Trackwatch - April 2022 issue


A digest of the main changes on Network Rail, London Underground and Northern Ireland Railways infrastructure during January 2022; compiled by Martyn Brailsford of the Branch Line Society (


Toton (4:14A)

A number of track alterations have been completed in Toton North Yard. Reception Road No 3 has been re-laid closer to Reception No 2, and sidings 1, 3 and 4 have been replaced with two additional through Reception Roads, No 4 & No 5. It is believed the remaining sidings, 5 to 14, have been renumbered 6 to 15. To the west of road 15, two roads (16 and 17) have been laid for a new Automotive Terminal, with two of the lines by the ‘Traction Maintenance School’ having been lifted to make room for the associated car holding area.

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