Branch Lines

Branch Line to Upwell

including the Wisbech Canal

ISBN:978 1 873793 64 0
First Published:01 November 1995
Authors:Vic Mitchell, Keith Smith & Andrew Ingram
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history



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Remembered with affection by local people, the Wisbech & Upwell Tramway followed the course of the Wisbech Canal along the Cambridgeshire and Norfolk county boundary. This album brings to life the history of both tramway and waterway, with many unpublished photographs and a wealth of new historical material.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Wisbech East16-20,24-51
Wisbech (Victoria Road Crossing)21-23
Elm Road53-55
New Common Bridge56-60
Brewery Siding61-63
Duke of Wellington Siding64-65
Chapel Lane67-68
Elm Bridge Depot69-73
Inglethorpe Hall74
Colletts Bridge75-76
Shepherds Cottage77
Boyces Bridge Depot78-82
Dial House83-84
Outwell Basin Depot85-87
Basin Bridge88-90
Scotts Bridge91-92
Horns Corner93-97
Outwell Village Depot98-107
Goodmans Crossing108
Small Lode109
Upwell Depot110-121

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