Southport Branch (Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway and East Lancashire Railway Joint)





Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Burscough to Southport

142004 calls at Burscough Bridge on 15 October 2009 whilst on it^s way to the seaside at Southport. The substantial station building on the Wigan ...
John McIntyre 15/10/2009
All alone, 60004 waits at Burscough Bridge for the signal as it tries to get to Southport on a dull and wet 13 December 2008 to haul a charter. ...
John McIntyre 13/12/2008
A Southport to Manchester service passes Burscough Bridge Junction SB on 16 September 2010. Although the ^junction^ suffix is a little redundant ...
John McIntyre 16/09/2010
156421 on a Southport to Manchester Victoria service approaching Burscough Bridge on 3 April 2009.
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John McIntyre 03/04/2009
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On a wet evening, 67020 approaches Crabtree LC between New Lane and Burscough Bridge with a Southport to Euston special charter in connection with the ...
John McIntyre 21/07/2017
The staggered platforms, separated by a level crossing, is a common feature of West Lancashire stations on the Wigan to Southport line. Here at the ...
John McIntyre 26/08/2009
A Southport to Manchester Airport ^express^ service bounces across West Lancashire on the approach to New Lane on 26 August 2009. Pacer 142012 is in ...
John McIntyre 26/08/2009
The Wigan to Southport line runs dead straight from Parbold to near Meols Cop, albeit undulating across the fertile West Lancashire farmland. In this ...
Mark Bartlett 17/03/2009
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150122 leads a Manchester bound four-car Sprinter non-stop through the staggered platforms of rural Bescar Lane on 14th August 2020. The local ...
Mark Bartlett 14/08/2020
The ^Friends of Bescar Lane^ have done a splendid job with the floral displays at this rural station. 150125 is on the rear of a Southport to ...
Mark Bartlett 14/08/2020
The disused Southport bound platform at Bescar Lane, viewed from the level crossing in August 2020. Platforms here were staggered to allow the ...
Mark Bartlett 14/08/2020
A stopping eastbound service from Southport to Manchester Victoria slows for Bescar Lane station in West Lancashire on 26 August 2009. The station has ...
John McIntyre 26/08/2009
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After travelling on straight track for many miles, trains heading for Southport face this slight ^dog leg^ at the site of Pool Hey Junction. The ...
Mark Bartlett 14/08/2020
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Gray Merseyrail liveried train at Southport. ...
Veronica Clibbery /04/2016
A Northern Rail train at Southport. ...
Veronica Clibbery /04/2016
Merseyrail electric unit 508120 at Southport in the late evening of 14 February 2012 having earlier arrived from Liverpool. ...
John McIntyre 14/02/2012
Yellow Merseyrail livery train at Southport. ...
Veronica Clibbery //
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St Luke^s Junction to Southport South Junction