Location type


Names and dates

Appleby West

Station code: APP National Rail
Where: North West England, England
Opened on the Settle and Carlisle Line (Midland Railway).

Chronology Dates

  /03/1989Eden Valley Railway
Warcop to Appleby closed, line mothballed.

News items

23/10/2022Passengers advised not to travel due to no rail replacement buses from Carlisle to Appleby and Haltwhistle [News and Star]
11/05/2022South Cumbrian train ticket offices at risk of closure say RMT [The Mail in South Cumbria]
20/07/2020New Carlisle to Settle services aim to 'kick-start' tourism [BBC News]
29/06/2020New tourist train opens up Yorkshire dales [The Guardian]
14/01/2017Steam to run timetabled Northern trains on S&C [Rail]
17/05/2016Landslip could close section of S&C until late 2017 [Rail]
04/03/2016Appleby landslip: Carlisle-to-Settle rail repair plan agreed [BBC News]
17/02/2016Appleby landslip: Part of Settle to Carlisle route 'shut for months' [BBC News]


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