Station Code Game

Discussion in 'Quizzes & Games' started by HST Power, 29 Apr 2011.

  1. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
    All railway stations in Great Britain have three letter alpha codes.

    They can be listed on timetables, departure boards, station information services and used on the online journey planners.

    For example, if I was to type LET into the FCC journey planner it would come up with Letchworth Garden City.

    Therefore, the objective of this quiz is to guess the stations code.

    In the words of compare the meerkat, simples.

    The rules are as follows

    1) The code must be from a National Rail station in Great Britain.

    2) When you submit your posting, naming that railway station in the previous posting, also add your next 3-letter station code underneath it (which must be shown in capital letters). If your attempt to solve the previous code is correct, your new 3-letter code will be accepted as the next code to solve.

    3) The code has to be the proper station one as listed by National Rail Enquiries. You can't just make it up as you go along.

    4) You cannot use any website to decipher codes, this is cheating. However, if you are stuck to find a station code to post on your own turn, you may.

    I shall start with a nice easy one.

    PBO
     
    Last edited by a moderator: 3 Jun 2015
  2. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
  3. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
  4. bb21

    bb21 Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Messages:
    21,457
    Joined:
    4 Feb 2010
    Carmarthen

    SSS


    Edit:

    Grrr

    Hackney Wick

    SSS
     
  5. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
    Beat you to it I'm afraid! :D

    Ok, you got my new code. Back to you then!

    New code is SSS as posted by bb21! Apologies for confusion!
     
  6. seagull

    seagull Member

    Messages:
    114
    Joined:
    28 Feb 2011
    Seven Sisters?
     
  7. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
    Sheerness-on-Sea.

    AXM
     
  8. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
  9. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
    Correct. Over to you!

    New code is WAC, as posted by Track Basher.
     
    Last edited: 29 Apr 2011
  10. transportphoto

    transportphoto Established Member Quizmaster

    Messages:
    3,825
    Joined:
    21 Jan 2010
    Is it Weyln Garden City?
     
  11. HST Power

    HST Power Established Member

    Messages:
    3,704
    Joined:
    25 Nov 2010
    Warrington Central.

    CAR
     
  12. MidnightFlyer

    MidnightFlyer Veteran Member

    Messages:
    12,527
    Joined:
    16 May 2010
  13. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
    I think it is Anerley
     
  14. MidnightFlyer

    MidnightFlyer Veteran Member

    Messages:
    12,527
    Joined:
    16 May 2010
    Nope, that's ANZ (was ANY)
     
  15. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
  16. MidnightFlyer

    MidnightFlyer Veteran Member

    Messages:
    12,527
    Joined:
    16 May 2010
    Despite the misspelling that is correct!
     
  17. SS4

    SS4 Established Member

    Messages:
    8,262
    Joined:
    30 Jan 2011
    Location:
    Birmingham
    Kents Bank

    CRD
     
  18. transportphoto

    transportphoto Established Member Quizmaster

    Messages:
    3,825
    Joined:
    21 Jan 2010
  19. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
  20. transportphoto

    transportphoto Established Member Quizmaster

    Messages:
    3,825
    Joined:
    21 Jan 2010
    THIS IS NOT Hexham

    HXM
     
  21. Lampshade

    Lampshade Established Member

    Messages:
    3,549
    Joined:
    3 Sep 2009
    Location:
    South London
    HEX is Hexham IIRC.
     
  22. Darandio

    Darandio Established Member

    Messages:
    5,296
    Joined:
    24 Feb 2007
    Location:
    Redcar
    Hoveton & Wroxham

    Then you can do the easy RCC. :D
     
  23. MidnightFlyer

    MidnightFlyer Veteran Member

    Messages:
    12,527
    Joined:
    16 May 2010
    Hoveton & Wroxham then

    RCC
     
  24. Track Basher

    Track Basher Member

    Messages:
    236
    Joined:
    27 Nov 2010
    Location:
    South West Wales / Highlands of Scotland
  25. ainsworth74

    ainsworth74 Moderator Staff Member Moderator

    Messages:
    17,165
    Joined:
    16 Nov 2009
    Location:
    Redcar
  26. yorkie

    yorkie Administrator Staff Member Administrator

    Messages:
    34,915
    Joined:
    6 Jun 2005
    Location:
    Yorkshire
    Had to think about that for a while, was thinking it'd be somewhere near Middlesbrough, then I remembered your alternative location ;)

    Cottingham!

    LLS
     
  27. aspierail

    aspierail Member

    Messages:
    170
    Joined:
    4 Jan 2010
    Location:
    Hornsey North London
  28. IanPooleTrains

    IanPooleTrains Established Member

    Messages:
    1,216
    Joined:
    21 Nov 2010
    Location:
    Brereton, Rugeley, Staffordshire
  29. Eng274

    Eng274 Member

    Messages:
    796
    Joined:
    19 Aug 2010
    RHA = Rotherham..?

    CAY
     

Share This Page