New Fishbourne and The Railway

Chichester to Havant railway
Chichester to Havant Railway LBSCR Railmotor

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The Chichester to Havant railway was proposed in 1845 and opened on the 15th March 1847. There wasn't a station at New Fishbourne until Fishbourne Halt was opened by the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) on the 1st April 1906. On the 5th May, 1969 the station was renamed Fishbourne under British Railways.

The table below shows the timetable from June to September 1912.
All services were run by 3rd class motor car similar to that in the poster.

Weekdays pp 40-43
TimeTrainCalls Fishbourne at
6.25 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester7.07 a.m.
8.57 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester8.57 a.m.
10.25 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester11.07 a.m.
12.50 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester1.32 p.m.
2.45 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester3.27 p.m.
3.12 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester3.54 p.m.
7.30 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester8.12 p.m.
9.45 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester (extended to Arundel via Littlehampton on Thursdays)10.27 p.m.

Sundays pp 44 - 45
TimeTrainCalls Fishbourne at
8.30 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester9.12 a.m.
11 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester11.42 a.m.
3.10 a.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester3.52 p.m.
5 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester5.42 p.m.
6.45 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester7.27 p.m.
9 p.m.Portsmouth Town to Chichester9.42 p.m.

Weekdays pp 34 - 37
TimeTrainCalls Fishbourne at
7.20 a.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town7.24 a.m.
9.28 a.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town9.32 a.m
11.48 a.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town11.52 a.m
1.55 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town1.59 p.m.
4.10 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town4.14 p.m.
6.38 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town6.42 p.m.
8.35 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town8.42 p.m.
10.35 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town (not Thursdays)10.39 p.m.
10.35 p.m.Bognor to Portmouth Town (Thursday only)10.59 p.m.

Sundays pp 38 - 39
TimeTrainCalls Fishbourne at
9.30 a.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town9.34 a.m.
2.15 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town2.19 a.m.
4.05 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town4.09 a.m.
5.50 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town5.54 p.m.
7.55 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town7.59 p.m.
9.55 p.m.Chichester to Portsmouth Town9.59 p.m.