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Chester And Birkenhead Railway

Hob Uid: 1370534
Location :
Wirral
Cheshire West and Chester
Mollington, Capenhurst, Ledsham, Upton-by-Chester, Lea-by-Backford, Moston
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : SJ3681977820
Summary : The Chester and Birkenhead Railway was authorised in 1837, opening as a single line in 1840 with a terminus at Grange Lane. Under the terms of the authorisation act, the Grange Lane terminus was to be equidistant from the 3 ferry embarkation points for Liverpool traffic. In 1842 the company purchased the Monks Ferry and extended the line to that as its rail / ferry terminal.
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Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : The north west
Source details :
Page(s) : 30,45-7,85
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Vol(s) : vol.10

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Opened 1840
Monument End Date : 1840
Monument Start Date : 1840
Monument Type : Railway
Evidence : Structure

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External Cross Reference Number : LINEAR 1226
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