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ADX/1402: Railway photographs and ephemera


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Ref: ADX/1402

Reference: [GB 0212] ADX/1402
Title: Railway photographs and ephemera
Date(s): 1880-1955
Level: Fonds
Extent: 12 files

Scope and Content:

Photographs and ephemera relating to railways and the Great Western Railway in particular. 


REF: ADX/1402/1
DATE: March 1920 and March-April 1947
EXTENT: 2 volumes
NATURE AND CONTENT: Great Western Railway Magazine
1. Vol. XXXII No. 3, March 1920
2. Volume 59 No. 3, March & April 1947.

REF: ADX/1402/2
DATE: n. d. [c. 1955]
EXTENT: 1 volume
NATURE AND CONTENT: Brochure: ‘Party outings by rail and combined tours by rail, river and road’ produced by British Railways Western Region.

REF: ADX/1402/3
DATE: 6 October 1947
EXTENT: 1 volume
NATURE AND CONTENT: ‘Great Western Railway Time Tables, October 6th 1947 (and until further notice)’.  Possibly the last set of timetables ever issued by the Great Western Railway. 

REF: ADX/1402/4
DATE: 1880
EXTENT: 1 item
NATURE AND CONTENT
‘Great Western Railway Programme of Tourist Arrangements, 1880’ (tariff for tourist tickets)

REF: ADX/1402/5
DATE: 1914
EXTENT: 1 item
NATURE AND CONTENT
Timetable and price tariff for Cambrian Railways’ Grand Rail and Motor Tour to Snowdon, 1 June to 11 July 1914.  

REF: ADX/1402/6
DATE: 1932, 1948 and n. d.
EXTENT: 4 dockets
NATURE AND CONTENT: Four Great Western Railway dockets (two unused) for various goods and services.  One issued at Aberaeron, 27 April 1948.

REF: ADX/1402/7
DATE: n. d.
EXTENT: 2 photographs
NATURE AND CONTENT: Two identical photocopies (one inscribed ‘WHM. Photos 93’) of photograph of steam-hauled passenger train standing at unidentified railway station.

REF: ADX/1402/8
DATE: n. d
EXTENT: 4 photographs
NATURE AND CONTENT: Photographs of Aberaeron railway station.
1. ‘Aberayron Station’, train on platform, passengers boarding. 1920s.
2. ‘Aberayron Station’, steam engine and carriage, two men and a boy on platform. No date.
3. Station and goods yard, houses in background. No date. 2 copies.

REF: ADX/1402/9
DATE: n. d.
EXTENT: 1 photograph
NATURE AND CONTENT
Interior of station master’s office at unidentified location. Photograph by Tony Smiles of Burghfield Common, Berks. 

REF: ADX/1402/10
DATE: n. d.
EXTENT: 2 photographs
NATURE AND CONTENT
1. Photograph of steam locomotive no. 2872 stamped ‘Copyright N. E. Stead’ on reverse.
2. Photograph of steam locomotive no. 4705 stamped ‘Copyright N. E. Stead’ on reverse.

REF: ADX/1402/11
DATE: n. d. [pre-1948]
EXTENT: 1 envelope containing assorted ephemera
NATURE AND CONTENT: Great Western Railway ‘Holiday Haunts Book Marker’ plus assortment of unused paper tickets. 

REF: ADX/1402/12
DATE: n. d. [pre-1948]
EXTENT: 4 stamps
NATURE AND CONTENT: Set of four Great Western Railway prepaid newspaper parcel stamps.  
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