Midland Counties Railway, Nottingham & Derby (16078)

  • ID (Preferred Ref.): MLE16078
  • Name: Midland Counties Railway, Nottingham & Derby
  • Map Sheet: SK51NE
  • Grid Reference: Centroid SK 59 16 (MBR: 9232m by 13813m)
  • Summary: The railway opened in 1840 and went to Nottingham and Derby. In 1841 Thomas Cook famously used it for an excursion to take temperance supporters to Loughborough for a meeting.
  • Description: Featured in 1 


Sources

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  • Reference: Bibliographic reference: Leleux, Robin. 1984. A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain: Volume 9, The East Midlands. p86-91


Location - Administrative Areas

  • Civil Parish: Barkby, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Barrow-upon-Soar, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Cossington, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Loughborough, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Quorndon, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Sileby, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Syston, Charnwood, Leicestershire
  • Civil Parish: Thurmaston, Charnwood, Leicestershire


Monument/Component Types

  • RAILWAY (Late Post-medieval to Modern - 1840 AD to 2050 AD)
 

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Last Updated. 10-January-2016 By admin