Morecambe Bay Railway






Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Lancaster to Morecambe

View west along the River Lune at Lancaster - September 2014 see image 44262. ...
Ken Strachan 06/09/2014
The approach to Green Ayre station site on the trackbed from Halton is quiet and feels very rural but is close to Lancaster centre and the busy one ...
Mark Bartlett 07/08/2008
A short single track line from Lancaster Castle dropped down to Lancaster Green Ayre, alongside the River Lune. Originally electrified it closed to ...
Mark Bartlett 13/12/2010
View towards Halton from approximately the end of the platforms at Lancaster Green Ayre station, now a park close by the River Lune. This would also ...
Mark Bartlett 07/08/2008
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As far as I can ascertain this catenary mast base at Scale Hall is the only one surviving from the eight miles of Lancaster, Morecambe and Heysham ...
Mark Bartlett 12/12/2010
Site of a short lived station. Scale Hall opened in 1957 to serve a suburb of Lancaster but closed with the line in 1966. There were substantial ...
Mark Bartlett 12/12/2010
Scale Hall was a modern but short lived station on the electrified Lancaster Green Ayre to Morecambe direct route, opening as late as 1957 but closing ...
Mark Bartlett 08/09/2009
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Date of change of name assumed.
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Morecambe Branch (London and North Western Railway)
The points at Morecambe Junction are still manually operated by the traincrew from a ground frame, as seen here on 8th February 2019. 68016 'Fearless' ...
Mark Bartlett 08/02/2019
Another newly commissioned diesel, 68033, looks barely used as it leads a Sellafield to Heysham flask train into Morecambe on 28th September 2017. ...
Mark Bartlett 28/09/2017
The points have been changed and DRS 57003 is just about to set off along the Heysham Branch on 8 January as 156454 passes on a Morecambe to Lancaster ...
Mark Bartlett 08/01/2014
Having met the Christmas Eve Isle of Man ferry, Northern Pacer 142023 comes off the Heysham Port branch into Morecambe station where it will reverse ...
Mark Bartlett 24/12/2009
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142024, Morecambe to Leeds service, awaits departure on 29th August 2019. ...
John Steven 29/08/2019
67022 with a UK Railtours' excursion from London Euston at Morecambe station, in the late afternoon of Saturday, 18th March 2017. This station opened ...
David Bosher 18/03/2017
68017 'Hornet' arrives in Morecambe with a single flask for Heysham Power Station (and 68016) in tow on 8th February 2019. The train will reverse here ...
Mark Bartlett 08/02/2019
Another circuit around the play area for the only train on the Happy Mount Park miniature railway in Morecambe. The locomotive appeared to me to be a ...
Mark Bartlett 25/08/2017
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The old Harbour station in Morecambe on a sunny 7th January 2018. Rock armour sea defences now surround the jetty on which it stands but steamers ...
Mark Bartlett 07/01/2018
The old Morecambe Harbour station still stands on the Stone Jetty. In summer months it is a popular café but was closed on this sunny January ...
Mark Bartlett 07/01/2018
Not the Mediterranean but glorious Morecambe Bay. Morecambe Harbour station, on the Stone Jetty, lives on long after closure. It is now a popular cafe ...
Mark Bartlett 05/10/2009
Morecambe Harbour station looking towards the recently reopened Midland Hotel where a conference dinner was about to begin. (Thanks to Mark Bartlett ...
Ewan Crawford 08/09/2008
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