Engineer's Line References (ELRs)


Last update 23 September 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.

PLB Plank Lane Branch (West Leigh Junction to Bickershaw Colliery)

   0.00	Bickershaw West Junction with ETW (10.32)
   0.26	Bickershaw South Junction with link to ETW (0.27 long)
   0.36	Hindleyfield colliery
   1.22	Abram colliery
   1.60	Plank Lane junction with Great Central Railway exchange sidings
   2.04	PLANK LANE
   2.75	Pennington West Junction with PNL (0.74)
   3.41	junction with Diggles South colliery line (0.70 long)
   3.46	Pennington South Junction with BKJ (1.51)

Note that 0.00-1.60 is also in BIK