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'45XX' Class 2-6-2Ts at Work
The development and working of the 45XX class up to the outbreak of the Second World War.
The General Manager's Office
John Mayo was appointed to the staff of the Chief Regional Manager, Western Region, in 1948. Here he recounts his experiences within the General Manager's Office as it became known.
Banana Traffic at Barry
Whilst banana traffic was handled largely by Avonmouth on the GWR and WR, Barry was also used, partiicularly in the later years.
Worcester Running Shed Part 3
The final part of a look at Worcester shed (later Motive Power Depot) and the memories of those men who manned the site to keep its engines on the road, as well as those on the footplate staff, particularly in the 1950s and 60s.
Wartime on Hatton Bank Part 2
Further examples of railway photography courtesy of the Kidderminster Railway Museum taken at Hatton Bank during the Second World War.
Banbury Goods in the 1930s
Having looked in some detail at the freight operations at Banbury throughout its history, this article considers some staff memories at Banbury Goods.