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Wigan Wallgate to Southport (Chapel St.) Station

Stations are indicated by an ‘#’ symbol prior to the place name. Signal boxes are indicated by numbers in the left hand column.  Location names are as shown in the 1960 Sectional Appendix and may be different from the station name.

Section of Line Opened Closed Notes
Wigan to Burscough Bridge Junction [Burscough South Junction] and Southport 09.04.1855
Junctions and other features Running Lines Stations, Signal Boxes and Junctions Distance from Signal Box above Loops and Refuge Sidings Notes
Up Down
Maximum permissible speed 75 m.p.h.
1 # Wigan Wallgate (Map)
2 Douglas Bank 0m 903yds
3 Branckers Siding 1m 408yds
4 # Gathurst Station (Map) 0m 1062yds
5 Appley Bridge East 1m 1319yds
6 # Appley Bridge West (Map) 0m 579yds
7 # Parbold Station (Map) 2m 147yds
8 # Hoscar Station (Map) 1m 846yds
9 # Burscough Bridge Junction (Map) 1m 933yds DRS 31*
URS 65*
* One siding (Down side)
10 # New Lane Station (Map) 1m 455yds DRS 32
URS 31
11 # Bescar Lane Station (Map) 2m 719yds URS 60
12 Pool Hey Junction 1m 1032yds
13 # Blowick (Map) 1m 70yds c. 25.09.1939
14 ↓↓↓ # St. Lukes (Map) 0m 1630yds c. 08.09.1968
15 ↑↑ Southport (Chapel St.) Station (Map)