Former Stations

In addition to the four current statiions, a further six have pretty much disappeared from the Blackburn - Hellifield route

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Daisyfield

The overgrown platforms can be made out near Daisyfield signalbox and level crossing shortly after leaving Blackburn heading towards Ramsgreave

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Chatburn

As at Daisyfield, some of the station can still be made out (near the Pendle Hotel) even though it closed in 1962

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Gisburn

Liittle now remains of the station, opened in 1879

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Wilpshire for Ribchester

The current station is a few hundred yards south of the old site as, since the station closed in 1962, housing was built blocking site access

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Rimington

The station closed in 1958, a few years before many of the stations on the Ribble Valley line

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Newsholme

Newsholme station, between Gisburn and Hellifield, also closed a few years before passenger services along the Ribble Valley line were withdrawn

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