Western Main Lines

Shrewsbury to Ludlow

including the Bishop´s Castle and Clee Hill branches

ISBN:978 1 906008 21 5
First Published:01 February 2008
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 North & West line forms an important link between these areas of England and has seen an immense variety of trains. Most types are illustrated, as are the many closed stations. Few can remember the two fascinating branches, both of which had their own unique rural characteristics.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Shrewsbury Engine Shed13-15
Sutton Bridge Junction16-23
Church Stretton34-40
Wistanstow Halt46
Bishops Castle Junction47-49
Stretford Bridge Halt50
Lydham Heath60-63
Bishops Castle64-72
Craven Arms73-89
Clee Hill Branch103-114
Middleton Siding103
Clee Hill108-114

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