This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1896. Click on a section of line entry to view it in more detail. If a section of line has an unknown or partial closure date, it will appear at the end of the list.

Date Closed to Passenger Services Section of Line
27 Jan 1896 Llanymynech Old Jct. - Llanymynech Curve Jct.
29 Mar 1896 Poulton No.1 Jct. - Diversion point on 1896 realignment; Poulton Jct. - Poulton No.4 Jct.; Old alignment North curve*
17 May 1896 Cambridge North Jct. - Cherry Hinton Jct.
1 Jul 1896 Hamworthy Jct. - Hamworthy