Bradford Branch (Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.






The closed and overgrown Spen Valley line at Cleckheaton looking south on 14 February 1997. The track has been truncated to make way for a car park ...
David Pesterfield 14/02/1997
Track lifting operations underway along the former Spen Valley line at Cleckheaton in February 1997, seen looking towards Low Moor. ...
David Pesterfield 14/02/1997


Arrival at Low Moor. The station re-opened on the 2nd of April 2017. ...
John Yellowlees 06/05/2017
Low Moor station, between Halifax and Bradford, reopened on 2nd April 2017 having previously closed in 1965. ...
John Yellowlees 06/05/2017

EE Type 4 no 40121 with a weedkiller train, photographed approaching Bowling Junction in April 1981. The train is about to come off the Bradford ...
David Pesterfield 29/04/1981


A view south at Bradford Interchange with a Grand Central Class 180 Adelante unit preparing to depart for London Kings Cross. ...
John Yellowlees 06/05/2017
Northern 158s meet at Bradford Interchange on the morning of 24 March. Unit 1588755, on the right, is heading for York while 158753 is on a Calder ...
Mark Bartlett 24/03/2014
A Northern service from Blackpool North to York waits at Bradford Interchange on 4 November 2011 before reversing and heading to Leeds. ...
John McIntyre 04/11/2011
The 1:50 gradient out of Bradford Interchange starts before the end of the platform but units such as the Class 158s are well on top of the job. ...
Mark Bartlett 24/03/2014

The approach to Bradford Exchange in the 1960s showing an LMS 2-6-4T heading up the bank, a Class 24 approaching with what is probably empty coaching ...
Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) //
Inside the trainshed of the former Bradford Exchange station in the 1960s. [See image 25061] ...
Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) //
B1 4-6-0 no 61173 is about to take a train out of Bradford Exchange in the 1960s. The station, built as a joint project by the Lancashire & Yorkshire ...
Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) //
View south from Bradford Exchange station over the approach lines in the early 1960s, with Low Moor Black 5 no 44694 on an inbound train, a DMU ...
Robin Barbour Collection (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) //