Shrewsbury and Hereford Railway






Dates

06/12/1853[Shrewsbury and Hereford Railway]
Opened to passengers.
01/07/1862[Shrewsbury and Hereford Railway]
Leased by the [London and North Western Railway], [West Midland Railway] and [Great Western Railway].

Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

70000 'Britannia' departs Hereford bound for Cardiff Central with Saphos Trains 'Welsh Marches Express' on 7th August 2019. The train had started its ...
Alastair McLellan 07/08/2019
175108 departs Hereford on a Manchester Picadilly to Milford Haven service, which was 75 mins late at this point. It did not reach its planned ...
Alastair McLellan 07/08/2019
D1944 on the rear of Saphos Trains 'Welsh Marches Express' sitting in the down relief line at Hereford on 7th August 2019. A train from Birmingham ...
Alastair McLellan 07/08/2019
70000 'Britannia' and its support coach depart Hereford to take on water at Hereford Diesel Sidings before returning to take the Saphos Trains 'Welsh ...
Alastair McLellan 07/08/2019




A northbound Arriva Trains Wales service with a Class 175 DMU approaches the closed station at Moreton-on-Lugg on 19 November 2008. ...
John McIntyre 19/11/2008
A southbound class 158 runs throught Moreton-on-Lugg on 18 November with the access to the exchange sidings and the former Army depot to the left ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008
Level crossing and signal box at Moreton-on-Lugg north of Hereford on the Shrewsbury & Hereford Joint line in November 2008. Note the telegraph pole ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008

Heading north through the former Dinmore station heading for the twin tunnels. ...
Ewan Crawford 10/07/2006
Things to photograph while waiting for freights which never come. (1) The former Dinmore station. ...
Ewan Crawford 09/07/2006

The station at Ford Bridge, to the south of Leominster, operated from 1866 to 1954. The level crossing closed after the Leominster bypass (in the ...
Ken Strachan 15/01/2018

A northbound train pulls in at Leominster in June 2010. ...
Ewan Crawford 05/06/2010



A Northbound DMU (probably for Shrewsbury) has just passed the former junction for Tenbury Wells and Bewdley in September 1988. The road bridge had a ...
Ken Strachan /09/1988
A Class 60 heads south with a freight past the former Woofferton station, Shropshire, on 18 November 2008. The station, closed in July 1961, still ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008






Heading north from Onibury towards Craven Arms on 18 November 2008, a class 175 unit climbs to cross the River Onny.
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John McIntyre 18/11/2008
An Arriva Trains Wales service heads north on 18 November past the unusual design of SB at Onibury, Shropshire. The box controls the level ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008
I think I can, I think I can - this Cardiff-bound DMU seemed to be struggling to reach the summit just North of Onibury crossing, between Ludlow and ...
Ken Strachan /04/1987
The 1852 Onibury Station building (now a private residence) stands beside the level crossing on the A49 road between Craven Arms and Ludlow on the ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008


UK Railtours return excursion from Llandrindod Wells to London Paddington passing Craven Arms station, having left the Heart of Wales line a short ...
David Bosher 02/09/2017
Arriva Trains Wales single unit DMU 153320 waits under the footbridge at Craven Arms for right of way prior to running forward onto the 'Heart of ...
David Pesterfield 25/05/2010
Start of the Heart of Wales Railway at Craven Arms, looking south. ...
Ewan Crawford //
A Manchester - Carmarthen via Newport evening service formed by 175105 calls at Craven Arms on 2 May 2008. ...
John McIntyre 02/05/2008




Arriva Trains Wales service from Cardiff to Manchester passes the site of the former station at Marsh Brook between Craven Arms and Shrewsbury.
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John McIntyre 18/11/2008
A single car class 153 unit passes Marsh Brook signal box on 18 November with a service to Swansea via the former L&NW Heart of Wales line. Marsh ...
John McIntyre 18/11/2008


Milford Haven - Manchester Piccadilly train arrives at Church Stretton on 31 May. ...
John McIntyre 31/05/2007




Although the station has gone the signalbox remains at Dorrington as a northbound Class 158 heads towards Shrewsbury on 19 November past an upper ...
John McIntyre 19/11/2008