This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1870. 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 Feb 1870 Grimesthorpe Jct. - Sheffield (Wicker)
1 Mar 1870 Carter House Jct. - Widnes West Deviation Jct.
1 Apr 1870 Cardiff (Crockherbtown) (excl.) - Cardiff (Adam St.)
1 Jun 1870 Callander C&O Jct. - Callander (Dreadnought*)
20 Jun 1870 Abergavenny South Curve Jct. - Abergavenny South Jct.
Aug 1870 Dinas Jct. South - Dinas