Western Main Lines

Worcester to Birmingham

via Kidderminster

ISBN:978 1 904474 97 5
First Published:01 March 2007
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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Built as part of the Oxford, Worcester & Wolverhampton Railway, the southern section of the route was mainly rural. In contrast, the remainder passes through an area with a fascinating industrial past. Part of the GWR for many decades, the great contrasts are revealed, as are the changes in rolling stock over the years.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Worcester Shrub Hill1-13
Fernhill Heath14-15
Droitwich Spa16-21
Cutnall Green22
Stourbridge Junction49-57
Stourbridge Town58-66
Cradley Heath71-76
Old Hill77-81
Rowley Regis82-84
Langley Green85-87,89
Oldbury Branch88
Smethwick West90-95
Smethwick Galton Bridge96-98
The Hawthorns99-100
Handsworth & Smethwick101-103
Winson Green104-106
Jewellery Quarter110-111
Birmingham Snow Hill112-120

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