The arrivel of the Midland Railway at Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire in 1866. by John Slack

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Kimbolton railway station was a railway station in Kimbolton, station and its line closed in The journey from London St. Pancras would take approximately three hours and involve changing trains and a wait at Kettering - a journey described by former Kimbolton School headmaster William Ingram as "long and wearisome", especially considering that the station was over two Area: Huntingdonshire.

Sutton railway station was a station in Sutton, Cambridgeshire on the Ely and St Ives Railway. The first station opened in but it became the goods station in when a new station was built on the new alignment for the extension to St.

Ives. There was a signal box at the station. It was closed for regular passenger services in but was used for special excursion trains until Area: East Cambridgeshire. ajmoore wrote:I am building an at scale 00 gauge layout of Kimbolton Station.I have reference material from Branchlines around Huntingdon (Middleton Press); Railways of Huntingdonshire by Eric Sawford; The arrival of the Midland Railway at kimbolton by John Slack; Lens of Sutton photographs; station building plans from the current owner; and other sources.

Santa Special trains at the Midland Railway – Butterley is one of the most popular events operated by the railway. The railway is used to unusual requests, such as babies presenting their dummies to Santa in return for a Christmas present.

Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire and the Isle of Ely. Eric Arnold Roberts Ennion. Hale, - Cambridgeshire - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people ancient bank become beds border boundary brick bridge Brook buildings built Cambridge Cambridgeshire cattle century chalk Chapel church clay clear close coming cottages Court.

The Ely Haddenham & Sutton Railway was authorised for opening to all traffic on April 7th with intermediate stations at Stretham, Wilburton and Haddenham. The railway was opened to the public on 16th April with little enthusiasm shown by the local population due to prohibitive fares between Sutton and Ely, there were only three.

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The Malmesbury Railway: To commemorate the centenary of its opening, (The Oakwood library of railway history ; no. 41)Author: D. M Fenton. The Midland Railway Directors have clearly hit on a method of increasing dividends, diminish- ing expenses, and improving the position of the majority ; and in a world like ours, governed as it is at present, we do not know that anybody has any right to complain, or even to withhold a weed of applause from men who have done ut Ell one important.

Buy Time Tables of the Midland Railway & Railways in Connection, July, August, and September, by Midland Railway (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Author: Midland Railway. The Midland Railway Company proposed constructing a line from Settle to Carlisle to capitalise on rail traffic between England and Scotland.

On 16th Julythe Midland Railway (Settle to Carlisle) Act was passed, enabling the company "to construct Railways from Settle to Hawes, Appleby, and Carlisle; and for other Purposes".

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Common terms and phrases. Both the Great Western (GWR) and Midland Railways (MR) used specific gun wagons for the moving of guns.

The GWR used Pollen B wagon setsto carry inch BL guns Marks for the moving of heavy guns, tons. The MR used wagon set carry14, and 15 inch guns, these were even heavier at tons.

Wellingborough News 06/12/, transcribed by Peter Brown. The Midland Railway — On Monday morning an Inspector from the Midland Railway met the members of the Council to consult them on the position of the station for Higham Ferrers on the branch-line, and he pointed a spot in what is known as Berry's Close or Spong's Field as the site selected.

This was considered one of the best sites. contents and extra information for this book» The second in a series of books, depicting the first twenty-five years of British Railways, which will eventually cover the whole of Great Britain.

This volume looks at the West Midlands, starting at Rugby and following the two main ex-L&NWR routes as far as Stafford on the West Coast main line.

by Tom WrayThis history of signalling on the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway covers telegraphs, block systems, interlocking, posts, cabins and traffic control.

It is profusely illustrated with photographs and pre-dates and compliments Chris Littleworth's series on. Coleorton Railway and other railways close by. built by the Midland railway in and closed in The Impact of the Railway on Society in Britain: Book by A.

Evans and J.V. Gough has a good section on Coleorton and Ashby Railways. Read summary, buy book or ebook. Kimbolton, Parish Church of St Andrew. The North Chapel (23¾ ft. by 16 ft.) is of c. and has an E. window of four cinque-foiled ogee lights with tracery in a four-centred head, with moulded reveals and label.

In the N. wall are two similar windows, but of three lights; below the western window is a modern doorway to the Montagu vault. This print features Britannia class No.

Oliver Cromwell at Damems Junction on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway during a private photo charter. The frame includes a desk stand or has a slot on the back for wall mounting. This print is one of a number of prints in our 12×8 print series. The price includes Free Postage and Packaging.

The Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway faired better, lasting a further 63 years until it merged with the London and North Western Railway in A year later the Grouping took place which was to create “The Big Four” railway companies, with the London and North Western Railway becoming part of the London Midland and Scottish Railway.

MisterWhat has found 90 companies in Kimbolton. Beauty Salon 4. Dental Equipment and Materials 3. Hard back book, ” x 6” blue cloth binding with gilt embossed railway signal design and facsimile signature, pp, steel engraving portrait of Archibald Scott, General Manager LSWR, woodcut Waterloo Station and Engine House, two full-page “Ink Photographs” of the vertiginous Meldon Viaduct, and the interior of Waterloo “A” signal box.

This was the time of the Navvy. A hardy breed who found shelter and lodgings where they could during the long laborious months and sometimes years of laying tracks and building the bridges. During the years of to the Blaydon to Consett rail line was being constructed. The book concentrates on the physical aspects, and is to those interested in learning about a unique piece of the railway network and it's service to the local community.

Hardback with dust jacket, pages with numerous illustrations drawings and plans. Property Value; dbo:abstract The London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS) was a British railway company.

It was formed on 1 January under the Railways Act ofwhich required the grouping of over separate railways into four. He started his railway career in June with the Midland Railway at Bitton. Thereafter, he worked at Clifton Down, Nailsworth, Fishponds, Montpelier (), Tewkesbury and, inmoved to Defford where he stayed for 31 years.

He assisted at Evesham for a short time and, inwent back to Tewkesbury as chief clerk in the Goods Office. THE "LITTLE" NORTH WESTERN RAILWAY by BINNS DONALD and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at KEARSLEY STONECLOUGH ROAD SD 70 NE 10/52 Railway Bridge by Kearsley Station - - II Bridge.

By Jesse Hartley for Manchester & Bolton Railway. Rock- faced stone. Elliptical arch with fielded panel over. Corbelled parapet of dressed stone. Raking abutments have tumbled-in coping.

North-east side has later iron strainer beams. Long Eaton to Langley Mill Quadrupling (Midland Railway) and Toton Marshalling Yard (British Railways) Locations along the line These locations are along the line. New - a copy sourced new from the original publishers.

Mint - a new condition book although not sourced from the publishers. Fine - clean and sound without major blemishes and only light indications of being previously owned.

Very Good – a presentable copy with indications of previous ownership; faults could include minor inscriptions, cover rubbed or bumped, browning or dusty pages, small. Midland Railway who gave their lives in the Great War It was unveiled on Thursday December 15th at am, and was located at what.

Reasons for Designation. The William Street bridge over the railway line passing through Belper, constructed inis listed at Grade II for the following principal reasons: * Historic interest: the bridge forms part of a series of railway structures built.

British Railways The First 25 Years Volume 1: The East Midlands - Sample Images ‘B1’ Class No. seen arriving at Ruddington in the mids, was a long term Leicester locomotive, withdrawn from there in March The Ely to Sutton railway line opened in and the station was located to the southeast of the village at the end of Station Road.

The railway was closed completely in and the station buildings were reused for manufacturing. The area surrounding the village generally comprised of open fields. A photograph of the Midland Railway station at Weldon & Corby. Very good condition.

A nice picture but please remember this is a modern postcard size (6in x 4in) digital print produced on gram glossy photo card and not an actual postcard.

The image itself is surrounded by a white border so that it can be trimmed to a traditional old postcard size, if required, without any loss of the picture. The Hitchin - Bedford route formed part of the Midland Railway's first line for London trains.

Its subsequent secondary nature is fully illustrated, along with the lesser lines to Northampton Castle and Higham Ferrers. The varied trains and architecture of the main line are shown, along with the diverse ephemera from the : Hardcover.

This site is dedicated to those men and women who fell fighting for their country. Recorded here are various war memorials within a variety of counties including main sections for Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire and Norfolk.

There are also other counties such as Hertfordshire, Essex, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Suffolk. Derby Registers DY–DY The Derby Registers are a list of the photographs taken by the official Midland Railway Photographer and their successors.

The original registers can be viewed in the library at the National Railway Museum in York, England. This data has been typed in by volunteers from the Midland Railway Society. Image of the oaks station, bolton, london midland and scottish railway (formerly lancashire and yorkshire railway), near a proposed site for a pump, 4 august view of the station, looking towards bolton, with the oaks signal box () beyond the footbridge.

by Science & Society Picture Library View and buy rights managed stock photos at Science & Society Picture Library. Casualties being repatriated on a Midland Railway Ambulance Train. Click the image for a larger version. On 4th August Great Britain entered what was then referred to as The War To End All Wars.

By November 18th, a total of 7, men employed by the Midland Railway had joined the armed services to go and fight for their country. Book: 'Roll of Honour | London and North Western Railway Who Lost Their Lives Whilst Serving with his Majesty's Forces during the Great War '.

Includes roll of honour; commemorative page with William Henry Parry's name inscribed; view of Euston War Memorial; details of Victoria Crosses won; Drawing of Medals awarded to railwaymen.Railways in East Lancashire by Bairstow, Martin: and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles. 3v. A good historical survey which is strong on biographical material: Volume 3 is the primary part for the Company's locomotive history.

Mason, E. The Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. London, Ian Allan, [ ]. 32 p. 62 illus., (Railways before the grouping—3).

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