6A CHESTER (MIDLAND)
The shed is on the north side of the Chester—Crewe line, east of Chester General Station. The yard is visible from this line.
Turn right outside Chester General Station and ascend the Bight of steps to Hoole Road turning right over the end of the station. Turn right again into Lightfoot Street and right at the end of this street into Station View (crossing the railway). Turn sharp left into Hoole Lane, re-crossing the railway. A cinder path leads to the shed from the right-hand side, just past the railway bridge. Walking time 25 minutes.
Note.—There is also an entrance in Shed Lane off A51.
6B MOLD JUNCTION
The shed is on the south side of the Chester-North Wales main line about 3% miles west of Chester. The yard is visible from the line.
The shed entrance is on the west side of the Saltney to Queensferry road (B 5129) immediately south of the bridge over the North Wales main line, and about ¼ mile north of the junction with the Chester to Holywell road (A55). There is now no passenger station open within walking distance.
Board a Chester Corporation No. 1 (Saughall) or No. 13 (Eccleston Avenue) bus outside Chester General Station, and alight at the corner of City Road, and Foregate Street. Board a No. 5 or No. 6 (Saltney—Ring Road) bus at this point, and alight at Ring Road. Continue along the main road to Mold (A55) for about Q mile, and turn right along B5l29. The shed entrance is on the left just before the railway bridge.
The shed is at the end of a short spur on the west side of the Chester line about 1 mile south of Birkenhead Woodside Station. The top of the yard is visible from the line.
Turn left outside Birkenhead Woodside Station along Chester Street. Turn right into Grange Road and left into Argyle Street. Continue along Argyle Street South (past Birkenhead Central Station) and turn left into Mollington Street. The shed entrance is a door at the end of this cul-de-sec. Walking time Woodside 15 minutes, Central 5 minutes.
See also under Liverpool.
6D CHESTER (NORTHGATE) (Diesel railcar depot)
The shed is in the goods yard at the east side of Chester Northgate Station. The yard is not visible from the line.
A flight of steps leads from the east side of Northgate Station yard into the goods yard. A cobbled way leads round the perimeter of the goods yard to the shed. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is on the west side of the line north of Birkenhead North Station. The yard is partially visible from the line.
Turn right outside Birkenhead North Station into Station Road. Turn right into Wallasey Bridge Road and a path leads to the shed from the left-hand side just before the railway over-bridge. Walking time 5 minutes.
6G LLANDUDNO JUNCTION
The shed is situated on a goods loop south of the station.
Turn sharp right outside the station into Conway Road and continue parallel with the line for about i mile. Turn right into Queens Road, and continue across the bridge over the main line. Turn right at the end of the bridge along a footpath running parallel to the railway. Bear left past the carriage shed to the engine shed. Walking time 15 minutes.
The shed is on the south side of the line, opposite Bangor Station. The yard is partially visible from the line.
Turn right out of the station yard down the hill and turn right at the bottom under the railway bridge. The shed entrance is a door in the wall on the right-hand side just past this bridge. Walking time is less than 5 minutes.
The shed is on the east side of the line just south of the station. The yard is visible from the line.
Take the main drive from the station and turn left at the top along London Road. Turn right into Wheston Street. This is a short cul-de—sac and the shed entrance is at the end. Walking time 5 minutes.
The shed is on the north side of the line, west of the station. The yard is visible from the line.
Go straight ahead outside the station into Bodfor Street. Turn left into Kinmel Street, left into Elwy Street and right into West Kinmel Street. Turn left into Ffynnongroew Road. The entrance to the shed is on the left-hand side. Walking time 10 minutes.