Railways around Peterborough & The National Rail Network & Heritage railways in the UK
Peterborough to March
Whittlesea in 2019
THE NIGEL DOBBING MEMORIAL TRAIN
4-6-2 35018 British India Line at Ramsey Road Whittlesea on Sunday 17 March 2019
THE NIGEL DOBBING MEMORIAL TRAIN with SR Rebuilt Merchant Navy Class 4-6-2 no 35018 British India Line was from Watlington to Nottigham and then to Melton Mowbray
and back to Kings Lynn by way of Peterbrough and Ely on Sunday 17 March 2019
Nigel Dobbing was the ex-Managing Director of the Railway Touring Company, He had passed away in October 2018.
4-6-2 35018 British India Line on the return train from Melton Mowbray at Whittlesea on Sunday 17 March 2019
DB class 66199 on the 18th September in 2019 at the Ramsey Road crossing at Whittlesea.
Freightliner class 66540 on the 18th September in 2019 at the Ramsey Road crossing at Whittlesea
GBRf class 66717 on the 18th September in 2019 at the Ramsey Road crossing at Whittlesea
Freightliner class 66418 with three tank wagons on the 5th March 2019
LNER HST 43295 with a train to to Scotland at Whittlesea during diversions on Saturday the 12th of January in 2019
The Peterborough to March Railway line
The railway line between Peterborough
runs from Peterborough railway station and then across the River Nene and under the ECML, past the site of Peterborough East station
. Peterborough East was the main Great Eastern Railway Peterborough station for this line. This station was closed and all services transferred to the Great Northern Peterborough North station, now called just plain Peterborough.
The line heads out of Peterborough to Kings Dyke were there are brick works. There is a signal box at Kings Dyke
on the main Peterborough Whittlesea road. The first and only station is at Whittlesea which is still open. There is a signal box called Whittlesea
The railway station at March
is still open and there is a Network Rail Infrastructure Yard on the site of the old Marshalling Yard at Whitemoor.
March has it own pages and to see pages on this line in March
Page updated 31/3/2021
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