This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1872. 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
25 Feb 1872 King's Mill diversion [Mansfield]
1 Mar 1872 Brockley Whins Jct. - Harton Jct. (divergence point)
1 Mar 1872 Springwell - Jarrow (P&J)
1 Mar 1872 Ince Moss Jct. - Whelley
May 1872 Morpeth Wansbeck Jct. - Barmoor Jct. [spur to B&T]
May 1872 Spring Gardens Jct. - Lands
10 Jun 1872 Northampton Jct. - Northampton (MR) (1st)