Manx Northern Railway

Gauge: 3ft (915mm)

 

Collection Objects

Number Railway Object Type Description Image
TYWRM:IOM004 Manx Northern Railway model model of Manx Northern Railway signal lever file IOM004.jpg
TYWRM:IOM005.1 Manx Northern Railway signal MNR Semaphore signal with fishtail; from Ramsey file IOM005A.jpg
TYWRM:IOM005.2 Manx Northern Railway signal lamp lamp from MNR Semaphore signal IOM005 file IOM005-1.jpg
TYWRM:IOM019 Manx Northern Railway share certificate Manx Northern Railway Share Certificate No62 of 1880 file IOM019.jpg

The Manx Northern Railway opened a line from St.John’s to Ramsey in 1879, and operated the Foxdale Railway from St.John’s to Foxdale, opened in 1886 to serve silver-lead mines. Both were absorbed by the Isle of Man Railway in 1904.