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placename:- Whitehaven, Cleator and Egremont Railway
parish Whitehaven borough, once in Cumberland
parish St Bees parish, once in Cumberland
parish Egremont parish, once in Cumberland
parish Cleator Moor parish, once in Cumberland
parish Arlecdon and Frizington parish, once in Cumberland
parish Dean parish, once in Cumberland
parish Little Clifton parish, once in Cumberland
parish Greysouthen parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
railway
from Corkickle in Whitehaven, to Egremont, Cumberland; AND branch through Frizington, Yeathouse, Winder, Rowrah, Lamplugh, Ullock, Distington, to Parton near Whitehaven, Cumberland; AND extension from Ullock, through Branthwaite, Bridgefoot, to the Cockermouth and Workington Railway, Cumberland.
References

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photograph

Whitehaven, Cleator and Egremont Railway -- Whitehaven and St Bees etc -- Cumbria / -- 18.4.2006

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
thumbnail GAR2NY02, button to large image
triple line, light bold light, railway
thumbnail GAR2NX91, button to large image
thumbnail GAR2NY01, button to large image
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

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?
WHITEHAVEN, CLEATOR & EGREMONT JNT, (FURNESS & L.&N.W.)
WHITEHAVEN, CLEATOR & EGREMONT JT. (FURN. & L.&N.W.)
W'HAVEN, CLEATOR & EGREMONT JNT. (FURN. & L.&N.W.)

placename:- Whitehaven, Cleator and Egremont Joint Railway
other name:- Furness Railway
other name:- London and North Western Railway
date:- 1914
period:- 1910s

hearsay 4 1/2 miles, and a 2 1/4 mile branch to Frizington.

goes through
mapping:- Mirehouse Junction, Whitehaven
railway bridge, Moor Row
Moor Row Station, Moor Row
Moor Row West Junction, Moor Row
location, Egremont
railway bridge, Egremont (3)
Bigrigg Junction, Cleator Moor
railway bridge, Egremont
Woodend Station, Egremont
railway bridge, Egremont (2)
Gillfoot Branch Junction, Egremont
Egremont Station, Egremont
16.6.1854: authorized
1856: opened
1980: closed Moor Row to Egremont
1990: closed Mirehouse Junction to Moor Row

goes through
mapping:- Moor Row West Junction, Moor Row
Moor Row East Junction, Moor Row
Cleator Moor Station, Cleator Moor
Birks Bridge Junction, Cleator Moor
Birks Bridge Station, Cleator Moor
Frizington Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
1856: opened
1978: closed

goes through
mapping:- Frizington Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
railway bridge, Arlecdon and Frizington (2)
Mowbray Junction, Arlecdon and Frizington
Eskett Junction, Arlecdon and Frizington
railway bridge, Arlecdon and Frizington
Winder Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
Kelton Fell Line Junction, Arlecdon and Frizington
Rowrah Station, Lamplugh
railway bridge, Rowrah
railway bridge, Lanefoot
Lamplugh Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
1862: opened
1954: closed from Kelton Fell Junction to Lamplugh; other parts closed at various dates

goes through
mapping:- Moor Row Station, Moor Row
Moor Row East Junction, Moor Row
Cleator Moor Junction, Cleator Moor
Cleator Moor East Station, Cleator Moor
Birks Bridge Junction, Cleator Moor
1864: opened
1954=1963: closed

goes through
mapping:- Lamplugh Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
railway bridge, Wright Green
station, Wright Green
Ullock Station, Dean
railway bridge, Ullock
railway bridge, Dean
Ullock Junction, Dean
Branthwaite Station, Dean
Bridgefoot Station, Greysouthen
railway bridge, Bridgefoot
Marron Junction, Little Clifton
1866: opened
1954: closed

goes through
mapping:- Bigrigg Junction, Cleator Moor
Bigrigg Goods Depot, Cleator Moor
1867: opened
1951: closed

goes through
mapping:- -- railway junction
-- railway junction
Yeathouse Station, Arlecdon and Frizington
1874: opened
1931: closed, or earlier

goes through
mapping:- Ullock Junction, Dean
railway bridge, Branthwaite
Distington Lane Junction, Parton
1879: opened
1929=1932: closed in pieces, mostly

goes through
mapping:- -- NY03441565 -- NY0315
Eskett Junction, Arlecdon and Frizington
1879: opened
1923: closed

goes through
mapping:-
Gillfoot Branch Junction, Egremont
1880: opened
1931: closed

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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