Forge Valley - Station Masters and Staff

Before the first world war Forge Valley station had a stationmaster & two porters. During late LNER times and British Railways, the station master at Forge Valley was also in charge of Snainton, Sawdon and Wykeham stations.

  • 1890
    Thomas Laycock (Station Master)
  • 1901
    Mr George Wellburn (Porter)
  • 1901, 1905
    Mr George Playforth (Station Master)
  • 1941
    Mr Walter Hugman (Station Master)
    Mr George Cotterill (Porter/Signalman)
    Ms. Dorothy Coupland (Clerk)
  • 1941 to 1944
    Margaret Allison (Clerk)
  • 3rd November 1941 for about 18 months
    Mr Jack F. Layton (Probationary Clerk)