Burlish Branch

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Burlish Branch Junction appears in the Engineer's Line References for the Severn Valley Railway. The junction was situated 3 chainsAs a unit of measurement, 22 yards or 1/80th of a mile (66 yards) west of Stourport station, towards Bewdley in the direction of travel. It formed the entrance to a long goods loop, access to which was controlled by the Park Street ground frame.

A private siding for the company Steatite & Porcelain Products Ltd (now known as Morgan Advanced Ceramics Ltd) connected with this goods loop.[1] The company premises were (and are) situated in the vicinity of Burlish Halt.

See also

Pre-1963 map


  1. Mitchell & Smith (2007), picture 7


Notes on Steatite & Porcelain Products Ltd, now known as Morgan Advanced Ceramics Ltd