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Severn Valley Railway

Supporting the SVR since 1967

Branch Meeting Programme

1997/1998

The Clarendon Hotel, Chapel Ash, Wolverhampton
7.45 pm to 10.15 pm

October 13th 1997
FACES & PLACES OF SVR
To launch the new season of meetings SVR Footplate volunteer Jason Holders presents his own audio visual look at life on the Severn Valley Railway.

November 10th 1997
STEAM DAYS AT TYSELEY
A slide show By Ex Tyseley Footplate man Dick Potts ably assited with reminiscences from colleague Bernard Rainbow.

December 8th 1997
WEST MIDLANDS STEAM CINE
Lots of local interest in Cine Films shot by local Enthusiast George Morley including early SVR preservation days.

January 12th 1998
ACTIVITIES AT CREWE STATION
Illustrated talk given by Ivor Glover on this major UK rail centre with previously unpublished material.

February 9th 1998
THE WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY
Updated illustrated talk on this major narrow gauge project by Andy Rutter.

March 9th 1998
ROMANCE OF RAILWAYS II
Following last seasons spectacular show Robin Mathams returns to amaze us with more of his impressive audio visual sequences.

April 6th 1998
WOLVERHAMPTON TRAMS OLD & NEW
Richard Robson from the National Tramway Museum guides us through the history of the towns tramway system. It is also hoped to have a representative from Altram to discuss the new Midland Metro Project.

May 11th 1998
STEAM ON ROAD, RAIL AND WATER
A welcome return by knowledgeable local enthusiast David Bradbury with a slide show about all things steam.

June 8th 1998
A.G.M. & MAINTAINING S.V.R. MAIN LINE STEAM LOCOMOTIVES
Illustrated talk by S.V.R.'s John Robinson giving a behind the scenes look at main line steam.



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