The Wrexham to Bidston railway
'The Borderlands line'
by Dave Sallery

60054 at the top of the climb from Penyffordd to Buckley on the morning steel train from Margam, 3 June 2013, photo by John Mathers.  More of John's recent photos of the line can be seen on this page

Contents of this website:

A brief history of the Wrexham - Bidston line

The passengers view from the train
Map of the Borderlands Line

Live online train running information

Views of freight trains on the line by John Mathers
Wrexham Central, old and new
Wrexham General and Exchange
Gwersyllt and Cefn-y-bedd
Caergwrle and Hope
Buckley and Hawarden
Hawarden Bridge and Dee Marsh
Dee Marsh to Mickle Trafford
The Wirral and Merseyrail

Photo gallery pages

Electrification plans
Links to other sites

66097 works train 6V75 Dee Marsh to Margam, with 25 empty coil wagons, at Wrexham General, 6 March 2012.  Photo by Mark Edwards. 

Please take the time to view my other North Wales railway websites:
The Conwy Valley Line - Y Lein Dyffryn Conwy
 The Cambrian Rail Cruise
and North Wales - Changing Trains

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