Great Grimsby and Sheffield Junction Railway and Grimsby Docks Company (Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

I arrived at Gainsborough Central on a Sunday to find it all locked up, no trains today.  There wasn't much to lock up really, just a basic shelter on ...
John McIntyre 06/10/2013







66506 heads for an east Midlands power station with imported coal from Immingham on 10 October 2013. The train is approaching Market Rasen, with the ...
John McIntyre 10/10/2013
East Midlands 153321 arrives at Market Rasen station from the south on 10 October 2013 heading for Grimsby. This is the only station still open ...
John McIntyre 10/10/2013
A quiet period at Market Rasen on the evening of 8 October 2013 looking north towards Barnetby. The station is well looked after by the local adoption ...
John McIntyre 08/10/2013

There is no trace of the former station at Claxby & Usselby (closed in March 1960) which was located on the far side of the crossing on Park Road. ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013
DBS 66016 travels south towards Lincoln as it crosses Claxby Gatehouse AHBC with a loaded coal train from Immingham on 9 October 2013. ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013

Looking north over the level crossing on the busy A46 road at Holton-le-Moor, Lincolnshire, on 9 October, with the former station building opposite. ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013

The former Moortown station buildings viewed north over the B1205 level crossing on 9 October 2013. The station opened in 1848 and closed in 1965. ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013
DBS 60019 hauls a long train of empty fuel tank wagons heading north to the Lindsey Oil Refinery over the level crossing at Moortown, Lincolnshire, on ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013

The former station building at North Kelsey on 9 October 2013, looking over the level crossing towards Barnetby. The weak sunshine is just about to ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013

DBS 66183 hauls a rake of empty coal wagons north approaching Howsham on 9 October 2013 heading to Immingham. ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013
A station building which retains many of its original features following conversion to a private residence is Howsham, Lincolnshire, seen here on 9 ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013


Passing the fine semaphores of Wrawby Junction. ...
Ewan Crawford //
A late January afternoon at Wrawby Junction looking west in 1988. ...
Ian Dinmore /01/1988
The signal box at Wrawby Junction, Lincolnshire, in 1989, looking east towards Immingham. ...
Ian Dinmore //1989
Semaphores; looking west at Wrawby Junction. ...
Ewan Crawford //

153310 approaches Barnetby as coal empties set off for Immingham. 4th February 2015.
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Graeme Blair 04/02/2015
A class 60 takes a MGR train southwest through Barnetby in 1992. ...
Ian Dinmore //1992
Heading west into the setting sun on 9 October 2013, a TransPennine service from Cleethorpes to Manchester Airport leaves Barnetby, with the array of ...
John McIntyre 09/10/2013
Platform scene at Barnetby in 1995 prior to replacement of the footbridge with a ramped version. ...
Ian Dinmore //1995

Passing through the closed Brocklesby station. ...
Ewan Crawford //
Although it closed in 1993 Brocklesby's listed station building is still in good order standing alongside the very busy junction for the Grimsby and ...
Mark Bartlett 21/05/2012
66004 brings a part loaded coal train from Immingham off the freight only chord from Ulceby and through the closed station of Brocklesby on 21 May ...
Mark Bartlett 21/05/2012
66004 has just passed through the closed station of Brocklesby wrong line with a train from Immingham and is now crossing to the west bound ...
Mark Bartlett 21/05/2012

A Cleethorpes - Sheffield DMU about to run over the level crossing and into the up platform at Habrough, Lincolnshire, on the western outskirts of ...
Ian Dinmore /05/1986

View south at Stallingborough from the level crossing in 2004. Since the photograph was taken the signal box (behind the camera) has closed and the ...
Ewan Crawford 01/12/2004





A Manchester - Cleethorpes 158 service arrives at Grimsby Town in the summer of 1995. ...
Ian Dinmore /08/1995
Bay platform 3 at Grimsby Town on 13 July 1995. View is east towards Garden Street level crossing and signal box. The locking room of the listed box, ...
Ian Dinmore 13/07/1995










Barrow Road Crossing signal box, as seen from a train departing from (new) New Holland station on the Barton-on-Humber branch. The start of the old ...
Mark Bartlett 21/05/2012

The old signal box at New Holland Town station, on the south bank of the Humber, photographed in 1975. ...
Ian Dinmore //1975
A class 114 DMU at New Holland Town station in August 1970 about to set off for Cleethorpes, having connected with the ferry from Hull. ...
Bill Jamieson 21/08/1970
An afternoon train from New Holland Pier to Cleethorpes stands at New Holland Town on 14 December 1974. ...
Bill Jamieson 14/12/1974
A DMU for Cleethorpes heads south east away from New Holland Town in December 1974. ...
Bill Jamieson 14/12/1974


The signal box on New Holland Pier, photographed in 1975. The 1849 station finally closed in 1981, along with the ferry service to Hull Victoria Pier, ...
Ian Dinmore //1975
New Holland Pier, on the south shore of the Humber estuary opposite the city of Hull in 1975. ...
Ian Dinmore //1975
A class 114 DMU runs onto the pier at New Holland to connect 
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Bill Jamieson 21/08/1970
Cars on New Holland Pier in 1975 queueing for the ferry, while a DMU for Cleethorpes waits in the background to connect with the next arrival from ...
Ian Dinmore //1975