Updated: 29 Nov 2012

FLOOD and STORM DAMAGE

Summer - Autumn 2012

Photos courtesy Network Rail

Click here to view the landslip at Teignmouth

 

RUSWARP

Between Sleights & Whitby

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EAST COAST MAINLINE

near Preston-le-Skerne

between Darlington & Ferryhill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SWINDON - BRISTOL Parkway

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MIDDLESBOROUGH - SEAHAM
27 Nov 2012

Embankment Slip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DUMFRIES - KILMARNOCK

Between Kirkconnel & Thornhill

27 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FLOODING IN THE WEST COUNTRY
TEIGNMOUTH

The situation at Teignmouth where both lines are now closed (29 Nov)

A catch-fence holds back about 1000 tonnes of liquefied clay from the line

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Between Parson Street and Nailsea & Backwell
27 Nov 2012

Landslip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RVR Historical Rail Map

Rail disruption due to flooding & landslips has been reported at

Tiverton Parkway, Cowley Br.Jct. (near Exeter St.D.) & Dawlish et al

RIVER EXE

near Stoke Canon

(NE Cowley Bridge Jct.)

27 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COWLEY BRIDGE JCT.

near EXETER

27 Nov 2012
 
25 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25 Nov 2012

Water is receding but there is major damage to the infrastructure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BROOM LEVEL CROSSING (Near Axminster)

Exeter - Yeovil Jct. - Salisbury Line

25 Nov 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Near DONCASTER

(East Coast Mainline)

Before & After

Before

After

25 Nov 2012

 

 

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September 2012

EAST COAST MAINLINE

September 2012

DARLINGTON - NORTHALLERTON

CROFT(Spa)

(near Catterick)

25 September 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Near CROFT(Spa)

(near Catterick)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Engineer was standing in water between the London bound tracks.

Water has now receded

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WARKWORTH

(between Alnmouth & Acklington)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIRMINGHAM AREA

WOOD END

(Birmingham - Stratford-on-Avon Line)

24 September 2012

 

 

 

 

 

ERDINGTON

(Birmingham - Lichfield Line)

30 August 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

STOCKPORT Area

WOODSMOOR

(Stockport - Hazel Grove LIne)

30 July 2012

 

 

 

 

 

APPERLEY TUNNEL

(near Shipley)

24 July 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

CREWE - CHESTER

25 September 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WHITEHAVEN - ST. BEES - SELLAFIELD - BARROW

(Near Nethertown)

Landslip 30 August 2012

Normal service expected to resume 3 Sept.

 

 

 

 

 

Aerial photographs

 
 
 

ALLINGTON

(Between Bottesford & Grantham)

Landslip 19 July 2012

(Repairs completed by 22:00 hrs 21 July 2012)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Near GILLINGHAM (Dorset)

(Salisbury - Yeovil Jct. - Exeter Line)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Near ALLINGTON JCT

(Nottingham - Grantham Line)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TEBAY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BERWICK-ON-TWEED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Completed Repairs (below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EAST COAST MAINLINE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HALTWHISTLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Completed Repairs (below)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CARLISLE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRESTONPANS near EDINBURGH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RUGELEY TRENT VALLEY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARDROSSAN SOUTH BEACH Line

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARDROSSAN SOUTH BEACH Line

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COLWALL

(Cause under investigation)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COLWALL

 

 

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