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Severn Valley Railway

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Branch Meeting Programme

2008/09

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

8th September 2 Saint Locomotive Project - Richard Croucher and friends
Our friends from Didcot return with a look at the retro conversion of a Hall to a Saint thus filling a missing link in G.W.R. locomotive development. --> y. Visitors to make their own way there.

13th October 2008
Richard Icke ~ In the Footsteps of the Cambrian Coast Express

10th November 2008
Graham Lee ~ Statfold Barn Railway
Due to unforseen circumstances, Mr Lee has had to present his apologies. A substitute speaker/meeting will be arranged.

8th December 2008
Michael Clemens ~ West Midlands Pot Pourri (DVDs)

12th January 2009
AGM followed by Nick Ralls ~ Q and A

9th February 2009
Rosie & John Guest ~ The Corris Railway, Beginnings to Rebirth
Due to weather conditions we regret a last minute change of speaker, a local replacement will be substituted and the scheduled talk re-arranged.

17th February 2009 Tuesday
Re-dedication Ceremony of 4690 at Kidderminster Town

9th March 2009
Gavin Morrison ~ Leeds Central to Leeds City

6th April 2009 (not Easter Monday!)
Dave Walker ~ South African Steam

11th May 2009
Robin Hannay ~ Guy Motors, their history and products

17th June 2009 Wednesday
Branch visit to Blackpool ~ Private hire of a tram, to cover as much of the system as possible, including little used sections/loops. Transport will be by car convoys. An application form for tickets is available.

25th June 2009 Thursday
Visit to Weston Park ~ An open evening visit, from 6:45PM, to the 7¼" gauge minature railway. Admission free but during the evening there will be a collection for donations to the railway's coal fund. Visit arranged by Stafford Railway Society.



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