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Severn Valley Railway

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Branch Meeting Programme


Old Wulfrunians Club, 253A Castlecroft Road, Castlecroft, Wolverhampton, WV3 8NA.

12th September 2005
“The Percy Moseley Photographic Archive” -
Robin Mathams
On behalf of the Sutton Coldfield Railway Society, Robin will present a rare collection of railway photographs from the 1930's and 40's.

10th October 2005
Black Country Tramways - Paul Collins
Local historian and author presents an illustrated talk about the history and development of the areas tram system.

14th November 2005
to be advised - Len Crane

12th December 2005
Fun With Southern Steam - Malcolm Garner

9th January 2006
P.S.O.V. - Karl Jauncey and Dave Richards
More up to the minute mainline steam presented on DVD quality sound and visual action highlighting the events of the last 12 months.

13th February 2006
Midlands Pot-Pourii - David Bathurst
Chairman of the Chasewater Railway takes us on a journey around the Midlands looking at lost railway and stations. 35mm slides from the 1960's.

13th March 2006
Impressions of Japanese Railways - Ted Talbot
Renowned railway author and long time resident of Japan gives an overview of the various and busy rail systems

10th April 2006
The Duchess & The Royal Train - Phil Eccleston
A Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust Patron presents a behind-the-scenes talk illustrated with models.

6th May 2006 (Saturday)
A trip based around car sharing to Scunthorpe Steelworks [provided by Appleby Frodingham Railway Preservation Society] followed by a visit to Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway.

8th May 2006
Around the World By Train - Colin Boocock
Renowned railway journalist and author makes a
return visit with his trip in support of the Railway Children Charity.

12th June 2006
Annual General Meeting and followed by
"The Engine House" - David Mee SVR Education Officer
The new Highley Display Building explained.

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