Church Stretton railway station facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsChurch Stretton
|A train picks up passengers at the station|
|Managed by||Transport for Wales|
|Platforms in use||2|
|Live arrivals/departures and station information from National Rail|
|Key dates||Opened 1852|
|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|
It is located on the Welsh Marches line, 12 3⁄4 miles (20.5 km) south of Shrewsbury railway station; though trains on the Heart of Wales line also stop at the station. All trains services are operated by Transport for Wales, who also manage the station.
It is the highest station in Shropshire, 613 ft (187 m) above sea level.
Images for kids
King Edward I steam charter train at Church Stretton, passing a regular DMU service.
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