Building record M3131 - CASTLE STATION


RAILWAY STATION (Victorian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 79605 54319 (29m by 36m)
Map sheet SK75SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Newark, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Of architectural interest, with a brick façade embellished with stone facings, pilasters and quoins. The same architecture is repeated on the platform side. (1)
Railway station. The new canopy over the platform is out of keeping but fine cleaned and restored exterior to approach from the road. Built 1846. (2)
The complex includes a number of buildings which are now disused, the station, the station masters house, signal box and railway gate. The site also included the now demolished gate keepers lodge and platform. See archive for details. 1 more BW print, N15 2/28 SMR. (4)
Built by the Midland Railway in 1846 … in the Italianate style. (5)
See L3464 for transit shed.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(2), Ind Arch File

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

4 prints, 203w/4A,5A,6A, 203y/18,19,20, RCHME

Listed buildings slides, (Photograph). SNT2648.

<1> Smith DM, 1965, The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands, p 263 (Published document). SNT1304.

<2> Reedman K, 1977, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1180.

<3> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 192 (Monograph). SNT4.

<4> TPAT, 1993, NIAR Gazetteer, p 82, 93-4 (Published document). SNT252.

<5> Palmer M & Neaverson P, 1992, Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands, p 154 (Monograph). SNT5.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. .
  • <1> Published document: Smith DM. 1965. The Industrial Archaeology of the East Midlands. p 263.
  • <2> Personal comment: Reedman K. 1977. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 192.
  • <4> Published document: TPAT. 1993. NIAR Gazetteer. p 82, 93-4.
  • <5> Monograph: Palmer M & Neaverson P. 1992. Industrial Landscapes of the East Midlands. Phillimore & Co Ltd. p 154.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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