Western Main Lines

Princes Risborough to Banbury

ISBN:978 1 901706 85 7
First Published:01 September 2002
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 route formed part of the GWR's 1910 direct link between the Midlands and London. Included in this album are photographs of its construction, its heyday with steam-hauled expresses, its demise to a single track byway and its eventual revival as a trunk route under enterprising management.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Princes Risborough1-16
Ilmer Halt17-20
Haddenham & Thame Parkway32-36
Ashendon Junction37-41
Dorton Halt42-45
Brill & Ludgershall46-52
Bicester North58-72
Aynho Park Halt82-89
Aynho Junction90-92
Kings Sutton93-98
Banbury (Shed)117-120

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