Engineer's Line References (ELRs)


Last update 28 November 2023

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Mileages are given in the form miles.chains unless stated otherwise. Figures prefixed with ≈ are approximate, those in parentheses are not on this route but are given for reference. Reference to 'start'/'end' of an asset are as read down the page.

MPR Miles Platting and Rochdale Line

MPR2 Thorpes Bridge Junction to Oldham Werneth Junction

   2.17	Thorpes Bridge Junction with MPR1 and MVN2
   2.21	Quick Mix Concrete Company's siding
   2.26	connection with Newton Heath depot
   2.54	DEAN LANE formerly D. L. NEWTON HEATH
   2.70	Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Agency
   2.78	later ownership boundary (NR/Manchester Metrolink)
   6.15	Werneth Junction with MPR3 (6.15) and MPR4 (6.77)