Branch Lines

Branch Lines of East London

ISBN:978 1 901706 44 4
First Published:01 February 2000
Last Reprinted:27 February 2016
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 historic route to Blackwall, which became relegated to a branch line, is the first to be explored. Its curious branch to the dishonestly named North Greenwich terminus is examined in detail, as is Bow Road. The North London Railway's Poplar Branch from Dalston Junction is covered fully in the final section of this fascinating volume.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Limehouse (ex Stepney East)1-3
Stepney East1-3
Limehouse Junction4
West India Docks11-14
Millwall Junction15-22
South Dock32
Millwall Docks33-34
Millwall Park Viaduct36-37
North Greenwich & Cubitt Town38-41
Island Gardens42
Bow Road43-54
Dalston Junction55-57
Graham Road Goods Depot58-59
Hackney Central60-67
Hackney Wick Goods Depot74
Victoria Park75-82
Old Ford83-88
Bow Church99-100
Bow Works101-106
Devons Road Locomotive Depot107-109
Devons Road110
South Bromley111-115
Poplar (East India Road)116-118
All Saints119
Harrow Lane Goods Office120

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