1939

This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1939. 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 1939 Dyke Jct. - The Dyke
2 Jan 1939 Elvanfoot (Jct.) - Wanlockhead
1 May 1939 Tow Law (excl) - Consett North Jct.
1 May 1939 Relly Mill Jct. - Consett South Jct.
3 Jul 1939 Hardingstone Jct. - Northampton (St. John's Street)
1 Sep 1939 Denham West Jct. - Uxbridge High Street
3 Sep 1939 Penarth Curve East Jct. - Leckwith Jct. North
4 Sep 1939 Banavie Jct. - Banavie Pier
4 Sep 1939 Thornton South Jct. - Thornton West Jct.
4 Sep 1939 Rye (R&C) - Camber Sands
11 Sep 1939 Killin (excl) - Loch Tay
11 Sep 1939 Strathaven (Central) (excl) - Darvel (excl)
11 Sep 1939 Alton Heights Jct. - Poniel Jct.
11 Sep 1939 Seaham (Jct.) - Seaham Harbour
11 Sep 1939 Haverton Hill (excl) - Port Clarence
11 Sep 1939 Firsby Jct. - Spilsby
11 Sep 1939 Forncett Jct. - Wymondham North Jct.
11 Sep 1939 Langley Jct. (Up) - Hertford (North) (excl); Langley South Jct. - Langley Jct. (Down)
11 Sep 1939 Angel Road Jct. - Lower Edmonton (Low Level)
11 Sep 1939 Woodham Ferrers Jct. - Maldon East Jct.
11 Sep 1939 Finchley Jct. - Edgware
18 Sep 1939 Portmadoc (Harbour) - Blaenau Festiniog (LMS/GWR exchange)
25 Sep 1939 Bearley North Jct. - Alcester Jct.
25 Sep 1939 Kingham East Jct. - Kingham West Jct.
25 Sep 1939 Hatherley Jct. - Gloucester Loop Jct.