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Tissington Trail

Bridge Survey 6 June 2014

A short break in Derbyshire provided the opportunity to examine the LNWR overbridges close to Tissington.

Display board recording the railway history of the trail featuring Stanoer 4MT 42609 in October 1954.

Display board recording the railway history of the trail featuring Stanier 4MT 42609 in October 1954. Note the loading bay to the right of the third carriage. It seems strange that the station enjoyed one busy week a year when excursions were run to view Tissington's dressed wells.

Sign showing the extent of the 'trails' which also take in the Cromford & High Peak Railway.

Sign showing the extent of the 'trails' which also take in the Cromford & High Peak Railway. Note the 'preserved' L&NWR signal box at Hartington.

Railway bridge at Tissington 

The road bridge at the northern end of Tissington station is well preserved.

Tissington railway bridge looking south.

Tissington railway bridge looking south.

Underside of Tissington railway bridge

Underside of Tissington station road bridge.

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

The second bridge north of Tissington

L&NWR dry stone walling

And finally a couple of surviving gradient posts...

gradient post tissington     Tissington Station gradient post next to the old loading bank

Above: surviving gradient posts. The one on the right is at Tissington and has been reversed.

Other Tissington Trail pages:

Alsop Moor to Biggin

Hartington Signal Box

Tutbury Crossing Box