This site offers several options to establish the geographic position of railway lines, as described below. The help page contains information relating to usage, licence, and disclaimers.

  • If the Engineer’s Line Reference (ELR) code is known, use the search by letter facility. For example, see ELR codes beginning with the letter P.
  • If the local place name is known, use the search by nearest place facility. For example, see nearest place names beginning with the letter H.
  • If the local government administrative area (i.e. region / county / district) is known, use the search by area facility.

For each ELR, an atlas and interactive map can be displayed.

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