5A CREWE NORTH
The shed is on the west side of the line at the north end of Crewe Station. The yard is visible from the Warrington and Chester lines.
A footbridge leads from the north end of No. 1 platform to the shed.
Turn left outside the station into Nantwich Road, and first right into Pedley Street. Bear left with this road, and turn right immediately into an alleyway at the side of house No. 39. Turn right at the end into Station Street, and the shed entrance is at the end of this street. Walking time 5 minutes.
5B CREWE SOUTH
The shed is in the fork of the Stafford and Shrewsbury lines south of the station. The yard is partially visible from both lines.
Turn left outside the main entrance to the station. Turn first left into Gresty Road and continue into Gresty Lane. There is a gate on the left-hand side between the two railway over-bridges and a flight of steps just inside the gate. A cinder path leads from the top of these steps to the shed. Walking time 20 minutes.
CREWE (GRESTY LANE)
The shed is on the north side of the Shrewsbury line. The yard is visible from the line.
Leave Crewe Station by the main exit and turn left over the bridge. Turn first left into Gresty Road and continue into Gresty Lane. A cinder path leads to the shed from the right hand side of this lane, just before the railway over-bridges. Walking time 10 minutes.
Note.—The entrance to Crewe South shed is a few yards further on the opposite side of the lane.
DIESEL REPAIR DEPOT
The depot is on the west side of the line at the south end of the station. The yard is not visible from the line.
Turn left outside the station, and left again after a very short distance into a private road between the station, and the goods avoiding line. This leads past the parcels office to the depot. Walking time 5 minutes.
The depot is on the south side of the Chester line about 1¼ miles from the station. The yard is partially visible from the main line.
Turn left outside the station into Nantwich Road, and right at the first set of traffic lights into Mill Street. Go under the railway bridge, and turn left into Oak Street. Continue into Wistaston Road, and the depot entrance is on the right-hand side about it mile further on, opposite Stewart Street. Walking time 25 minute
The shed is on the west side of the line just north of the station. The yard is visible from the line.
Turn left outside the station along Railway Street. Turn left at the end of Railway Street over Castle Street Bridge. The shed entrance is on the left—hand side just past the bridge. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is situated at the junction of the Stoke—Stone, and Stoke-Uttoxeter lines south of the station. It is on both sides of the Stone line. The yard is visible from the line.
Turn right outside the station into Winton Square and first right along Glebe Street (under the railway bridge). Turn left along Wharf Street and left into City Road. Opposite Oldmill Street an archway labelled Robert Hyde & Son Ltd., will be seen on the right-hand side. Go through this archway and bear left in the works yard along a broad drive adjacent to the boundary wall. This leads to the shed. Walking time 15 minutes.
Note.—Locos will be found on both sides of the line.
The shed is in the middle of a triangle of lines, of which the station forms two sides. The yard is visible from the Derby line.
A cinder path leads to the shed from the eastern end of the down platform on the Stoke-Derby line. Walking time under 5 minutes.