00

Location 3 - Position relative to main running lines (tracks): Up

Is a structure of this type shown at this location on the MR 1911 landplan?: Yes

Construction / installation period: MR-C

Current Use: Railway ops

Visibility: Visible

Accessibility (ease of access): Easy

The List Entry Number (LEN) for this structure is 1319067.

The relevant entry in "The National Heritage List for England" can be reviewed at:
http://list.english-heritage.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1319067


List Entry Extract(s)

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List entry Number (LEN) List Entry Name Protection Category List Entry County List Entry District List Entry National Park List Entry Source URL(s)
1319067 APPLEBY STATION, EAST PLATFORM BUILDING      Gr-II Cumbria Eden    None

http://list.english-heritage.org.uk/resultsingle.aspx?uid=1319067


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Primary / Secondary References

The name “Appleby” was changed to “Appleby West” in 1952 to avoid confusion with the ex-NER station “Appleby East”.  After the NER station closed in 1962, the Midland station reverted to the original”Appleby”  in May 1968.

Figure 48 details in three parts - a, b and c - the track layout at Appleby based upon information from an LMS survey of 1946 with other information from Midland Railway surveys for 1911 and 1912.

Plate 139 is a context view looking north of Appleby station taken in May 1961. The large no 1 type main building and booking office (/scrca/structure-summary/277270) is constructed of brick with stone dressing.  On the left is the Waiting Room (Up).

This is the only station on the line which is provided with a passenger footbridge (No 236A - (/scrca/structure-summary/277280).  Cast-iron columns support steel-latticed girders and stepways, with timber floor and steps.  The main girder was renewed in 1902 following a mishap barely a year after erection.


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