The Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway has long been considered by many to be Britains premier heritage railway. That reputation was earned early thanks to the quality of locomotive and carriage restoration, the careful refurbishment of stations and the standard of service offered to visitors. As with all heritage railways it has had to adapt to changing expectations over the years whilst attempting to keep the original aims of railway preservation at the heart of everything it does. This guide traces the history of the original Severn Valley Railway from the early plans of the 1840s, through its days when operated by first the Great Western Railway and then British Railways. The last chapter looks at the challenges and the achievements of the preservation era and the whole narrative should be of interest to anyone keen to know more of the story of a national treasure.

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Publisher Casemate Publishers
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ISBN 1473892066
Pages 104 pages
The Severn Valley Railway
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Michael A. Vanns
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-30 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

The Severn Valley Railway has long been considered by many to be Britains premier heritage railway. That reputation was earned early thanks to the quality of lo
Handbook to the Severn Valley Railway
Language: en
Pages: 76
Authors: John Randall (F. G. S.)
Categories: Railroads
Type: BOOK - Published: 1863 - Publisher:

Handbook to the Severn Valley Railway
Language: en
Pages: 66
Authors: John Randall
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-16 - Publisher: DigiCat

DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "Handbook to the Severn Valley Railway" (Illustrative and Descriptive of Places along the Line from W
HANDBOOK to the SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY - As it was in 1863
Language: en
Pages: 89
Authors: J. Randall
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-06 - Publisher: Abela Publishing Ltd

This little book explores the Severn Valley and the places the railway passes through from Worcester to Shrewsbury as it was in 1863. The Severn, like other Eng
The Severn Valley
Language: en
Pages: 612
Authors: John Randall
Categories: Severn River (Wales and England)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1882 - Publisher:

Severn Valley Railway Journey
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors:
Categories: Railroads
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

The Severn Valley: a Series of Sketches, Descriptive and Pictorial, of the Course of the Severn, Etc. [With Illustrations.]
Language: en
Pages: 9
A Collection of the Public General Statutes
Language: en
Pages: 1422
Authors:
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1862 - Publisher:

The Statutes of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 1861 - Publisher:

Severn Valley Railway Visitor Guide
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors:
Categories: Railroads
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-24 - Publisher: Silver Link Publishing