Furness and Midland Joint Railway

Introduction

This line is open.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

3-car Pacer 144020 calls at Wennington on its way to Morecambe from Leeds on 24th January 2019. The population of Wennington is only 138 but the ...
Mark Bartlett 24/01/2019
142024 pulls away from the Wennington stop with a Leeds to Lancaster service on 4th November 2019. On this still autumn morning the Pacer could be ...
Mark Bartlett 04/11/2019
The first revenue earning train for 35018 British India Line was the annual Lune Rivers Trust special from Carnforth to York on 30th ...
Mark Bartlett 30/09/2017
142024 leaves Wennington heading for Lancaster on 4th November 2019. The recess where the signalbox once stood is filling with vegetation and it is ...
Mark Bartlett 04/11/2019

Northern 144016, on the daily Heysham Port to Leeds service, enters the 1230yd Melling Tunnel on 3rd October 2015. Melling station, a short distance ...
Mark Bartlett 03/10/2015
Grab shot, from a passing Pacer, of the closed station at Melling, just to the west of Wennington. Melling closed in 1952 but remains in residential ...
Mark Bartlett 25/04/2019
Unlike the other closed stations between Carnforth and Wennington, Melling is rather inaccesible but in winter it can just be seen from the A683 that ...
Mark Bartlett 22/01/2012

3-car 144019 passing the old station at Arkholme with a Lancaster to Leeds service on 3rd December 2019. On the jointed track the Pacer could be heard ...
Mark Bartlett 03/12/2019
Northern has recently committed to retiring fifty five Pacers before the end of 2019. On 3rd December 142092 rounds the tight curve at Arkholme with a ...
Mark Bartlett 03/12/2019
A Leeds to Morecambe service hurries past the closed station at Arkholme, now a private residence, on 18th April 2016. [See image 19610] Hopefully the ...
Mark Bartlett 18/04/2016
Former station at Arkholme, closed in September 1960, and now extended as a very nice country home with the bonus of trains still passing through. ...
Mark Bartlett 14/04/2008

GBRf 66737 Lesia hauls the return leg of Pathfinder's Yorkshire Dales Explorer Salisbury to Leeds excursion on 14th May 2016. The train ...
Mark Bartlett 14/05/2016
Track level view of the old station at Borwick from a passing Leeds to Morecambe Pacer on 25th April 2019. All three intermediate closed stations ...
Mark Bartlett 25/04/2019
The Heysham to Leeds daily Boat Train heads east through beautiful North Lancashire countryside at Borwick between Carnforth and Wennington on ...
Mark Bartlett 30/07/2013
Hauling its first train in over fifty years Merchant Navy 35018 British India Line undertook a loaded test run from Carnforth on 6th July 2017. ...
Mark Bartlett 06/07/2017


68003 Astute is on the rear of a three coach Class 68 driver training special that has just operated over the Cumbrian Coast line and will ...
Mark Bartlett 12/01/2018