Britain >Midlands >Derby


Collected date 30/07/05

Derby sign

Derby station is on the Midland Main Line. When I visited in 2005 most of the platforms were swathed in scaffolding and boarding. A correspondent tells me this is because the 1960's concrete canopies have rotted. I'll have to visit again when something more permament emerges.

The station front:

Derby front

Next to the entrance is the coat of arms of the old Midland Railway:

Derby, MR coat of arms

Inside the concourse:

Derby concourse

On platform 1, a little way along from the modern building, is this old building:

Derby old building

Platform 2:

Derby platform 2

Platform 3:

Derby platform 3

Looking north from platforms 2 and 3:

Derby looking north