The B'ham Branch of the B'ham & Derby Junction R'wa

Description of this historic site

The Birmingham Branch of the Birmingham and Derby Junction Railway which was built during the Imperial period.

Notes about this historic site

1 Formal opening on the 5th of August 1839. Intermediate stations in Warwickshire at Kingsbury, Forge Mills, Coleshill and Water Orton. At this time a junction was brought into operation at Whitacre, north of the present station.
2 The line between Kingsbury and Whitacre is now used for freight only.

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