The Settle - Carlisle Railway

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Design Guide

Welcome to the Settle-Carlisle Railway Design Guide. This has been put together to set uniform standards of restoration and maintenance for stations along the line. The aim is to achieve a consistency of quality and appearance that will enhance the status and appeal of the route.

This document was last updated November 2012.

If you’re thinking of undertaking work at a station on the Settle to Carlisle Railway this is the definitive guide.

Use the navigation to browse the Design Guide by section or alternatively the full document is available below for downloading in PDF format.

The Settle-Carlisle Railway Design Guide

Authorship
Produced by:
Martin Firth
On behalf of
The Settle-Carlisle Railway Partnership
c/o Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company
The Town Hall
Market Place
Settle
BD24 9EJ
Acknowledgements
Grateful thanks to the following for their support:

  • The Settle-Carlisle Railway Development Company
  • The Friends of the Settle-Carlisle Line
  • The Settle and Carlisle Railway Trust
  • The Railway Heritage Trust
  • Northern Rail
  • Network Rail
  • Design Guide Contents

    View the online version of the Settle to Carlisle Railway Design Guide.

  • Foreword

    View the full foreword for the Settle to Carlisle Railway Design Guide.

  • Guide

    View details of the individual guides which details the standards for the different aspects that make up the Settle to Carlisle Railway.

  • Appendices

    The full appendices that compliment the Settle to Carlisle Railway Design Guide.