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Glossary Results for Word "North Eastern Division"

North Eastern Division One of the three divisions set up when the LNWR was formed on 16th July 1846, the others being the Northern DivisionExplain 'Northern Division' and the Southern DivisionExplain 'Southern Division'. All three had their own operating methods and workshops for locomotive etc. The North Eastern Division was merged with the Northern Division in 1857, whereupon its locomotive works at LongsightExplain 'Longsight, Manchester' was closed and all such work concentrated at CreweExplain 'Crewe Works'.