Windermere Lakeside Branch (Furness Railway)

Introduction

This line is closed for through traffic. The section between Ulverston and Haverthwaite is closed and lifted. The section between Windermere Lakeside and Haverthwaite is now the Lakeside and Haverthwaite Railway - a preserved railway.






Dates

  /  /1859Windermere Lakeside Branch (Furness Railway)
Opened from Ulverston to Windermere Lakeside.

Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Plumpton Junction to Lakeside

Plumpton Junction to Lakeside [FR].

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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Bagnall saddle tank 2996 'Victor' from 1951 on shed at Haverthwaite. ...
Martin MacGuire 10/04/2016
Hunslet saddle tank 3698 from 1950 with smoke box door open for cleaning in Haverthwaite shed. ...
Martin MacGuire 10/04/2016
Fairbairn tank 42085 lies boilerless in Haverthwaite shed whilst undergoing maintenance. ...
Martin MacGuire 10/04/2016
Fairbairn tank 42073 prepares to de-couple from its train after arrival at Haverthwaite from Lakeside before reversing to take on water and run ...
Martin MacGuire 10/04/2016
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Leven Junction to Greenwood Junction

The Leven Junction to Greenwood Junction curve completed a triangular junction allowing trains from the east access to the Lakeside branch.