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Long Buckby is a busy Northamptonshire village. The village has a station on the Northampton loop of the West Coast Main Line.
Railway type and traffic
There are three trains per hour to London and thrre trains per hour north, these are operated by London Midland.
This section of line also sees much freight including Freightliner, and DB Schenker workings.
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The station itself can often be very quiet, but sometimes the local youths can occupy the shelters if they have nothing else to do.
From Northampton, head out on the A428.The turning for the village is well signposted. When in the centre of the village, bear left on the road to Daventry. The Station is at the bottom of the hill, and can`t be missed.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location Long Buckby Station map co-ordinates
Update Sept 16: New car park has been built. Plenty of spaces. Pay and Display £4 per day coin only or pay by phone.
A frequent railway service serves the station.
There is also the hourly bus route 11 from Long Buckby to Daventry.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location
There are no amenities at the station, but the village has a good selection of pubs and shops.
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Long Buckby Station
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Shots can be taken at both ends of the station and from both platforms, but the southern end of the station provides for the better shots.
General views - All photographs © Jason Rodhouse unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south
Fig 2 - Looking south
From the platform, this shot shows the station curve quite well.
Fig 3 - Looking north
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