Signalling Record Society - 50 Years
RailRef Line Codes MD
Metropolitan District Railway
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|Whitechapel - Campbell Road
See Whitechapel & Bow Joint Railway WB001 for detail.
|Vallance Road Junction - Mansion House Junction|
|Whitechapel Junction - St Mary's Junction|
|MD010||Mansion House Junction - Studland Road Junction
Mansion House Junction MD002(1) Brompton (Gloucester Road) until 1864
(2) North End (Fulham) until 1877
(3) Eastcheap until 1884
(4) Gloucester Road (Brompton) until 1907
A diagram in The Engineer for 4 October 1895 marks the down direction running from South Kensington to Sloane Square.
High Street Kensington (Bay)
|MD013||Cromwell Road Dive Under
datum Mansion House
|MD015||Earls Court Flying Junction
Into use 1914, replacing original up Putney line at Earls Court Junction. See MD Signal Notice W105 of 1913.
|MD016||Pre 1914 alignment of down line, Earls Court Junction to West Kensington East Junction
Moved to allow Putney flying junction. See MD Signal Notice W105 of 1913.
|MD017||Addison Road Branch
West Kensington East Junction MD010(1) Kensington Olympia from 1946
|MD020||Turnham Green - Ealing Broadway
Turnham Green Junction SW036(1) Acton Green until 1887
(2) Mill Hill Park until 1910
|MD021||Turnham Green Junction South Side Tracks
See RCH Junction book, 1913 map. South side tracks only, north side tracks included in SW036.
|MD022||Fisher's Lane Junction - Acton Lane East Junction|
|MD023||South Acton Branch|
|MD024||Acton - Hounslow Barracks
Acton Town North Junction MD020(1) Boston Road until 1911
(2) Hounslow East from 1925
(3) Hounslow Central from 1925
(4) Hounslow West from 1925
|MD025||Latimer Road & Acton Railway
Construction work started but lines never completed.
|MD027||Hounslow Town Branch|
|MD030||Rayners Lane Branch|