This page shows, in chronological order, the section of line closed in the year 1978. 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
23 Jan 1978 Manors Jct. - West Monkseaton (excl.) via Benton
8 May 1978 Bradley Jct. - Bradley Wood Jct.
8 May 1978 Edge Hill No.5 (Bootle Branch) Jct. - Bootle Jct. (L&Y)
19 Jun 1978 Redcar Ore Terminal Jct. - Coatham Bridge Jct.