Bishop Auckland and Weardale Railway

Introduction

This line is open from near Shildon to Bishop Auckland. It is currently used from Bishop Auckland to Wear Valley Junction by Weardale Railway CIC services between Bishop Auckland and Stanhope. North of Wear Valley Junction much of the line has been used for new roads.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.





A Northern Pacer awaiting its departure time amongst the colourful planters and hanging baskets at Bishop Auckland station on 30 September 2010. The ...
John Furnevel 30/09/2010
Northern Class 142 Pacer, forming the 1611hrs service to Saltburn on Wednesday 22 August 2018, ready to leave Bishop Auckland.
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David Prescott 22/08/2018
Inside Bishop Auckland East signal box in 1977. ...
Ian Dinmore //1977
The view back towards Shildon from the platform end at Bishop Auckland. Heaton based Pacer 142022 is newly arrived from Saltburn and on a quick turn ...
Mark Bartlett 27/11/2012
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Weardale Railway two-car diesel unit no 141103 waits at Bishop Auckland West before returning to Stanhope in 2010 [see recent news item]. ...
Brian Taylor //2010
Weardale Railway 141103 waits at the recently constructed station at Bishop Auckland West on 30 September 2010 with the 13.35 service to Stanhope. See ...
John Furnevel 30/09/2010
Platform works at Bishop Auckland West on the Weardale Railway in September 2010. View is east towards Newgate Street bridge, with the main line ...
John Furnevel 30/09/2010
Unfortunately without any passenger services at the moment, Bishop Auckland West station on the Weardale Railway looking east towards Bishop Auckland ...
John McIntyre 17/03/2015
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Looking east at the site of Wear Valley Junction station. The curved track seen here is the line running westwards to Eastgate. The junction was to ...
Ewan Crawford 26/09/2006
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