Bibliography

Sources used in the construction of this site :

"Railways of the Cotswolds" by Colin Maggs

"Hereford & Worcester Railways Remembered"/"Lost Railways of Hereford & Worcestershire" by Leslie Oppitz (The latter is effectively a updated reprint of the former).

"Lost Railways of Warwickshire" by Geoffrey Kingscott

"The Great Western in the West Midlands" by P.B Whitehouse

"An Illustrated History of The Stratford on Avon to Cheltenham Railway" by Audie Baker

"Steam on the Birmingham - Gloucester Loop" by Phillip K Jarvis

"GWR Junction Stations" by Adrian Vaughan

"Worcestershire Railways" by Mike Hitches

"Past and Present Vol 16: Avon, Cotswolds and the Malverns" by Geoff Dowling and John Whitehouse

"Past and Present Vol 33 : Worcestershire" by Roger Siviter.

"Past and Present Vol 34 : Warwickshire" by Roger Siviter.

"Branch Lines of Worcestershire" by Colin G Maggs

"Honeybourne Then & Now 2000 : A Millennium Album" : Chapter 5 "The Railway in Honeybourne" by Mike Edwards

"The Railways of Salford Priors : A Brief History and Some Recollections" Compiled by Alf Boston.

"London Midland Then and Now" by Gavin Morrison

"Evesham Journal No 7341 "It was a final act of defiance from a doomed railway line"

"Evesham '150' Pershore : 1852 - 2002" by Julian Palfrey & Stephen Widdowson.

"Cheltenham to Redditch (including Barnt Green)" by Vic Mitchell and Keith Smith

"The Redditch and Evesham Line" by Bob Yate

 

In addition the following B &R Video Productions DVDs contain archive footage shot by local photographer Jim Clemens of the lines covered by this website :

Volume 62 (Jim Clemens Volume 1) : "Steam Through the Cotswolds"

Volume 76 (Jim Clemens Volume 5) : "The Midland around Worcestershire"

Volume 97 (Jim Clemens Volume 11) : "The Western around Worcestershire"

Volume 107 (Jim Clemens Volume 15) : "Gloucester and Warwickshire Steam Archive"

Volume 202 : "Great Western Steam Miscellany No.2" (Mostly Jim Clemens material unused in previous volumes)

Volume 205 : "London Midland Steam Miscellany No.3" (Mostly Jim Clemens material unused in previous volumes)

Introduction
Contact Me
Introduction
Timeline Part 1
Timeline Part 2
Timeline Part 3
Line Diagram
Station List
Moreton To Worcester
Introduction
Timeline Part 1
Timeline Part 2
Line Diagram
Station List
Stratford to Cheltenham
Introduction
Timeline
Line Diagram
Station List
Redditch to Ashchurch
Introduction
Timeline
Line Diagram
Station List
Stratford and Midland Junction Railway
The Shipston Branch
Evesham Vale Light Railway
Railway Lines
Recollections
The Future
Bibliography
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