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Penmanshiel Tunnel (original route)

Date Closed to Passenger Services

17 Mar 1979

Mileage Closed

0m 50c*

Stations Closed


Services Operated

All ECML services between Edinburgh (Waverley) and Newcastle.

Cobb Atlas Reference

536 79 67 - 79 66

Further Notes

ACD - Sat 17/03/1979. Closed due to tunnel collapse. Section of line between Berwick-upon-Tweed (excl.) and Dunbar (excl.) temporarily closed for construction of deviation round the tunnel.

Berwick-upon-Tweed (excl.) - Dunbar (excl.), including new deviation RO Mon 20/08/1979.

*Estimated mileage.


Page updated: 11/02/2022