Ulverston and Lancaster Railway

Introduction

This line is open. It was part of the Furness Railway.






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.

A TPE Class 185 being operated by Northern departs from Ulverston with a service to Barrow-in-Furness on 20 March 2018. ...
John McIntyre 20/03/2018
The station approach at Ulverston with the fine station building on the left along with impressive clock tower. ...
John McIntyre 20/03/2018
37403 Isle of Mull accelerates briskly away from Ulverston propelling the SO Carlisle to Lancaster service eastwards towards the next stop at ...
Mark Bartlett 24/03/2018
The Sellafield to Heysham flask train waits at Ulverston on 20 March 2018. 68025 was leading and 68016 was on the rear. The pause was down to the ...
John McIntyre 20/03/2018
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View west past Plumpton Junction signal box towards Ulverston in July 1987. Hoad Monument stands on Hoad Hill in the right background. ...
Ian Dinmore /07/1987
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The Leven Viaduct is just as impressive as the Kent Viaduct at Arnside but not quite so accessible for lineside photography. 37402 heads the morning ...
Mark Bartlett 13/03/2018
On a sunny spring evening a TransPennine 185 unit crosses the long viaduct over the Leven Estuary. The service is heading for Barrow-in-Furness, next ...
Mark Bartlett 10/03/2014
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37401 'Mary Queen of Scots,' in large logo livery, runs along the sea embankment at Kents Bank with the 1004hrs Preston to Barrow-in-Furness service ...
Tony Jenkinson 18/08/2017
Rural scene at Kents Bank as 156484 pulls away from the station on 18th January 2020 heading for Carlisle via the Cumbrian Coast line. ...
Mark Bartlett 18/01/2020
The rustic looking waiting shelter on the Barrow bound platform at Kents Bank, seen from the adjacent road on 18th January 2020 at the start of the ...
Mark Bartlett 18/01/2020
The 1004 hrs Preston to Barrow in Furness starts away from Kents Bank station on 07 July with DRS 37403 'Isle of Mull'. Now which decade are we in? ...
John McIntyre 07/07/2017
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This fine station is open.
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195125 runs alongside the low promenade wall as it leaves Grange-over-Sands heading for Barrow-in-Furness on 18th January 2020. Passenger services on ...
Mark Bartlett 18/01/2020
153301, on a Lancaster to Barrow service, leans towards the sea as it slows for Grange-over-Sands station on 28 April. The single unit is passing the ...
Mark Bartlett 28/04/2014
Northern 156438 skirts the promenade at Grange-over-Sands heading for the next stop at Kents Bank with a service for Barrow-in-Furness on 9th March ...
Mark Bartlett 09/03/2019
TPE 185130, on a Northern service from Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness, heads towards the afternoon sun as it runs alongside the promenade at ...
Mark Bartlett 28/12/2016
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A DMU about to come off the Kent Viaduct at Arnside in the autumn of 1983, having almost cleared the last of the 50 spans of the 1857 structure. The ...
John Furnevel 07/10/1983
Two DRS Class 37s bring an evening Sellafield to Crewe train, comprising five nuclear flasks, across Arnside's viaduct over the Kent estuary on 19 ...
Mark Bartlett 19/06/2013
A southbound DMU crossing the River Kent estuary in the north east corner of Morecambe Bay in October 1983. View is west from The Promenade at ...
John Furnevel 07/10/1983
Redecking and refurbishment of Arnside viaduct underway on 7th April with two rail mounted cranes busy supporting the engineering work. The ...
Mark Bartlett 07/04/2011
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A temporary footbridge has been erected at Arnside, possibly with a view to the refurbishment (or replacement?) of the existing structure. 195012 ...
Mark Bartlett 30/12/2019
45690 Leander approaches the Kent Viaduct and Arnside with a Cumbrian Coast Express returning from Carlisle to Carnforth on 24th March 2018. ...
Mark Bartlett 24/03/2018
Viewed from the historic pier, a 3-car CAF DMU is nicely reflected in the River Kent as it crosses Arnside Viaduct with a Barrow to Manchester Airport ...
Mark Bartlett 30/12/2019
Northern CAF DMU 195112 passes under a temporary footbridge that was being erected at Arnside on 30th December 2019. The train was a Barrow to ...
Mark Bartlett 30/12/2019
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A single car Class 153 arrives at Silverdale with a service to Lancaster on 30 July 2011. ...
John McIntyre 30/07/2011
A Northern 156 on a Lancaster to Barrow service drifts past the reed beds and ponds of the RSPB reserve at Leighton Moss, near to Silverdale station. ...
Mark Bartlett 04/04/2017
Neville Hill based Class 158s are now regulars on Barrow-in-Furness services from the May 2018 timetable. 158844 calls at Silverdale on its way to ...
Mark Bartlett 02/11/2018
A pair of Class 153 single units cross a low bridge near Silverdale with a Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster service on 12th May 2016. The watercourse in ...
Mark Bartlett 12/05/2016
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The launch of the CAF Civity trains into Northern passenger service has been further delayed but driver training is taking place now on the ...
Mark Bartlett 31/05/2019
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The signal box panel at Carnforth F&M Junction, photographed in July 1985. ...
Ian Dinmore 12/07/1985
68003 Astute is on the rear of a three coach Class 68 driver training special that has just operated over the Cumbrian Coast line and will ...
Mark Bartlett 12/01/2018
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Freightliner 66522 approaches Yealand Steps foot crossing (now closed) with northbound empty coal wagons (no longer running) on 28 January 2012. ...
John McIntyre 28/01/2012
195107 waits for the green light at Carnforth before joining the WCML towards Lancaster with a Barrow to Manchester Airport service on 18th January ...
Mark Bartlett 18/01/2020
Brush Type 4 47580 'County of Essex' in the Down Goods Loops at Carnforth in October 2013, prior to working some West Coast empty coaching stock over ...
Mark Bartlett 25/10/2013
Colas 37421, negotiating the sharp curve at Carnforth, heads for Carlisle via the Cumbrian Coast with a Network Rail Measurement Train on 13th March ...
Mark Bartlett 13/03/2018
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