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Corfe Castle

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Collected date 20/05/07

Corfe Castle sign

After the closure of the line to Swanage, the Swanage Railway rebuilt the line from the Swanage end, reaching Corfe Castle in 1995.

Approaching the station from Corfe Castle village:

Corfe Castle approach

The front of the station building:

Corfe Castle front

The station building has been lovingly restored inside and out, with this ticket hall:

Corfe Castle ticket hall

The entrance to the ticket hall from the platform side:

Corfe Castle ticket hall

The station building gives onto the northbound platform:

Corfe Castle station building

The spandrels supporting the canopy are attractively painted, too:

Corfe Castle spandrels

The rear of the station building seen from the down platform opposite:

Corfe Castle

At the south side of the station building is a small garden:

Corfe Castle garden

The footbridge at Corfe Castle was installed at the station in April 2007, seen here looking south:

Corfe Castle footbridge

As a plaque near the footbridge shows, the bridge originally stood at Merton Park station before that line was converted to become part of Tramlink:

Corfe Castle footbridge

Looking north at the station from the footbridge, with the castle itself just visible behind the station building:

Corfe Castle from footbridge

The shelter on the down platform:

Corfe Castle down building

Looking northwest along the line towards Norden:

Corfe Castle looking northwest