Furness and Midland Joint Railway

Introduction

This line is open.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

First train of the day at Wennington on 30th September 2017 as 144021 leaves for Lancaster. Wennington would normally be very quiet at this time but ...
Mark Bartlett 30/09/2017
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
Quiet (very) period at Wennington. In fact the station saw no trains from 16th to 24th October inclusive as the line was closed for repairs to a ...
Mark Bartlett 23/10/2010
The 1034 hrs service from Morecambe to Leeds departs from
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John McIntyre 30/07/2011

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
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

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
Closed to passengers in September 1960, Arkholome station was converted into an outstanding home. Picture taken looking west towards Borwick and ...
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
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
Back on the main line after an extensive overhaul is EE Class 40 40145. Scheduled to haul its first excursion on 7th June 2014 (Rawtenstall to Oxford) ...
Mark Bartlett 06/06/2014


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