Britain >North East >Metheringham Ruskington Lincoln


Collected date 29/08/11

Metheringham sign

Metheringham station lies to the east of the village it serves in rural Lincolnshire. With the village behind us, we look along the road to the level crossing:

Metheringham road

The station has a small car park and a connecting bus service:

Metheringham approach

The shelter on platform 1, for trains towards Lincoln:

Metheringham platform 1

The level crossing crosses the line at the eastern end of the station, and has old-style gates operated by the occupant of the signalbox. The signalbox is known as Blankney:

Metheringham signalbox and level
crossing Metheringham signalbox

Approaching the crossing from the east, we see a large building on the right:

Metheringham building

The connection between the two platforms is this barrow crossing:

Metheringham barrow crossing

The level crossing seen from platform 2:

Metheringham level crossing

Looking west at both platforms:

Metheringham platforms looking

The shelter on platform 2:

Metheringham platform 2