Whitwood Jct. - Altofts Jct.
Date Closed to Passenger Services
5 Jan 1970
York - Sowerby Bridge/Manchester (Victoria); seasonal Scarborough - Wakefiled (Kirkgate)/Manchester (Victoria)
BR(ER) 05 May 69 - 03 May 70 T35
Cobb Atlas Reference
385 40 25 - 38 23
RO 07/05/1973 - previously summer seasonal now all year round service - BLN 224 p54.
RO 01/10/1990 with diversion of Leeds - Sheffield via Barnsley service via Castleford and consequent closure of Methley Jct. - Altofts Jct. and Altofts station.