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Castleton South Junction to Bolton (T. St) East Junction (Including Castleton East to North and Bolton (Rose Hill) to Burnden Junction)

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
Castleton Est. Junction to Heywood 15.04.1841
Heywood to Bury Knowsley St. 01.05.1848
Castleton Sth. Junction to Castleton Nth. Junction 01.05.1848
Bury Knowsley St. to Bolton Est. Junction 20.11.1848
Heap Bridge to Heap Bridge Junction 08.09.1874 (G)
Rose Hill Junction to Burnden Junction 27.03.1881
Castleton East Junction to Bolton (T. St.) East Junction 05.10.1970 (P)
Bury (Knowsley St.) West to Bolton (T. St.) East Junction 05.10.1970 (G/A)
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 20 m.p.h. Castleton East Junction to North Junction
Maximum permissible speed 20 m.p.h. Castleton South Junction to North Junction
Maximum permissible speed 75 m.p.h. Castleton South Junction to Bolton
Maximum permissible speed 20 m.p.h. Rose Hill Junction to Burnden Junction
1 - Castleton East Junction -
2 - Castleton North Junction 0m 624yds
1 - Castleton South Junction -
2 Castleton North Junction 0m 516yds
3 # Heywood Station 0m 1400yds c. 05.10.1970
# Heywood (ELR) Station
4 # Broadfield Station 0m 1595yds UGL 39
DGL 58
DRS 74
c. 05.10.1970
5 Heap Bridge Junction 1m 1563yds
6 ↓↓ Bury (Knowsley Street) Loop Junction 0m 1215yds
7 ↑↑ ↓↓ # Bury (Knowsley Street) East 0m 532yds c. 05.10.1970
8 ↑↑ Bury (Knowsley Street) West 0m 485yds
9 Gas Works 0m 1222yds
        # Radcliffe Black Lane     c. 06.10.1970
10 Bradley Fold Junction 1m 1143yds DRS 37
11 Bradley Fold East 0m 816yds
12 # Bradley Fold Station 0m 617yds c. 05.10.1970
13 Bradley Fold West 0m 1313yds
        # Darcy Lever     c. 29.10.1951
14 Rose Hill Junction 1m 502yds
15 - Bolton (Trinity Street) East Junction 0m 448yds
1 -

Rose Hill Junction -
2 - Burnden Junction 0m 453yds