Narrow Gauge

Hampshire Narrow Gauge

including the Isle of Wight

ISBN:978 1 904474 36 4
First Published:01 July 2004
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 area had a diverse selection of minor lines serving its industries and some secret operations for armaments. These are shown in detail, along with some more resent leisure railways and an historic pier railway.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Fawley, AGWI Refinery1-3
Eastleigh, Allbrook Brickworks4-6
Buriton, Lime Works7-8
Butser Hill, Lime Works9
Farnborough, Hall & Ham River10-14
Hythe Pier Railway15-27
Farnborough, Inns & Co. Ltd28
Portsmouth Sewer, Nuttall29-30
Rookly Brickworks31
Rowlands Castle Brickworks32-34
Southampton Tunnel, Nuttall35-37
Calshot, Air Ministry38-42
Dean Hill, Defence Munitions Depot43-57
Haslar Hospital58
Hurst Castle59-65
Woolmer Instructional Military Rly66-69
Albany Steam Museum70-72
Forest Road Light Railway70-72
Bursledon Brickworks73-76
Durley Light Railway77-85
East Hayling Light Railway86-98
Exbury Gardens Railway99-111
Marwell Zoo Railway112-113
Paultons Park 114-115
Surrey Light Railway116-120
Yafford Mill121-123

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