- Southport and Cheshire Lines Extension Railway
The Southport & Cheshire Lines Extension Railway is a now-disused
railwayline in Merseyside, England. It was built by the Cheshire Lines Committee, extending the North Liverpool Extension Lineto Southportin 1884. Passenger services ended 7 January 1952 and goods six months later. The line remained in intermittent use from Aintree to Altcar and Hillhouse to provide access to private sidings until May 1960, when the line was finally lifted.
The trackbed now forms part of
National Cycle NetworkRoute 62, the Trans Pennine Trail.
North Liverpool Extension Line
Aintree. 13 July 1880- 7 November 1960.
* Junction with
Liverpool, Ormskirk and Preston Railway
*Old Roan. (1884)
*Sefton and Maghull,
*Altcar and Hillhouse, Altcar 1884-1952.
Liverpool, Southport and Preston Junction Railway1884.
*Woodvale, Woodvale. 1884-1952.
*Southport Lord Street,
* [http://www.lenpentin.20fr.com/local%20rail%20map.htm Historic map of railways in Liverpool]
* [http://www.subbrit.org.uk/sb-sites/stations/c/childwall/index.shtml Childwall railway station]
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