Eastern Main Lines

Peterborough to Newark

featuring Grantham

ISBN:978 1 908174 72 7
First Published:25 April 2015
Last Reprinted:30 July 2016
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

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



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This section of the East Coast Main Line gained fame for including the length on which the world steam record was made.

The charming rural stations on the route have received little attention, but amends are made herein. The extensive variety of express locomotives is an notable feature of this album.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Peterborough North1-11, 13
Peterborough12, 14-19
Peterborough, north of20-34
Little Bytham49-56
Corby Glen57-61
Stoke Tunnel62-63
Highdyke Junction64
Coltersworth iron ore mine66
Great Ponton67-71
Belton Military Railway94
Newark Engine Shed107-108
Newark Northgate109-120
Newark North Gate109-120

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