The Beast

The Beast

Fig. 1: Rail enthusiasts special train at Kirkby-in-Ashfield Central station in the 1950’s. Photo Credit – Kirkby Heritage Centre The Beast: A poem by Kath Bartholomew. Kirkby-in-Ashfield Central Station, known locally as Greenwood Drive station, was on...
Kirkby Bentinck Station

Kirkby Bentinck Station

Figure 1: B1 on an up passenger train at Kirkby Bentinck station in the early 1960’s. Photo Credit: Graham Upchurch collection Kirkby Bentinck Station Date: Opened on 2nd November1893 and originally named Kirkby Pinxton Station.   Location: West side of Church...