Engineer's Line References (ELRs)


Last update 12 September 2022

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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.

WKL Wigan and Kirkby Line

WKL2 Pemberton Junction to Kirkby

  19.09	Pemberton Junction with PLL (19.09) and WKL1 (19.48)
  19.13	Pemberton Junction with BOP (2.30)
  20.77	ORRELL formerly O.; O. & UPHOLLAND
  22.24	UPHOLLAND formerly PIMBO LANE
  24.30	RAINFORD [2] formerly R.; R. JUNCTION
  24.32	Rainford Junction with SRD (12.60)
  24.35	Rainford Junction with SKE
 ≈25.00	RAINFORD [1]
  27.28	Simonswood
  28.25	Dale Lane and junction with Knowsley freight terminal
  29.40	KIRKBY
  29.41	end on junction with WJK