North Lancashire Loop (Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway)






Locations along the line

These locations are along the line.





The tall and curving Martholme Viaduct, on the old Padiham Loop, seen at track level looking towards Great Harwood in 2016. See image 20590 taken ...
Mark Bartlett 08/04/2016
The curved viaduct on the LYR Padiham Loop between Simonstone and Great Harwood opened in 1877 and last carried trains in 1964 but thankfully ...
Mark Bartlett 28/03/2008
The east elevation of the 10 arch Martholme viaduct, striding across the River Calder near Great Harwood on the closed Padiham Loop. ...
Mark Bartlett 06/09/2008
Martholme Viaduct on the former Great Harwood loop line is beautifully preserved although the tracks across it have long gone. Seen on 5 July 2013 the ...
John McIntyre 05/07/2013
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Looking down the bank towards Padiham station from Dryden Street bridge on 10th October 2019. Although the line from Rose Grove was on a 1:40 gradient ...
Mark Bartlett 10/10/2019
After final closure in 1993, thirty years after the last passenger train, the tracks of the line to Padiham Power Station lay undisturbed for many ...
Mark Bartlett 10/10/2019
This bridge, between Simonstone and Padiham, crosses a cycleway on the old Padiham Loop trackbed. The trees conceal a business park built on ...
Mark Bartlett 10/10/2019
The bridge at Dryden Street in Padiham saw its last trains in 1993 but it is in good order as it now carries a Lancashire County Council cycleway and ...
Mark Bartlett 10/10/2019
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73069+73134 stand at Rose Grove West with the MRTS/SVRS 'North West Tour' on 20 April 1968 see image 29203. ...
K A Gray 20/04/1968
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