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Worcestershire Railways Mike Hitches

Worcestershire Railways

Mike Hitches

Published July 1st 1997
ISBN : 9780750913676
Paperback
125 pages
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The railways which operated in Worcestershire were controlled by the Midland Railway and the Great Western railway, whose struggle for supremacy had considerable effect on the development of railways in the county. The most important route throughMoreThe railways which operated in Worcestershire were controlled by the Midland Railway and the Great Western railway, whose struggle for supremacy had considerable effect on the development of railways in the county. The most important route through the county linked the great industrial centres of the Midlands and the seaport of Bristol, while lesser routes included the Birmingham and Gloucester Railway- Oxford, Worcester and Wolverhampton Railway- the Severn Valley Railway, and numerous branch lines.