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Nidd Valley Light Railway

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This 5.75 mile line was an extension from the North Eastern Railway (NER) at Pateley Bridge to Lofthouse-in-Nidderdale and opened in 1907

1904 This undertaking was incorporated. [1]

The last train ran in 1929

The line closed in 1936

There was a further 6.5 miles of line beyond Lofthouse that belonged to Bradford Corporation

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  • Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990