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Carlisle, Canal Junction to Silloth Station

Section of Line Opened Closed Notes
Throughout 00.00.1856
Throughout 07.09.1964
Junctions and other features Running Lines Stations, Signal Boxes and Junctions Distance from Signal Box above Loops and Refuge Sidings Notes
Maximum permissible speed 45 m.p.h. for other than Diesel Multiple Unit Trains
Maximum permissible speed 60 m.p.h. for Diesel Multiple Unit Trains only
1 Canal Junction
Port Carlisle Junction c. 01.07.1864
Carlisle Canal c. 01.07.1864
Kirkandrews (Map) c. 07.09.1964
Burgh-by-Sands Station (Map) c. 07.09.1964
3 Drumburgh Station (Map) 7m 1690yds CL50 down and 45 up
URS 190
c. 04.07.1955
Kirkbride Station (Map) c. 07.09.1964
Sleightholme c. 00.06.1857
Abbey Junction c. 01.09.1921
4 Abbey Town Station (Map) 8m 670yds c. 07.09.1964
Black Dyke Halt (Map) c. 07.09.1964
Causeway Head c. 00.04.1859
5 Silloth Station (Map) 4m 470yds c. 07.09.1964


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