OLD DEVONPORT . UK
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  Brian Moseley, Plymouth
Webpage created: February 10, 2016.
Webpage updated: June 06, 2017

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RAILWAYS IN OLD DEVONPORT  |  BRITISH RAILWAYS

SOUTHERN REGION MAIN LINE IN OLD DEVONPORT, 1955

The route of British Railways' Southern Region main line through Old Devonport in 1955 was as follows:

Green lettering indicates LSWR/SR/Southern Region origins.
Brown lettering indicates GWR/Western Region origins.

Milepost Mileage is from London Waterloo Station.
Stations in use in 1955 are in CAPITAL LETTERS
Block posts (Signal Boxes) in use in 1955 are shown in
bold lettering

226m 14ch - Ernesettle Sidings (Royal Naval Armament Depot, speed restriction of 40mph.

227m 14ch - SAINT BUDEAUX (VICTORIA ROAD) STATION.  For more information abouit Saint Budeaux Victoria Road Station

Saint Budeaux Signal Box

227m 50ch - Site of Weston Mill Halt.  For more information about Weston Mill Halt

Weston Mill Viaduct.

227m 71ch - Site of Camel's Head Halt.  For more information about Camel's Head Halt

228m 52ch - FORD STATION, 25mph speed restriction.  To go to Ford Station

Site of Ford Signal Box. 

Ford Viaduct. 

Ford Tunnel. 

229m 16ch - Site of Albert Road Halt.  For more information about Albert Road Halt

Devonport Park Tunnel. 

229m 54ch - DEVONPORT (KING'S ROAD) STATION.  To go to Devonport King's Road Station page

Devonport (King's Road) Signal Box, 25 mph speed restriction.

229m 58ch - Access to Stonehouse Pool Branch.

Devonport Junction

230m 25ch - Devonport Junction Signal Box (BRWR), 25mph speed restriction board.

Cornwall Loop Junction.

North Road West Signal Box, 15mph speed restriction board

230m 71ch NORTH ROAD PLYMOUTH STATION 

North Road East Signal Box

Site of Mutley Station (joint SR/GWR)

Mutley Tunnel

Mannamead Signal Box

Site of Lipson Vale Halt (joint GWR/SR)

232m 31ch - Lipson Junction and Lipson Junction Signal Box, 15mph speed restriction

232m 68ch - Mount Gould Junction and Mount Gould Junction Signal Box, and access to Cattewater Branch.

233m 05ch - Friary Junction and Friary Junction Signal Box.

Friary A Signal Box, access to Turnchapel Branch and Cattewater Branch.

Friary B Signal Box.

233M 79CH - FRIARY STATION