Branch Lines

Branch Lines to Alton

from Fareham, Winchester and Basingstoke

ISBN:978 0 906520 11 6
First Published:01 May 1984
Last Reprinted:25 June 2016
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

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



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The three branches radiating from the main line at Alton each had a distinctive character, recaptured in this album. The scenes vary from the grand civil engineering of the Meon Valley line to the main line diversions on the Alresford line and the quaintness of the light railway to Basingstoke. Packed with maps, tickets and memorabilia.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Bentworth & Lasham14-16
Alton Park17-18
Knowle Halt26-28
West Meon41-47
Winchester City60-64
Itchen Abbas65-67
Medstead & Four Marks96-105
Butts Junction106-109

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