Country Railway Routes

Morpeth to Bellingham

and the Rothbury Branch

by Roger Darsley & Dennis Lovett

These two rural railway lines in Northumberland crossed beautiful moorland, prone to heavy snowfall.

Because of their remoteness they carried much dam construction material and secure military traffic. In their last days they saw a considerable number of excursion trains. All is revealed herein.

Book Details

Author
Roger Darsley & Dennis Lovett
Series
Country Railway Routes
Publisher
Middleton Press Ltd
Published
26 March 2016
ISBN
9781908174871
Language
English
Format
Hardback
Dimensions
240 x 174 mm
Weight
480g
General
96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history

Stations & Locations

Stations Photo
Morpeth 1-10
Meldon 11-14
Angerton 15-18
Middleton 19-20
Middleton North 21-22
Scotsgap 23-32
Scotsgap Junction 33-36
Longwitton 37-42
Ewesley 43-46
Fontburn Viaduct 47-48
Fontburn Reservoir 49-58
Fontburn 59
Fontburn Halt 60-61
Ewesley Quarry 62
Forestburngate 63
Brinkburn 64-66
Rothbury 67-80
Knowesgate 81-85
Blaxter Quarry Railway 86
Summit Cottages 87-88
Woodburn 89-98
Catcleugh Reservoir 99-107
Broomhope Siding 108-110
Steel 111-114
Reedsmouth Junction 115-117
Reedsmouth Shed 118
Bellingham North Tyne 119-120