Country Railway Routes

Cheltenham to Andover

including The Tidworth Branch

ISBN:978 1 901706 43 7
First Published:01 March 2000
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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Most of the route formed the main line of the much admired Midland & South Western Junction Railway, but it went into decline following its takeover by the GWR, its longstanding rival. Both eras are extensively illustrated, as is the period of terminal decline overseen by British Railways.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Cheltenham Spa St.James1-4
Cheltenham Spa Malvern Road5-11
Cheltenham Spa Lansdown12-18
Lansdown Junction19
Cheltenham Leckhampton20-22
Charlton Kings23-25
Andoversford Junction26-29
Andoversford & Dowdeswell30-31
Withington Halt32-34
Chedworth Halt35-37
Foss Cross38-39
Cirencester Watermoor40-43
South Cerney44-47
Hayes Knoll51-53
Moredon Halt59-61
Rushey Platt62-64
Swindon Town65-72
Chiseldon Camp Halt77
Grafton & Burbage94-96
Collingbourne Kingston Halt97
Red Post Junction116

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