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North Lindsey Light Railway

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of 13 Bond Street, Leeds

A 12 mile line running from Scunthorpe toward the Humber. The first branch opened in 1906 and the last in 1910. [1]

1900 The company was incorporated.

1908 The railway is now open from Frodingham to Winteringham Haven, a distance of about 8.5 miles, and is being worked by the Great Central Railway. [2]

1923 Became part of London and North Eastern Railway. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. [1] Wikipedia