Lea Road on the Doncaster to Sleaford line in 70`s
(Photographs by M. A. King)
Gainsborough Lea Road station on the GN
& GE Joint line seen on 1/9/70
The view is from platform 1 looking
A view showing the staggered platforms
with a Brush Type 2 shunting.
View from platform 2 looking towards
The running-in board on platform 1.
A view looking towards Lincoln.
Plaform 1 showing the wooden construction
of the station.
Gainsborough Lea Road signalbox 1/9/70.
This was badly damaged by fire in 2009, caused by a faulty heater, and
View from Lincoln end of Platform 1.
Exterior of Gainsborough Lea Road
Period cars on forecourt of Lea Road
Next signalbox to the south was Stow Park
Sleaford North signalbox on the approach
to the town.