Chinley Station turns 150 – a walk through history

Chinley station was opened on 2 February 1867.  Here are a selection of photos provided by local historian, Keith Holford.

1902. The original Chinley Station house being dismantled when the lines were widened from 2 to 4. It was rebuilt as Naze House on Maynestone Road.

Date unknown. Chinley Station in full flow.

9 June 1969. Aerial photograph of Chinley Station.

0265 Chinley to Liverpool Return via Bugsworth. Fare 3/-.

654 Chinley to Buxworth Return. 01 Aug 1958.

4115. Manchester Central to Chinley via Buxworth. 05 Oct 1966. fare -/10.

The window removed from the original Chinley Station and now in Naze House, Chinley.

There are 5 community buildings in the Parish, in which activities and events take place. These buildings are available for hire.

Chinley & Buxworth Community Centre
21 Lower Lane, SK23 6BE
01663 750521

Chinley W.I. Hall
Lower Lane, SK23 6BD
01663 746000

Buxworth War Memorial Club
Station Rd, SK23 7NJ
01663 732050

Chinley Scout Hut
Forge Road, SK23 6EJ
07913 802260

Chinley Chapel
Wash Road, SK23 0QN
01663 750571