Manchester, Bolton and Bury Railway






Portions of line and locations

This line is divided into a number of portions.


Manchester to Bolton



A Manchester Victoria to Buckshaw Parkway service with EMU 319385 calls at Salford Crescent on 18 March 2019. ...
John McIntyre 18/03/2019
A Freightliner Class 66 passes Salford Crescent with the empty binliner train heading to the loading point at Pendleton, Brindle Heath just over a ...
John McIntyre 27/07/2017
Northern unit 156426 calls at Salford Crescent on 29 November while working from Kirkby to Todmorden. ...
John McIntyre 29/11/2014
150277 departs from Salford Crescent with a service to Manchester
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John McIntyre 15/03/2008












Northern Rail 150203 heads south through Kearsley on 14 November with the 12.23 Preston to Hazel Grove service. ...
David Pesterfield 14/11/2011
Northern 156451 passes under the relatively new footbridge to the north of Kearsley station on 2 June 2015. The footbridge replaced the foot crossing, ...
John McIntyre 02/06/2015
TransPennine Express 185139 heads north through Kearsley with the 12.23 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service on 14 November 2011. ...
David Pesterfield 14/11/2011
Looking up Stoneclough Road in Kearsley under the railway bridge on 10 May 2015. The station entrance is beyond the bridge on the right. There has ...
John McIntyre 10/05/2015

Freightliner 66509 stands on the up line between Moses Gate and Farnworth on 10 May 2015. It was one of several engineering trains operating in ...
John McIntyre 10/05/2015
Looking north from the platform at Farnworth station on 5 February 2015 as a Northern service to Manchester Victoria approaches. Through the various ...
John McIntyre 05/02/2015
The transformation of Farnworth station is underway on 10 May 2015 with the up platform being removed to allow the realignment of the tracks when the ...
John McIntyre 10/05/2015
A Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe service exits the smaller Farnworth Tunnel and passes through the temporarily closed station on 2 June 2015. On my ...
John McIntyre 02/06/2015




A Northern Class 142 calls at platform 3, Bolton on 04 February 2010 while working a stopping service to Manchester. ...
John McIntyre 04/02/2010
Northern services between Blackpool and Manchester via Bolton have been replaced by buses for engineering work at Bolton station since 12 August and ...
John McIntyre 05/09/2017
When I last photographed from Trinity Street road bridge along platform 5 at Bolton in mid July, the track had still to be replaced. On 09 August 2017 ...
John McIntyre 09/08/2017
A view south along what will become platform 5 at Bolton with work progressing with renewing the coping stones. The remainder of the station is to the ...
John McIntyre 19/05/2017