Midland Main Lines

Derby to Stoke-on-Trent

including Cheadle and Burton-on-Trent

ISBN:978 1 908174 93 2
First Published:24 September 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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The diversity of railway activity at the county town of Derby forms a fascinating start to a journey of variety ending in North Staffordshire.

The various industries, once rail served, ranged from brewing to coal mining and pottery production.



[on Derby to Stoke-on-Trent and Rugeley to Stoke-on-Trent]
'Here are two useful additions to the wide-ranging and ongoing series of Middleton Press railway titles covering the wide areas of the Trent Valley, Potteries and the associated rail networks.'
(The Railway Magazine, June 2017)

'It will particularly appeal to those with an interest in or affiliation with the area.'
(Railway Observer, January 2017)

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Derby1-2, 5-7
Derby Midland3-4
Peartree & Normanton 8
Peartree 9-10
Egginton Junction 11-12
Tutbury 13-18
Scropton 19-22
Sudbury Staffs 23-26
Marchington 27
Uttoxeter 28-39
Bromshall 40-41
Leigh Staffs 42-45
Cresswell 46-51
Blythe Bridge 52-57
Meir 58
Normacot 59
Longton 60-62
Fenton 63-65
Stoke 66-69
Stoke on Trent 70-72
Rolleston on Dove 73-74
Stretton & Claymills 75-76
Horninglow 77-79
Burton on Trent 80-83
Grindley 84-85
Chartley 86
Ingestre for Weston 87-89
Salt 90
Stafford Common 91-93
Stafford 94-102
Tean 103-105
Cheadle 106-110
Foxfield Railways 111-120

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