Branch Lines

Branch Line to Dunstable

from Leighton Buzzard to Hatfield

ISBN:978 1 906008 27 7
First Published:01 May 2008
Last Reprinted:22 September 2012
Authors:Sue Woodward & Geoff Woodward
Series Editor:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history



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The branches formed part of a cross country route, which served both agriculture and industry. Part of it also carried London commuters, long before the word was introduced here. The sections were always operated by different organisations and thus we can enjoy great variety of rolling stock and architecture.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Leighton Buzzard1-6
Ledburn Crossing8-10
Billington Road Crossing Hut14
Totternhoe Lime & Stone Quarries19-20
Sewell Bank21-23
Dunstable North LNWR24-31
Dunstable North GNR32-39
Dunstable Town40-44
Dunstable Town Skimpot Lane Bridge45
Dunstable Town Cold Storage Depot46-47
Chaul End48-49
Chaul End Laporte's Chemical Works50-51
Luton Bute Street55-68
Luton Vauxhall Motors Sidings70-71
Luton Hoo72-78
Luton Hoo Hyde Mill Siding79
Harpenden East80-90
Wheathampstead Blackbridge landfill siding97
Wheathampstead Sparrowhall Bridge98
Welwyn Garden City108-111

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