This is a two platform station with staggered platforms. The original building remains on the up platform, in use as a visitor^s centre and museum.
Settle and Carlisle Trust - Ribblehead Station
The stationmaster^s house has also survived and is rent-able accommodation.
Settle and Carlisle Trust - Ribblehead Accommodation
The down platform waiting shelter is not original, but in original style.
The Ribblehead Viaduct is to the north.
There are sidings on the down side, approached from the north.
| Ribblehead Viaduct|
Blea Moor Signal Box
Blea Moor Tunnel
Dent Head Viaduct
Horton Lime Works
Helwith Bridge Quarry Siding
Rise Hill Tunnel
Dry Rig Quarry
Sheriff Brow Viaduct
|Location names in dark blue are on the same original line.|
|/ /1997||Settle and Carlisle Line (Midland Railway)|
Settle and Carlisle Railway Trust given planning permission to restore Ribblehead station.
|/06/2000||Settle and Carlisle Line (Midland Railway)|
Ribblehead station visitor^s centre opened.
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