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//1854Border Counties RailwayAct receives Royal assent
//1860Border Counties Railway
North British Railway
Border Counties Railway absorbed by North British Railway.
/7/1862Border Counties RailwayOpened
//1864Border Counties Railway
Newcastle and Carlisle Railway
First train runs from Newcastle to Riccarton Junction.
/12/1944Border Counties RailwaySaughtree station closed
/8/1948Border Counties RailwaySaughtree station re-opened
15/10/1956Border Counties RailwayRiccarton Junction to Hexham (Border Counties Junction) closed to passengers
1/9/1958Border Counties RailwayRiccarton Junction to Bellingham (excluded) closed to freight
1/9/1958Border Counties RailwayReedsmouth (excluded) to Border Counties Junction closed to freight
11/11/1963Border Counties RailwayBellingham (North Tyne) to Reedsmouth closed to freight
All dates for Border Counties Railway
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