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Codes beginning E

Last update 3 October 2015

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ELR Line name Mileages Datum Notes
EAR Earnock Branch 0.00 - 0.52 Earnock Sidings  
EAT Eaton Branch 3.34 - 6.53 Scalford Junction  
EAZ Eardisley Branch 0.00 - 6.75 Eardisley Branch Junction  
EBB Exeter Basin Branch 0.00 - 0.34 Exeter Basin Junction  
EBD Ellon to Boddam Branch 19.52 - 34.22 Aberdeen  
EBL Elderslie Burrowing Line 0.00 - ~0.58 Elderslie Junction ?? = Elderslie Junction to Cart Junction
EBO Essendine to Bourne Line 0.00 - 6.53 Essendine  
EBR East Benhar Branch 0.00 - 2.09 Crofthead Junction  
EBU Evercreech and Burnham Branch 0.00 - 24.04 Evercreech Junction  
EBW Ebbw Vale Branch 14.20 - 21.06 Courtybella  
ECA Edinburgh and Carstairs Line see separate portions
    ECA1 Carstairs South Junction to East Junction 73.17 - 73.48 Carlisle  
    ECA2 Carstairs East Junction to Slateford Junction 74.10 - 99.01 Carlisle via Carstairs (reverse)  
    ECA3 Slateford Junction to Haymarket East Junction 99.01 - 100.41 Carlisle via Carstairs (reverse)  
ECC Eccleston Branch 0.00 - 1.06 Eccleston Branch Junction Near Marshs Crossing on the Ravenhead Branch, St Helens
ECG Exeter Central Goods Branch 171.08 - 171.39 Waterloo Now in BAE2
ECK Eskett Branch 5.00 - 5.25 Mire House Junction via Cleator Moor  
ECM East Coast Main Line see separate portions
Note that there have been several deviations on this route for which separate ELRs were not issued
    ECM1 King's Cross to Shaftholme Junction 0.00 - 160.16 King's Cross  
    ECM2 Shaftholme Junction to Temple Hirst Junction 160.16 - 169.16 King's Cross  
    ECM3 Temple Hirst Junction to Colton Junction 169.16 - 182.79 King's Cross  
    ECM4 Colton Junction to York Station 182.79 - 188.40 King's Cross  
    ECM5 York Station to Newcastle West Junction 0.00 - 80.05 York Mileage jumps 68.27/68.34 at Newton Hall because of 1960s realignment to remove severe speed restriction.  No new portion allocated.
    ECM6 Newcastle West Junction to Newcastle Station 80.05 - 80.16 York  
    ECM7 Newcastle Station to Scottish border 0.00 - 69.67 Newcastle Berwick to Marshall Meadows remiled from NBR to NER series on rebuilding of Berwick station in 1927
    ECM8 Edinburgh to Scottish border 0.28 - 54.50 Edinburgh Waverley  
    ECM9 Edinburgh Waverley Station Area 0.00 - 0.28 Edinburgh Waverley  
ECM1 Misson Branch 147.74 - 155.55 King's Cross See MSS
ECN East Coast (Northern) Line (Edinburgh to Aberdeen) see separate portions
    ECN1 Edinburgh Waverley Station Area -0.01 - 0.14 Edinburgh Waverley  
    ECN2 Edinburgh to Camperdown Junction 0.14 - 59.78 Edinburgh Waverley  
    ECN3 Camperdown Junction to St Vigean's Junction 0.21 - 17.17 Dundee East Station  
    ECN4 St Vigean's Junction to Kinnaber Junction 17.55 - 33.26 Dundee Tay Bridge Station  
    ECN5 Kinnaber Junction to Aberdeen 203.11 - 241.08 Carlisle via Perth Forfar  
ECR Eastleigh Chandler's Ford and Romsey Line 73.25 - 80.35 Waterloo via Eastleigh East Junction (reverse)  
ECY Eddlewood Colliery Branch 0.00 - 0.40 Eddlewood Junction On Blantyre to Strathaven line between Meikle Earnock and Quarter
EDB Edzell Branch 1.78 - 6.35 Brechin  
EDC Eaglescliffe Dowmac Concrete Branch 8.45 - 8.55 Darlington  
EDE Eden Valley Branch 0.00 - 21.73 Kirkby Stephen  
EDF Edzell Fork 0.07 - 1.00 ?? Den Crossing Datum = Brechin ??
EDK Earsdon Junction to Northumberland Dock Line 0.00 - 3.61 Earsdon Junction  
EEA Elmers End and Addiscombe Branch 11.05 - 12.77 London Bridge  
EEE Liverpool Curve (Earlestown South to West Junctions) 186.74 - 187.15 Euston  
EFC East Fife Central Line (East Fife Central Junction to Lochty) 0.42 - 13.60 Leven  
EFL East Fife Line (Leuchars Milton Junction to Leven East Fife Central Junction) 0.17 - 38.48 Leuchars  
EFY Eastfield Yard ?? ??  
EGB Edinburgh to Glasgow via Bathgate Line ?? ?? = ABK ?? or line to Wishaw ??
EGG Eggborough Power Station Branch see separate portions
    EGG1 Eggborough Power Station Approach Tracks 0.00 - 1.05 Whitley Bridge Junction  
    EGG2 Eggborough Power Station MGR Loop 1.05 - 2.60 Whitley Bridge Junction  
EGH East Grinstead High Level to St Margarets Junction Line 29.42 - 30.18 London Bridge  
EGM Edinburgh and Glasgow Main Line see separate portions
    EGM1 Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket West Junction 0.00 - 44.75 Glasgow Queen Street High Level  
    EGM2 Haymarket West Junction to Haymarket Station 44.75 - 46.00 Glasgow Queen Street High Level  
    EGM3 Edinburgh to Haymarket 0.15 - 1.23 Edinburgh Waverley  
    EGM4 Edinburgh Waverley Station Area 0.00 - 0.15 Edinburgh Waverley  
EGN Elgin Branch 0.00 - 0.71 Elgin Junction Near Dunfermline, on WFB
EGP Cowdenbeath Junction to Bridge of Earn Line 0.00 - 44.18 Cowdenbeath Junction Includes BMB ??
EGS Edinburgh and Glasgow (via Shotts) Line see separate portions
    EGS1 Uddingston Junction to Mossend East Junction 0.00 - 3.63 Uddingston Junction  
    EGS2 Mossend East Junction to Midcalder Junction 0.40 - 23.12 Mossend North Junction  
EHG Picton Road Junction to Gridiron Sidings (Waterloo Grid Feeding Line) 0.00 - 0.70 Picton Road Junction  
EHL East Ham Loop 6.18 - 6.74 Fenchurch Street  
EHP Eridge Redgate Mill Junction Heathfield and Polegate Line 19.53 - 38.76 Brighton via Polegate (reverse)  
EHW Edge Hill Junction to Park Lane Goods (Wapping Branch) 0.13 - 3.03 Olive Mount Junction  
EIW Eirw Branch/Aerw Branch 15.08 - 15.79 Cardiff Bute Road  
EJC Elliot Junction to Carmyllie Branch 0.00 - 5.20 Elliot Junction  
EJM Earsdon and Morpeth Line 7.08 - 20.46 Manors Junction via South Gosforth  
EJN Edgeley Junction and Northenden Branch 0.00 - 3.65 Edgeley Junction No 2  
EKB East Kilbride Branch 7.64 - 11.32 Busby Junction  
EKE Busby Junction to East Kilbride Branch 0.00 - 7.64 Busby Junction  
EKR East Kent Light Railway (Shepherdswell to Tilmanstone) 71.04 - 73.60 Victoria via Herne Hill  
ELB Elgin Lossie Junction to Lossiemouth Branch 0.09 - 5.57 Elgin Junction  
ELC Elgin to Cairnie Coast Line 48.29 - 84.63 Aberdeen  
ELG Ellangowan Branch (Milngavie) ?? ??  
ELK Ellerbeck Branch 0.00 - 1.14 Adlington Junction  
ELL Exeter Low Level Loop     Now EXL
ELL East London Line (Whitechapel Sidings) 0.00 - 0.09 ?? ??  
ELL East London Line see separate portions
    ELL1 Dalston Junction to New Cross Gate 0.11 - 6.08 Dalston Junction  
    ELL2 Canal Junction to New Cross 5.21 - 5.78 Dalston Junction  
    ELL3 Silwood Junction to Old Kent Road Junction (TfL portion) 4.66 - 5.51 Dalston Junction  
    ELL4 Silwood Junction to Old Kent Road Junction (Network Rail portion) 2.23 - 2.32 London Bridge  
ELN Engine Shed Junction to Leeds North Junction Curve 195.20 - 195.53 St Pancras via Leicester, Toton, Barrow Hill and Cudworth  
ELO Easter Road Junction to Lochend Junction Line 0.37 - 0.77 Piershill Junction  
ELR East Lincolnshire Railway 122.02 - 154.76 Kings Cross  
ELT Elsenham to Thaxted Line 0.00 - 5.41 Elsenham  
ELW Ellesmere to Wrexham Line 0.00 - 12.46 Wrexham and Ellesmere (or Cambrian) Junction  
ELY Ely Valley Branch 0.00 - 9.58 Ely Valley Junction  
EMB Eyemouth Branch 0.00 - 2.72 Burnmouth  
EMH Edgware to Mill Hill East Branch 7.32 - 11.28 Kings Cross  
EMP Ely March and Peterborough Line 71.63 - 100.60 Liverpool Street via Clapton and Ely  
EMS Eastleigh Maintenance Sidings     Now EYD5 and EYD6
EMT Exmouth Branch 0.00 - 9.34 Exmouth Junction  
ENB Enderby Branch 0.00 - 2.33 Narborough  
END Fawkham Junction to Gravesend West Line 22.59 - 27.39 Victoria via Herne Hill  
ENT Enfield Town Branch 9.20 - 10.55 Liverpool Street  
ENZ Energlyn Loop 9.31 - 9.79 Cardiff East Dock  
EPB Easton Pit Branch 0.00 - 0.47 Bathgate Lower station  
EPM East Parkhead Branch (LMS) 0.00 - 0.29 East Parkhead Branch Junction Caledonian Railway between Fallside and Motherwell
EPN East Parkhead Branch (LNE) 0.00 - 0.46 Bellshill South Box North British Railway Hamilton Branch
EPP Epping Branch 4.52 - 22.44 Liverpool Street  
EPS Earles Private Sidings 0.00 - 1.52 junction with MAS  
ERB Esso Refinery Branch 0.00 - 3.15 Herbrandston Junction  
ERY Exeter Riverside Yard 192.58 - 193.43 Paddington via Box  
ESB East Somerset Branch 0.00 - 14.02 Witham East Somerset Junction  
ESJ Ebbsfleet to Springhead Junction 22.21 - 22.42 (NR portion)/
35.016 - 37.477km (full route)
Charing Cross via Springhead (reverse)/
St Pancras
Now included within TRL5
ESK East Suffolk Line 69.41 - 116.27 Liverpool Street  
ESN Eston Branch 2.57 - 3.24 Cargo Fleet Junction  
ESS Emergency Spur, Selhurst 9.69 - 9.73 London Victoria  
EST Essendine to Stamford Branch 0.00 - 3.73 Essendine  
ETC Edinburgh to Carlisle Line 6.04 - 96.78 Edinburgh Waverley via Portobello Junction from 6.23?
ETF Eastleigh To Fareham Line 73.42 - 84.10 Waterloo via Eastleigh  
ETK Etruria To Kidsgrove Line ?? ?? = LEK ??
ETN Ely to Norwich Line 71.67 - 123.00 Liverpool Street via Cambridge  
ETP East Tilbury and Pitsea Line 22.30 - 32.43 Fenchurch Street Now part of TLL
ETW Eccles, Tyldesley and Wigan Line 0.00 - 12.09 Eccles Junction  
ETY Eling Tramway 82.52 - 83.16 Waterloo via Eastleigh and Totton (reverse)  
EUB East Usk Branch (Newport) 0.00 - 4.06 East Usk Junction  
EUJ East Usk Junction ~0.00 - 0.04/
156.70 - 157.43
East Usk Junction/Paddington via Stroud  
EVA Ehen Valley Line 0.00 - 0.23 Gillfoot Branch Junction  
EVB Exe Valley Branch 8.41 - 19.27 Morebath Junction  
EVL Eastern Valleys Line     Now EVY
EVL Elham Valley Line 0.00 - 16.17 Harbledown Junction  
EVP Esk Valley Junction to Polton Junction Branch 8.63 - 10.71 Edinburgh Waverley via Portobello Junction  
EVY Eastern Valleys Line 0.00 - 15.11 Newport George Street Junction Formerly EVL
EWC Ely West Curve 71.63 - 72.63/
0.00 - 1.00
Liverpool Street via Clapton and Ely North Junction (reverse)/ Ely North Junction  
EWD Eastwood Branch 128.42 - 128.73 St Pancras  
EWG Edge Hill Junction to Waterloo Goods 0.00 - 3.07 Edge Hill Junction  
EWZ East Wheal Rose and Treamble Branch 0.00 - 0.52 Junction with TNQ Listed to 2.44
EXD Exmouth Docks Branch 9.14 - 9.58 Exmouth Junction  
EXL Exeter Low Level Loop 0.00 - 0.20 Exeter Basin Loop Junction Formerly ELL
EXR Exeter Railway 0.00 - 8.07 Exeter Railway Junction  
EYD Eastleigh Marshalling Yard 72.55 - 74.00 Waterloo "Summary" ELR
EYD Eastleigh Yards see separate portions
    EYD1 Pad, CMD and Military Sidings 72.50 - 73.13 Waterloo  
    EYD2 East Marshalling Yard 72.46 - 73.06 Waterloo  
    EYD3 Fields Sidings and Loco Standing 73.06 - 74.22 Waterloo  
    EYD4 Station Carriage Sidings Number 1 to 14 73.30 - 73.77 Waterloo  
    EYD5 Works Outside Roads, Wagon and Test Shop 73.58 - 74.11 Waterloo Formerly EMS
    EYD6 Works Shed Roads and Extension Roads 1 to 15 73.48 - 74.16 Waterloo Formerly EMS
    EYD7 Diesel Depot and Sheds 73.66 - 74.29 Waterloo  
    EYD8 Yard Airport Stabling Sidings 73.72 - 74.18 Waterloo  
    EYD9 Carriage Servicing Sheds 73.74 - 74.17 Waterloo  

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