Manchester and Birmingham Railway






Dates

  /  /1840[Manchester and Birmingham Railway]
Opened from Manchester to Stockport
  /  /1842[Manchester and Birmingham Railway]
Opened from Crewe to Stockport opened

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.




View across the car park at Goostrey Station, near Jodrell Bank, in May 2015, showing the down side wooden station building now looking rather weather ...
David Pesterfield 16/07/2015
A visit to Goostrey, with that building, is like a step back in time. It's nice to see an old timber construction building survive on a mainline. ...
Ewan Crawford 10/09/2009

A Northern Class 323 EMU on a Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service calls at Chelford on 25 September 2016. ...
John McIntyre 25/09/2016
A Manchester to Milford Haven ATW service has just passed Chelford station and is seen heading towards Crewe on the afternoon of 25 September 2016. It ...
John McIntyre 25/09/2016

A Northern Class 323 has recently arrived at its destination at Alderley Edge with a service from Manchester Piccadilly on 3 October 2013. The emu is ...
John McIntyre 03/10/2013

A Manchester Piccadilly - London Euston (via Crewe) Pendolino snakes away from a station stop at Wilmslow on 3 October 2013. ...
John McIntyre 03/10/2013
A Northern service from Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly via the Airport calls at Wilmslow on 3 October 2013. ...
John McIntyre 03/10/2013

A Manchester to Euston Pendolino passes Handforth on 03 September 2017. The station has an interesting collection of Handforth station signs in the ...
John McIntyre 03/09/2017


An Arriva CrossCountry service from Manchester to Reading takes the Stoke on Trent line at Cheadle Hulme on 3 October 2013. ...
John McIntyre 03/10/2013


A class 175 and a Virgin Voyager await the off at Stockport on a Saturday evening in April 2011. ...
Ken Strachan 24/04/2011
Virgin Pendolino 390001 leaves Stockport on the 10.17 departure to Manchester Piccadilly, having just passed the 183 mile post located in the centre ...
David Pesterfield 01/05/2014
The 1755 Manchester Airport - Cleethorpes arriving at Stockport platform zero on 23 July 2015 [see image 30899]. ...
Bruce McCartney 23/07/2015
The view from Platform 0. EMU 323235 calls at Platform 1 on its way to Crewe with an all stations stopper. Platform 0 was built in 2004 to ease ...
Mark Bartlett 24/03/2011



Ultimate destination Liverpool Lime Street - a pair of East Midlands class 158 DMUs passes Heaton Chapel station heading towards Piccadilly on 3 ...
John McIntyre 03/10/2013




Part of the shed yard at Longsight, Manchester, thought to be in 1959. Nearest the camera is Jubilee 4-6-0 no 45631 Tanganyika with Britannia ...
K A Gray //1959
'Crab' no 42777 stands outside the south shed at 9A Longsight, Manchester, in 1962. ...
K A Gray 16/04/1962



A recently installed footbridge offers an excellent viewpoint from which to watch the distant wall under Piccadilly station ingesting and ejecting ...
Ken Strachan 29/07/2017
Looks like a Northern Powerhouse to me... ...
Ken Strachan 16/04/2016
The 1706 hrs departure to Middlesbrough gets away from Manchester Piccadilly on 02 June 2018 under the watchful eyes of two young travellers on the ...
John McIntyre 02/06/2018
Platform 1 at Manchester Piccadilly on 14th July 2018. On the right a pair of Class 142 units wait to depart with the 1019 service to New Mills ...
John McIntyre 14/07/2018