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The Railroad to Wigan Pier

The Tyldesley Loop Line from Eccles on the Liverpool & Manchester Railway to Wigan, was built by the London & North Western Railway in 1864. The Roe Green Loop Line, which split off at Roe Green in order to connect Manchester with Bolton, was added in 1870.
Map of the Tyldesley and Roe Green Loops, excerpted from the L&NWR system map
Platt Bridge station, Tyldesley Loop Line
Bolton Station, courtesy Wikipedia Commons
Monton Green station on the Tyldesley Loop in a postcard of circa 1910
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