Branch Lines

Branch Lines to Bartlow

from the Colne Valley, Shelford and Audley End

ISBN:978 1 908174 27 7
First Published:21 July 2012
Authors:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

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



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The rural lines of northwest Essex were peaceful backwaters of the BR network, but carried much agricultural traffic of a seasonal nature. Most passenger trains were short, with ageing engines. The great variety is extensively illustrated, along with maps and tickets from the past.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Chappel & Wakes Colne1-3
White Colne5-9
Earls Colne10-16
Sible & Castle Hedingham26-30
Hedingham (CVRPS)31-39
Haverhill CVR48-50
Haverhill Junction51-53
Haverhill North54-56
Audley End77-81
Audley End Miniature Railway82
Saffron Walden83-99
Acrow Halt100
Ashdon Halt101-102

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