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Signalling Record Society - 50 Years

FARSAP logo  Ashton Moss North Junction

The geographic location of the signal box can be seen on a current OS Map. The map will place this location at the centre of the map panel, roll the mouse over the icon(s) to reveal what they represent. Increase the scale using the scale selector on the left to separate closely positioned icons.

Video Credits

Filmed by: Andrew Gardiner
Filmed In: January 2018
Narrators: Andrew Gardiner
Local Operations Manager: Lisa Butte
Signaller: Andy Smith
Video Editors: Andrew Gardiner

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Key Chronology

1846 Miles Platting to Stalybridge opened by Ashton, Stalybridge & Liverpool Junction Railway.
1847 Ashton, Stalybridge & Liverpool Junction Railway became part of the Manchester & Leeds Railway.
1847 Manchester & Leeds Railway became part of Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway.
1861 Oldham, Ashton & Guide Bridge Railway opened between Ashton and Guide Bridge.
1911 Great Central Railway opened Ashton Fork line to link to the Oldham, Ashton & Guide Bridge Railway, creating Ashton Moss North and South Junctions.


Can you help?

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