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
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
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
For those who haven't experienced the 'joys' of a four wheeled rail vehicle at speed on jointed track it is perhaps time for a visit to the Bentham ...
Mark Bartlett 24/01/2019

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

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

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
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


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