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Lostock Junction to Hindley North, Crow Nest 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.

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 # Lostock Junction DRS 59 c. 07.11.1966 ro. 16.05.19881
2 Lostock Sdgs. South 0m 1342yds
3 Chew Moor 0m 776yds
4 ↑↑ # Westhaughton Goods Yard (Map) 0m 725yds
5 Crow Nest Sidings 1m 1103yds
6 ↑↑ Crow Nest Junction 0m 683yds

1. The station originally had platforms on the Preston line and the Westhaughton line. When the station reopened in 1988 platforms were only provided on the Preston line.