Dentonholme Goods (Dentonholme Joint Committee)

Introduction

This goods loop is closed. The Glasgow and South Western Railway chiefly used the goods yard but the loop line was developed by the Glasgow and South Western Railway, North British Railway and Midland Railway with the latter two barely using the depot.



Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

In 1877 the existing northern approach to Carlisle station was rebuilt in anticipation of the opening of the Carlisle Goods Loop (Carlisle Goods Traffic Committee). Works were considerable.
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Carlisle Goods Loop (Carlisle Goods Traffic Committee)
View across a Carlisle car park in the 1960s. Scene at Dentonholme North on an overcast day, with an unidentified BR Standard class 9F 2-10-0 passing ...
Dougie Squance (Courtesy Bruce McCartney) //
A northbound freight hauled by an EE Type 3 passing Dentonholme North Junction on the Carlisle Goods lines in 1969 heading for Kingmoor Yard. ...
John Furnevel 17/12/1969
As the sun begins to break through the fog a mixed freight trundles south past Dentonholme North Jct box on the Carlisle goods lines in December 1969. ...
John Furnevel 17/12/1969
Looking south east towards Dentonholme North Junction signal box on the Carlisle goods lines in December 1969, as D411 and D5179 are about to pass ...
John Furnevel 17/12/1969
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This goods yard, opened in 1883 was built on a double track loop (Dentonholme Goods (Dentonholme Joint Committee)) to the west of the 1877 Carlisle Goods Loop (Carlisle Goods Traffic Committee).
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A long-welded rail train stabled on the former goods line at Dentonholme in 1986. The line had recently been closed to regular traffic when the River ...
Bill Roberton //1986
Wrecked bridge over the River Caldew on the former Carlisle Goods Line. This followed a freight train derailment, after which the line was ...
Bill Roberton //1986
Carlisle's Dentonholme Goods depot, looking north in 1998. A supermarket now occupies much of the site. ...
Ewan Crawford //1998
With the Rome Street Gasometer in the background D7547 hauls a northbound freight on the Carlisle goods lines on 2 July 1969. ...
John Furnevel 02/07/1969
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