This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1851. Click on a section of line entry to view it in more detail. If a section of line has an unknown or partial closure date, it will appear at the end of the list.

Date Closed to Passenger Services Section of Line
1 Jan 1851 Newcastle (Forth)
13 Feb 1851 Burn Naze Jct. - Fleetwood (1st)
1 Mar 1851 Hunslet Goods Jct. - Leeds (Hunslet Lane)
1 May 1851 Broughty Ferry Jct. - deviation point from 1851 line [Broughty Pier]
1 May 1851 Saltley Jct. (deviation point) - Birmingham (Lawley St.)
19 Sep 1851 Tramway Jct. - Gloucester ('T' station); Engine Shed Jct. - Chequers Rd. Jct.
9 Oct 1851 Chesterford Jct. - Six Mile Bottom Jct.