Blackpool Branch (Preston and Wyre Railway, Dock and Harbour)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

This was one of the original stations on the line. By 1890 the southbound platform had become an island platform allowing departures to north and south from the east face of the platform. The original northbound platform was rather short. There was a small goods yard on either side of the line and Poulton Junction to the north where the line to Blackpool North struck west and left the original ...

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Preston and Wyre Railway, Dock and Harbour




331002, one of the 3-car CAF EMUs now working for Northern, passes through Layton with a New Year's Eve service from Liverpool Lime Street to ...
Mark Bartlett 31/12/2019
With the delivery of further CAF DMUs during 2019 they have taken up additional routes including the Calder Valley and East Lancashire lines from ...
Mark Bartlett 31/12/2019
Unbranded 390002 accelerates through Layton with the 1054hrs Blackpool North to Euston service on 31st December 2019. ...
Mark Bartlett 31/12/2019
Notice on the platform at (temporarily) closed Layton station on 2nd March 2018 with three weeks to go before reopening following the five month ...
Mark Bartlett 02/03/2018
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CAF City. Although only introduced in July 2019 the Northern CAF trains, DMU and EMU, are starting to dominate services to Blackpool North as ...
Mark Bartlett 31/12/2019
The 1417 Northern arrival from York stands at Blackpool North on 24 September alongside the 1440 TransPennine departure for Manchester Airport. ...
Veronica Clibbery 24/09/2014
Having already seen three other tours on 13 April 2019, tour number four was captured at Blackpool North. This had arrived from Euston hauled by ...
John McIntyre 13/04/2019
Last shift Blackpool North. Blackpool No.2, a L&YR signal box, controlled its last trains and closed with effect from 11th November 2017. Seen ...
Mark Bartlett 10/11/2017
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