Engineer's Line References (ELRs)

Mileages

Last update 20 January 2020

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Mileages are given in the form miles.chains. 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.

WJN Wigan Junction Line

   0.00	Glazebrook West Junction with MAJ (24.24)
   0.37	Glazebrook Moss Junction with link to MAJ (0.37 long)
   2.43	NEWCHURCH
   3.24	CULCHETH
   5.29	LOWTON ST MARY'S
   5.37	Lowton Junction with HOB1 (0.00)
   6.75	WEST LEIGH & BEDFORD
   6.77	junction with Plank Lane branch
   7.36	PARK LANE
   7.77	Wigan Junction colliery
   8.30	BICKERSHAW & ABRAM
   8.42	Moss Hall colliery [south connection]
   8.54	Moss Hall colliery [north connection]
   9.14	Strangeways East Junction with HJL (11.01)
   9.22	HINDLEY & PLATT BRIDGE
   9.25	junction with link to Amberswood East Junction
   9.28	junction with link to Amberswood West Junction
  10.56	LOWER INCE
  11.07	junction with goods depot lines
  11.16	WIGAN DARLINGTON STREET [later goods depot]
  11.46	WIGAN CENTRAL