York and North Midland Railway
Y York and North Midland Railway
This line is still open. This railway ran from Castleford, near Leeds, to York. It expanded by acquisition and new lines to Leeds, Harrogate, Whitby, Scarborough, Bridlington and Beverley. It became part of the
North Eastern Railway.
Locations along the line
These locations are along the line.
The new footbridge and lift towers at Castleford, installed in October 2022, seen here on the morning of Wednesday, 20th September 2023. Passenger ... David Bosher 20/09/2023 158815 from Leeds to Knottingley reversing away from Castleford station past the derelict signal box, at 11.18 on Wednesday, 20th September 2023. ... David Bosher 28/09/2023
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5690 'Leander' has the 'Scarborough Express' passing Burton Salmon, in the days when it went first around Castleford to Wakefield and Leeds before ... Roger Geach 10/08/2010 A grounded railway carriage by the entrance to a livery stable close to the former Burton Salmon station, although now becoming more obscured by ... David Pesterfield 14/04/2016 View along a grounded railway carriage near the former Burton Salmon station. ... David Pesterfield 14/04/2016 National Power's 59205 approaching Burton Salmon with a coal train from the Selby coalfield Gascoigne Wood loading point to Drax Power Station in ... David Pesterfield 07/03/1997 EWS liveried 66096 approaches Hillam Gates level crossing from Milford Junction in May 2016. The train is a rake of loaded Drax Power biomass wagons ... David Pesterfield 12/05/2016 An unidentified Transpennine Express class 185 DMU, running on the Castleford line, approaches Hillam Gates level crossing near Monk Fryston during ... David Pesterfield 15/08/2017 DB Cargo operated EWS liveried 66096 proceeds across Hillam Gates level crossing on 12 May with a loaded biomass working from Hull or Immingham to ... David Pesterfield 12/05/2016 View over the embankment on the east side across lines to the closed signal box near Milford South Junction. The box formerly controlled the south to ... David Pesterfield 19/05/2016 Now withdrawn Pacer 142035 is seen departing from Sherburn in Elmet in May 2016 with the early morning return working to Sheffield from York, which ... David Pesterfield 19/05/2016 A view looking north along Sherburn in Elmet station in May 2016. This rural station is used by services between York and Hull, which turn onto the ... David Pesterfield 19/05/2016
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Northern Trains 158790 is seen during its Church Fenton call on the evening of 4 July with 2R35, the 20.42 ex-York to Hull working, with passengers ... David Pesterfield 04/07/2023 GBRf Class 69 69005 departing Church Fenton on the evening of 4 July 2023 with 3Q99, the Doncaster Wood Yard to Doncaster Wood Yard weedkilling ... David Pesterfield 04/07/2023 GBRf Class 69 69006 running into Church Fenton on the evening of 4 July 2023 with ... David Pesterfield 04/07/2023 The un-assuming main roadside access to Church Fenton station is advertised as the entrance to the oriental restaurant & take away that occupies the ... David Pesterfield 23/01/2022 The former Station House and down side station building at Copmanthorpe, standing alongside the east coast main line to the south of York. ... David Pesterfield 14/05/2011
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45034 passing through Chaloners Whin Junction south of York heading for Sheffield on 12 May 1979 ... Peter Todd 12/05/1979 Deltic 55014 The Duke of Wellington's Regiment passing Chaloner's Whin Junction south of York in May 1979 with an ECML service bound for Kings ... Peter Todd 12/05/1979 20053+20093 passing through Chaloners Whin Junction, south of York, heading south west with a freight on 12 May 1979. ... Peter Todd 12/05/1979
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37511 and 37506 on Corby to Lackenby steel empties at York Holgate in May 1987. Often the empty northbound and loaded southbound services would pass ... Roger Geach 07/05/1987 DB Cargo 66051 heads south at Holgate Jct whilst working the Wilton to Knowsley 'binliner' service on 14 September 2017. ... John McIntyre 14/09/2017 Pioneer Voyager 220001, on a Newcastle to Guildford Cross Country service, leaves York passing Holgate Junction. The large running in ... Mark Bartlett 18/07/2015 A cattle wagon in the dock near Holgate Junction, seen from a passing train in 1974. This seems very late in the history of livestock by rail. ... Bill Roberton //1974 A lot of building work has taken place inside the York city walls on the old railway land but the resemblance of the first station is still in situ on ... Mark Bartlett 11/10/2023
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