||Click here for pages of pictures from our major summer 2010 and 2011 events.
|Vintage Train Project
||The Vintage Train Project is restoring a group of historic railway carriages dating back to the late 1800s. Pages in this section give a brief history of each, along with the progress of the restoration work.
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|History of the
of the Midland & South Western Junction Railway Some background on
this minor railway that became part of the Great Western at the
Maps of the MSWJ Taken
from railway timetables published in the 1890s and in 1915.
Late 1800s and 1900 Ordnance
Maps of the Crosslanes area. Shows the locality of Blunsdon
Station before and after the railway was built, with notes on Tadpole Lane
and the North Wilts Canal.
Tyers single-line tablet instruments, the type that controlled traffic over the Blunsdon section, are described, along with a group of pages reproducing the Regulations that governed their use from the 1890's.
List of MSWJ locomotives
Complete list of locomotives, with GWR renumberings etc.