Northern Lines

Buxton to Stockport

inluding Chinley and Peak Forest

ISBN:978 1 910356 32 6
First Published:27 July 2019
Authors:Paul Shannon
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 Peak District in beautiful Derbyshire was a source of much rail revenue from tourism.

Another important income came from underground, in the form of limestone.

The variety of trains used for these traffics are extensively illustrated, not to mention the suburban activity.



'Author/photographer Paul Shannon applied his expert local knowledge to a review of a couple of routes radiating from south Manchester, which interlocks well with recent Middleton Press volumes on this area. The captions make it particularly good... Yet another good Middleton read.'
(Steam World, Issue 388, October 2019)

[Review on Ambergate to Buxton and Buxton to Stockport:]
'As always, if you have even a passing interest in the locations covered, these books are a value for money purchase for your bookshelf.'
(SLS Journal, September/October 2019, No.919, Volume 95)

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Buxton 1-10, 44-57
Topley Pike 11-12
Peak Forest Junction 13-14
Tunstead 15-20
Great Rocks Junction 21-24
Peak Forest for Peak Dale 25-27
Peak Forest 28-34
Chapel en le Frith Central 35-36
Chinley 37-43
Fairfield Halt 58
Dove Holes59-64
Chapel en le Frith South 65-68
Shallcross Goods 69-70
Whaley Bridge 71-75
Furness Vale 76-79
New Mills Newtown 80-85
Disley 86-90
Middlewood Lower 91-93
Middlewood 94-97
Hazel Grove 98-101
Woodsmoor 102-103
Davenport 104-111
Stockport Edgeley 112-117
Stockport 118-120

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