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Newton Heath, Thorpes Bridge Junction to Rochdale East Junction (via Oldham)

Stations are indicated by an '#' symbol prior to the place name. Signal boxes are indicated by numbers in the left hand column.  Location names are as shown in the 1960 Sectional Appendix and may be different from the station name.

Section of Line Opened Closed Notes
Oldham Werneth to Oldham Mumps (G) 01.07.1847
Oldham Mumps to Rochdale Est. Junction 12.08.1863 (G)
Oldham Mumps to Rochdale Est. Junction 02.11.1863 (P)
Thorpes Bridge Junction to Oldham Werneth 17.05.1880
Junctions and other features Running Lines Stations, Signal Boxes and Junctions Distance from Signal Box above Loops and Refuge Sidings Notes
Up Down
Maximum permissible speed 60 m.p.h.
1 - Thorpes Bridge Junction -
# Dean Lane Station o. 17.05.1880 c. 03.10.2009
# Failsworth Station o. 26.04.1981 c. 03.10.2009
2 # Hollinwood Station 2m 686yds DRS 52*
URS 38*
URS 42*
* One siding (Up side) o. 17.05.1880 c. 03.10.2009
3 # Oldham (Werneth) Station 1m 1154yds o. 31.03.1942 c. 03.10.2009
# Oldham (Central) Station o. 01.11.1847 c. 18.04.1966
4 Oldham (Mumps) No.1 0m 1671yds
5 # Oldham (Mumps) No.2 0m 257yds o. 01.11.1847 c. 03.10.2009
6 Oldham (Mumps) No.3 0m 369yds
7 Hartford Sidings 0m 786yds
        #Derker Station     o. 30.08.1985 c. 03.10.2009
8 # Royton Junction 0m 635yds o. 01.07.1864 c. 03.10.2009
9 Royton Junction Sidings 0m 457yds
10 # Shaw Station 1m 730yds URS 33 o. 2.11.1861 c. 03.10.2009
11 # New Hey Station 1m 1343yds o. 00.00.1863 c. 03.10.2009
12 # Milnrow Station 0m 1439yds URS 23*
DRS 21*
* One siding (Down side)
13 - Rochdale East Junction 1m 904yds