Country Railway Routes

Oxford to Bletchley

including Verney Junction to Banbury

ISBN:978 1 904474 57 9
First Published:01 July 2005
Last Reprinted:27 August 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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Once part of a through line to Cambridge, this rural route had many charming country stations and several long-forgotten junctions. All are illustrated, along with the great variety of goods and passenger trains which used this undulating byway for over a century.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Port Meadow Halt24-26
Wolvercot Halt27-28
Banbury Road Junction SB29
Oxford Road Crossing SB29
Charlton Halt37
Wendlebury Halt38
Bicester Military Railway39-45
Bicester London Road46-53
Bicester Town54-56
Marsh Gibbon & Poundon60-62
Itters Siding63-64
Verney Junction69-76
Swanbourne Sidings SB87
Radclive Halt104-105
Fulwell & Westbury106-107
Banbury Merton Street115-120

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