Crouch Valley Line :: Shared Description

The Crouch Valley Line, originally know as the Southminster Branch, was built by the Great Eastern Railway and opened in 1889.

It runs between Wickford and Southminster, with occasional trains between Southminster and London Liverpool Street.

At one time there was a connecting line between Woodham Ferrers* and Maldon, but this was closed in the 1950's.

The line was electrified in 1986.

*Woodham Ferrers station was renamed South Woodham Ferrers in 2007.
by Roger Jones
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11 images use this description:

TQ9496 : Platform and mast by Roger Jones
TQ9596 : Marsh Road railway bridge by Roger Jones
TQ9496 : Burnham-On-Crouch railway station by Roger Jones
TQ9197 : Foot crossing over railway by Roger Jones
TQ8397 : Crouch Valley Line by Roger Jones
TQ9496 : Railway wireless communications mast by Roger Jones
TQ9496 : Burnham on Crouch railway station building by Roger Jones
TQ9699 : Southminster railway station building by Roger Jones
TQ9699 : Catenary tensioning weights at the end of the line by Roger Jones
TQ7794 : Battlesbridge railway station by Roger Jones
TQ9197 : Train to Southminster by Roger Jones

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Created: Mon, 21 May 2012, Updated: Mon, 21 May 2012

The 'Shared Description' text on this page is Copyright 2012 Roger Jones, however it is specifically licensed so that contributors can reuse it on their own images without restriction.

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