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placename:- Border Union Railway
other name:- Waverley Line
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
parish Kingmoor parish, once in Cumberland
parish Rockcliffe parish, once in Cumberland
parish Westlinton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Arthuret parish, once in Cumberland
parish Kirkandrews parish, once in Cumberland
parish Nicholforest parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
railway
railway
from Waverley Station, Edinburgh, via Hawick, Scotland; then Kershope Foot, Penton, Scotch Dyke, Longtown, Lyneside, Harker to Carlisle, Cumberland; AND branch from Longtown, Cumberland to Gretna, Scotland.
References

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photograph

Border Union Railway -- Carlisle and Kingmoor etc -- Cumbria / -- NBR coat of arms. -- courtsey of Tullie House Museum -- 19.4.2006
photograph

Border Union Railway -- Carlisle and Kingmoor etc -- Cumbria / -- NBR coat of arms. -- courtsey of the National Railway Museum -- 2008

old map:- Railway Clearing House 1914

Book, reproduction railway maps, Pre Grouping Railway Junction Diagrams 1914, published by Ian Allan, London, late 20th century? originally published by the Railway Clearing House, London, 1914?
NORTH BRITISH
NORTH BRITISH

placename:- North British Railway
date:- 1914
period:- 1910s

goes through
mapping:- Canal Junction S, Carlisle
Port Carlisle Junction, Carlisle
Canal Junction N, Carlisle
Waverley Viaduct, Carlisle
railway bridge, Rockcliffe (2)
Harker Station, Rockcliffe
railway bridge, Newtown of Rockcliffe
platelayers hut, Newtown of Rockcliffe
Lyneside Station, Westlinton
railway depot, Westlinton
railway bridge, Westlinton
Longtown Station, Kirkandrews
railway bridge, Kirkandrews (5)
Scotch Dyke Station, Kirkandrews
Riddings Station, Kirkandrews
Riddings Junction, Kirkandrews
railway bridge, Kirkandrews
railway bridge, Nicholforest (2)
Penton Station, Nicholforest
lime depot, Nicholforest
railway bridge, Nicholforest
Nook Pasture Station, Nicholforest
railway bridge, Nicholforest (3)
Kershopefoot Station, Nicholforest
railway bridge, Kershopefoot
21.7.1859: authorized
1861: opened

goes through
mapping:- Riddings Junction, Kirkandrews
Liddel Viaduct, Kirkandrews
Canonbie Station, Scotland
21.7.1859: authorized
1861: opened

goes through
mapping:- Longtown Junction, Kirkandrews
Gretna Junction, Kirkandrews

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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