Morecambe Junction

Location type

Junction


Names and dates

Hest Bank Junction [1st] (1864-1973)
Morecambe Junction (1973-)

Opened on the Morecambe Bay Railway.

Opened on the Morecambe Branch (London and North Western Railway).

Note: text in square brackets is added for clarity and was not part of the location's name.


Description

Date of change of name assumed.

This junction opened in 1864 when the line from Hest Bank joined the existing Morecambe Bay Harbour and Railway of 1848.

11/01/2018

Tags

Junction

External links

NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map