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Whitehead Railway Station

Chester Avenue, Whitehead, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 6630
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Lovely station with a marvellous footbridge

Loving the railway, this is a little gem. Not the romance of the heritage steam railway stations of... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Terence K
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Lunch at the rairway museum

My first visit and I would definitely go back. The menu although not extensive was perfectly... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
bertha007
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N. Ireland
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24 Aug 2017
“Lunch at the rairway museum”
21 Oct 2017
“Lovely station with a marvellous footbridge”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Chester Avenue, Whitehead, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 9066 6630
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Loving the railway, this is a little gem. Not the romance of the heritage steam railway stations of course, but nevertheless, a lot to be said for it. Clean and tidy with a marvellous footbridge would be a great place to photograph the trains of...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

My first visit and I would definitely go back. The menu although not extensive was perfectly acceptable. I had a prawn open sandwich which was really tasty and very nicely presented. Also what added to the experience was the staff so friendly and really helpful....More

1  Thank bertha007
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

It is very much like as if time has been put on hold when you stand waiting for the train. The renovation work at this station has been done very much with the bygone era in mind. The waiting room at platform 1 has something...More

2  Thank Hanni_LR43
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Nice, pretty well preserved/restored building that gives one the feeling one is in the early 1900s. While waiting for the train one is expecting to hear the whistle of a steam engine coming around the corner.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I like the way it has managed to keep its ambiance, I have fond memories of it from fifty years ago, when I used to take the train to Belfast. The fare was two shillings and sixpence. I did that weekly, on my half-day off....More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Whitehead railway station is an impressive, listed Victorian building. The earliest section was designed by John Lanyon, who is famous for the main building at Queen's University, and more. Many of his more expensive ideas for the station were not constructed. In the 1890s another...More

1  Thank Steveodo
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