Chronology of Local Railway Lines

Dates when the lines were acquired or amalgamated are given in square brackets.

1839

1840

1841

1845

1846

1847

1848

1849

1850

1852

1857

  • February — MS&LR Barnsley Branch Line opened, linking Penistone to Barnsley (now part of Penistone Line)

1867

1869

1879

1881

1900

1910