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St. Lukes, Pool Hey Junction to Meols Cop, Hawshead Street Junction

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
c. 26.09.1938 c. 26.09.1938      
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 50 m.p.h.
1 Pool Hey Junction
Butts Lane Halt c. 26.09.1938
2 Butts Lane Junction 1m 181yds
3 Meols Cop Junction 0m 797yds
4 Hawkshead St. Junction 0m 381yds
The following is taken from the LMS Sectional Appendix of 1937. Distances between locations other than signal boxes are included.
1 # Butts Lane Junction and Halt
# Kew Gardens 0m 1048yds c. 26.09.1938
2   Kew Gardens Goods Yard 0m 457yds  
# Heathey Lane Halt 0m 1407yds c. 26.09.1938
3 # Shirdley Hill 0m 1220yds c. 26.09.1938
# New Cut Lane Halt 0m 1390yds c. 26.09.1938
4 # Halsall 0m 1358yds c. 26.09.1938
# Plex Moss Lane Halt 0m 1069yds c. 26.09.1938
5 # Barton 0m 709yds c. 26.09.1938
6 Hillhouse Junction 1m 1251yds