LMS Route: Birmingham New Street to Nuneaton
Water Orton Station: mrwo1035
Looking towards Water Orton junction with the fast line to
Derby on the left and the line to Leicester on the right in 1958. Express
services to Derby, both passenger and freight, would use the on the left whilst
slower goods traffic would proceed on the Leicester line to Whitacre where it
would take the original 1839 B&DJR line to Derby. In the distance on the
Leicester line a locomotive is standing in the down refuge siding.