Shrewsbury, Oswestry and Chester Junction Railway






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

67013 ^Dyfrbont Pontcysyilte^ on the 14.10 southbound Wrexham, Shropshire and Marylebone departure to London stands at Ruabon Station on 15 October. ...
David Pesterfield 15/10/2008
The blocked off redundant section of the station footbridge that once spanned the goods lines behind platform 2 on the west side of Ruabon Station, ...
David Pesterfield 15/12/2009
A near 150mm layer of snow has almost engulfed Ruabon Station. View north towards Wrexham from the station footbridge on 27 March 2013. ...
David Pesterfield 27/03/2013
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A Transport for Wales Class 158 departs from Chirk on 20 September 2019 with a service to Chester. Meanwhile one of the station volunteers is watering ...
John McIntyre 20/09/2019
A northbound service approaches Chirk station in February 2011. The southern ends of the platforms are out of use. To the right was the former Glyn ...
Ewan Crawford 21/02/2011
47056 running between Weston Rhyn and Chirk on the Shrewsbury to Chester line in June 1974 with a northbound train of what appear to be empty single ...
Bill Jamieson 04/06/1974
Grab shot from the 0822 Chester - Cardiff (ex-Holyhead) train passing the Kronospan plant at Chirk, showing DRS 66434, a regular locomotive on the ...
David Pesterfield 25/05/2010
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Viaducts in the morning mist. This view looks west to the Chirk Viaduct and beyond it the Chirk Aquaduct. ...
Ewan Crawford 21/02/2011
A northbound TfW Class 150 crosses the Chirk Viaduct on 20 September 2019 watched by walkers on the towpath on the Chirk Aqueduct which carries the ...
John McIntyre 20/09/2019
Chirk Aquaduct (left) on the Llangollen branch of the Shropshire Union Canal was later paralleled by Chirk Viaduct (right) of the Shrewsbury Oswestry ...
Ewan Crawford 21/02/2011
40185 comes off Chirk Viaduct with a southbound block oil train, probably from the Stanlow refinery, in June 1974. The ^J^ in the reporting code ...
Bill Jamieson 04/06/1974
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Gobowen looking north. Some canopies may have gone and the footbridge but this is still a fine station. ...
Ewan Crawford 10/07/2006
Wolverhampton based ex-GWR Castle class 4-6-0 no 5019 Treago Castle at the head of a train thought to be just north of Gobowen heading for ...
David Stewart /08/1960
GWR style running in board at the north end of Gobowen up platform in October 2012. ...
David Pesterfield 01/10/2012
A pleasant August afternoon at Gobowen station in 1960, with Worcester based Modified Hall 4-6-0 no 6984 Owsden Hall at the platform awaiting ...
David Stewart /08/1960
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Whittington Low Level station, on the Chester to Shrewsbury route, closed in 1960. Despite a number of vigorous local campaigns it has never reopened ...
Mark Bartlett 17/09/2009
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