Webpage created: April 25, 2018
Webpage updated: November 17, 2019
BRANCH LINE, PLYMOUTH STATION (MILLBAY) TO LAUNCESTON STATION
For more information about the Engines Sheds, Goods Depots or Yards, Ground Frames, Halts, Junctions, Platforms, Sidings, Signal Boxes, Signalling, Stations, Tunnels, and Viaducts along the branch line between Plymouth Station (Millbay) and Launceston Station click on the links provided below.
It describes the situation in 1955. Stations which were still in use in 1955 are in CAPITAL LETTERS and signal boxes (signalling block posts) still in use at that time are in bold lower case lettering. Where they both appear together then the signal box was on the station platform. Mile Post mileage is from Tavistock Junction.
All items refer to the Down direction (i.e. Plymouth Station (Millbay) to Tavistock and Launceston) except where indicated by ^ sign, which indicates it only refers to the Up Direction towards Plymouth Station (Millbay).
The speed limit on the Branch was 40 miles per hour.