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RH - Railways: Historical Topics

RH - Railways: Historical Topics

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90s.CD The End of the 19th Century – some glimpses of a decade

90s.CD The End of the 19th Century – some glimpses of a decade

90s.CD provides a bargain bundle of files illustrating life in the final decade of Queen Victoria's ..

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Directors' Reports to Shareholders 1837 to 1948

Directors' Reports to Shareholders 1837 to 1948

This CD contains the Directors' Reports to the Shareholders of the ECR, the GER and the LNER. The da..

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RE039   The Story of the Shenfield Electrification 1949

RE039 The Story of the Shenfield Electrification 1949

NEW MARCH 2018. In September 1949 the Eastern Region of British Railways issued this 16-page card-co..

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RH001 A Railway Inspectors Diaries 1842-1847

RH001 A Railway Inspectors Diaries 1842-1847

General Pasley was the first Inspector-General of railways. He kept a series of diaries through his ..

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RH002 Extracts from the Railway Chronicle January 1845

RH002 Extracts from the Railway Chronicle January 1845

The 'Railway Chronicle' described itself as a journal of traffic, shares, engineering improvements a..

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RH003 The Eastern Counties Railway

RH003 The Eastern Counties Railway

Originally produced by the Society in 1989 as a Journal Special to mark the 150th anniversary of the..

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RH004 GER Historical Calendar 1836-1923

RH004 GER Historical Calendar 1836-1923

Copied from an item in our Collection described as "Duplicated document ... compiled by BR c.1960." ..

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RH005 GER Jubilee Booklet 1912

RH005 GER Jubilee Booklet 1912

These scans are from an original booklet presented to guests at the GER 50th birthday dinner held in..

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RH006 GER Jubilee Dinner 1912

RH006 GER Jubilee Dinner 1912

Colour scans of the menu and toast list for the Jubilee Dinner on Monday 15 July 1912. Also included..

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RH007 Agreement re the use of  Peterborough Station 1903

RH007 Agreement re the use of Peterborough Station 1903

A copy of the 1903 agreement between the GER and the Midland Railway, plus some correspondence about..

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RH008 Agreement re Whitemoor Yard 1898

RH008 Agreement re Whitemoor Yard 1898

Between the GER, GNR and GN&GE Joint Railway. It dealt with its sale and transfer to the GER, an..

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RH009 The GER in 1889 by W M Acworth

RH009 The GER in 1889 by W M Acworth

The GER chapter from the 1889 book 'The Railways of England' by W. M. Acworth. There are 38 pages fr..

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RH010 The GER and the Air Raids

RH010 The GER and the Air Raids

REVISED AND MUCH EXPANDED EDITION JANUARY 2018.  Taken from Edwin A Pratt's 1921 book 'British ..

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RH011 Harwich and Parkeston Quay in World War 1

RH011 Harwich and Parkeston Quay in World War 1

This account of the part the port played during World War One has been taken from Edwin A Pratt's 19..

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RH012 The GER in the Great War

RH012 The GER in the Great War

REVISED JANUARY 2018.  Taken from Edwin A Pratt's 1921 book 'British Railways and the Great War..

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RH013 The GN and GE Joint Railway

RH013 The GN and GE Joint Railway

This was produced by the Society in 1982 as a Journal Special to mark the centenary of the Great Nor..

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RH014 GER Workmens Trains 1897

RH014 GER Workmens Trains 1897

Details of workmen's trains operated by the GER in 1897, and court action taken by the London Reform..

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RH015 GER Statement on proposed new GE Northern Junction Railway 1864

RH015 GER Statement on proposed new GE Northern Junction Railway 1864

This was an early attempt to connect the GER to the coalfields further north - from Long Stanton via..

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RH016 Death of King George VI

RH016 Death of King George VI

NEW APRIL 2012. The official BR(E) royal train notice No. EG49 issued for the special train from Wol..

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RH017 The Victorians - Students Booklet

RH017 The Victorians - Students Booklet

ADDED TO THE EMPORIUM MAY 2012. Our summaries of the original Minutes Books of the ECR and the GER, ..

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RH018 The Victorians- Teachers Notes

RH018 The Victorians- Teachers Notes

ADDED TO THE EMPORIUM MAY 2012. Our summaries of the original Minutes Books of the ECR and the GER, ..

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RH019 The late Victorian period from the workers viewpoint

RH019 The late Victorian period from the workers viewpoint

NEW JULY 2012. Gleanings from the monthly Journal of the A.S.L.E.F. trade union, comprising extracts..

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RH020 Horace Melbourne Memoirs Part 1

RH020 Horace Melbourne Memoirs Part 1

NEW DECEMBER 2012. This part covers Horace Melbourne's reminiscences, beginning when he started work..

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RH021 Horace Melbourne Memoirs Part 2

RH021 Horace Melbourne Memoirs Part 2

NEW JANUARY 2013. This second part covers Horace Melbourne's reminiscences as he worked in the LNER ..

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RH022 W. H. Smith and Son in 1892

RH022 W. H. Smith and Son in 1892

NEW JUNE 2013. An article taken from the August 1892 edition of the English Illustrated Magazine (pu..

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RH023 Railways in the UK and Overseas 1893

RH023 Railways in the UK and Overseas 1893

NEW JANUARY 2014. In 1893 Cassell's published a book by J. Pearson Pattinson entitled British Railwa..

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RH024  Influences of railways of the eastern counties on the development of the GNR - Part 1

RH024 Influences of railways of the eastern counties on the development of the GNR - Part 1

NEW FEBRUARY 2014.  These are extracts from the 1903 edition of Charles Grinling's History of t..

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RH025  Influences of railways of the eastern counties on the development of the GNR - Part 2

RH025 Influences of railways of the eastern counties on the development of the GNR - Part 2

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014.  These are extracts from the 1903 edition of Charles Grinling's History of ..

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RH026  The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 1 - 1914 and 1915.

RH026 The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 1 - 1914 and 1915.

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014. This material is derived from issues of the Railway Magazine between September 1..

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RH027  The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 2 - 1916 and 1917.

RH027 The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 2 - 1916 and 1917.

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014. This material is derived from issues of the Railway Magazine between January 191..

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RH028  The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 3 - 1918 and 1919.

RH028 The Railway Magazine during World War One: Part 3 - 1918 and 1919.

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014. This material is derived from issues of the Railway Magazine between January 191..

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RH029  The Official Report into the Fatal Collision near Norwich in 1874

RH029 The Official Report into the Fatal Collision near Norwich in 1874

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014.  This file is a scan of the complete report issued by the Board of Trade co..

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RH030  The Original Drawing from the Report into the Fatal Collision near Norwich in 1874

RH030 The Original Drawing from the Report into the Fatal Collision near Norwich in 1874

NEW SEPTEMBER 2014.  This file is intended to accompany File RH029. It is a single-page scan of..

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RH031  British Railways in Peace and War 1944

RH031 British Railways in Peace and War 1944

NEW OCTOBER 2014.  Issued by the British Railways Press Office on behalf of GWR LMS LNER SR and..

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RH032  Fen Line Steam Weekend 1991

RH032 Fen Line Steam Weekend 1991

NEW NOVEMBER 2014. The Fen Line Steam Weekend was organised by Network South East on 19 and 20 Octob..

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RH033  Parliamentary regulations for promoters of new lines

RH033 Parliamentary regulations for promoters of new lines

NEW FEBRUARY 2015.This comprises the first chapter from a book, the third edition of which was publi..

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RH034  GER-related extracts from 'Our Railways' by John Pendleton, 1896

RH034 GER-related extracts from 'Our Railways' by John Pendleton, 1896

NEW APRIL 2015. John Pendleton's two-volume work entitled 'Our Railways - their Origin, Development,..

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RH035  Facts and Figures about British Railways 1959

RH035 Facts and Figures about British Railways 1959

NEW SEPTEMBER 2015. Facts and Figures about British Railways 1959. This report is described as the s..

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RH036  The Eastern Union Railway

RH036 The Eastern Union Railway

NEW JANUARY 2016. This is the book 'The Eastern Union Railway' by H F Hilton, published by the LNER ..

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RH037  The Norfolk Railway

RH037 The Norfolk Railway

NEW JANUARY 2016. This is the book 'The First Railway in Norfolk' by George Dow, published by the LN..

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RH038  The Continent via Harwich 1927

RH038 The Continent via Harwich 1927

NEW FEBRUARY 2016.  This account of the LNER ferry services from Harwich was a paper given befo..

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RH039  Air Raid Precautions, LNER 1940

RH039 Air Raid Precautions, LNER 1940

NEW FEBRUARY 2016.  This is circular A.R.P.2 issued by the LNER in December 1940. Its purpose w..

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RH040  Gt Yarmouth Quay Tramways Bye-Laws

RH040 Gt Yarmouth Quay Tramways Bye-Laws

NEW APRIL 2016.  This is a selection of proclamations by "the Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of ..

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RH041  Proposed South Norfolk Light Railway 1898

RH041 Proposed South Norfolk Light Railway 1898

NEW APRIL 2016.  A copy of the 40-page 1898 Act authorising the South Norfolk Light Railway. Th..

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RH042  The West Highland Railway

RH042 The West Highland Railway

NEW MAY 2016. This is certainly not in our area! It relates to what is for us a distant outpost of t..

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RH043  Old London Coaching Inns

RH043 Old London Coaching Inns

NEW MAY 2016. This is a small hard-backed book, published by the LMS but undated. Its full title is ..

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RH044  The LTSR Centenary 1956.

RH044 The LTSR Centenary 1956.

NEW AUGUST 2016. In February 1956 the Eastern Region of British Railways published a three-fold leaf..

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RH045  Transport and the 1953 Floods

RH045 Transport and the 1953 Floods

NEW AUGUST 2017. This is an article entitled ''Transport and the February Floods' which appeared in ..

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RH046  The M&GN and its Locomotives - Part 1

RH046 The M&GN and its Locomotives - Part 1

NEW OCTOBER 2017.  In 1921 and 1922 the Locomotive Magazine featured a major series entitled 'T..

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RH047  The M&GN and its Locomotives - Part 2

RH047 The M&GN and its Locomotives - Part 2

NEW OCTOBER 2017.  In 1921 and 1922 the Locomotive Magazine featured a major series entitled 'T..

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RH048  The East Anglian Railway

RH048 The East Anglian Railway

NEW OCTOBER 2017.  The East Anglian Railway was one of the constituent companies which formed t..

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RH049  The Northern and Eastern Railway and the Norfolk Railway

RH049 The Northern and Eastern Railway and the Norfolk Railway

NEW OCTOBER 2017.  The Northern and Eastern Railway was responsible for building the line throu..

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RH050  The ECR, L&BR and N&ER in 1842

RH050 The ECR, L&BR and N&ER in 1842

NEW NOVEMBER 2017.  These are pages from the book 'The Railways of Great Britain and Ireland' b..

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RH051  The Railways of East Anglia in 1849

RH051 The Railways of East Anglia in 1849

NEW DECEMBER 2017.  Harry Scrivenor was Secretary to the Liverpool Stock Exchange. He produced ..

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RH052  George Hudson - a near-contemporary account

RH052 George Hudson - a near-contemporary account

NEW DECEMBER 2017.  George Hudson of York, nicknamed 'The Railway King', was one of the earlies..

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RH053  The Development of Railways in Britain

RH053 The Development of Railways in Britain

NEW JANUARY 2018. In 1945 Collins published a small hardback book in its series 'Britain in Pictures..

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RH054  Britain's Railways at the End of World War Two,

RH054 Britain's Railways at the End of World War Two,

NEW JANUARY 2018. This is the book "It can now be revealed: more about British railways in peace and..

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RH055  The Mistley, Thorpe and Walton Railway

RH055 The Mistley, Thorpe and Walton Railway

NEW JANUARY 2018. AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS ONLY.  We apologise for excluding non-members from this ..

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RH056  Facts about Britain's Railways 1936

RH056 Facts about Britain's Railways 1936

NEW JANUARY 2018. This is a small 32-page card-covered booklet produced jointly by the four main rai..

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RH057  Facts about Britain's Railways 1942

RH057 Facts about Britain's Railways 1942

NEW FEBRUARY 2018. This is a little-known publication in the same series as RH056, but with one huge..

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RH058  Facts about Britain's Railways 1943

RH058 Facts about Britain's Railways 1943

NEW FEBRUARY 2018. This is the 1943 edition of the series of annual booklets giving facts about the ..

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RH059  The Predecessors of the GER

RH059 The Predecessors of the GER

NEW FEBRUARY 2018. Over the years 1913 to 1915, the GER Magazine published a series of fourteen illu..

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RH060  Extracts from the Railway Yearbook for 1904 and 1905

RH060 Extracts from the Railway Yearbook for 1904 and 1905

NEW FEBRUARY 2018. G A Sekon used to publish an annual Railway Yearbook. This file consists of 118 p..

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RH061  'They Carry the Goods', 1940s

RH061 'They Carry the Goods', 1940s

NEW JULY 2018.  At some date apparently in the mid-1940s, Longmans Green produced a series of b..

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RH062   BR Facts and Figures 1966

RH062 BR Facts and Figures 1966

NEW JULY 2018. This is a 44-page booklet presented here as two-page spreads.  Its title is 'Fac..

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RH063 Facts and Figures about British Railways 1951

RH063 Facts and Figures about British Railways 1951

NEW JANUARY 2019.  Facts and Figures about British Railways 1951, which it describes as the bus..

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RH064 Facts and Figures about British Railways 1957

RH064 Facts and Figures about British Railways 1957

NEW JANUARY 2019. Facts and Figures about British Railways 1957. This report is described as the sta..

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RH065  The Opening of the Jubilee Line 1979

RH065 The Opening of the Jubilee Line 1979

NEW JANUARY 2019. This is the official programme for the opening of the Jubilee Line by Prince Charl..

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RH066  The London and Blackwall Railway

RH066 The London and Blackwall Railway

NEW MARCH 2019. The Railway Magazine for May 1927 included an article on the London and Blackwall Ra..

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RH067  James Holden

RH067 James Holden

NEW APRIL 2019. James Holden was the GER's Locomotive Superintendent from 1885 to 1907. The main par..

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RW003   The history of the National Union of Railwaymen up to 1963

RW003 The history of the National Union of Railwaymen up to 1963

NEW MARCH 2018.  In 1963 the National Union of Railwaymen reached its 50th anniversary. To mark..

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RW005   A Century of Railway Trade Unionism: N.U.R. 1971

RW005 A Century of Railway Trade Unionism: N.U.R. 1971

NEW MARCH 2018. 1971 marked the one hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the Amalgamated So..

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RW006   The 150th Anniversary of Passenger Railways and ... Railwaymen: N.U.R. 1975

RW006 The 150th Anniversary of Passenger Railways and ... Railwaymen: N.U.R. 1975

NEW MARCH 2018. The Stockton and Darlington Railway was opened in September 1825 and to mark the 150..

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TO043  Engine driving by contract on the ECR

TO043 Engine driving by contract on the ECR

NEW SEPTEMBER 2017.  Locomotive driving by contract, as practiced on parts of the Eastern Count..

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TRO.CD  The Re-Modelling of Norwich Station 1985-1987

TRO.CD The Re-Modelling of Norwich Station 1985-1987

NEW MARCH 2018.  Electric services through to Norwich began in May 1987. The previous two years..

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UTD.CD United in Norfolk 1919-1931

UTD.CD United in Norfolk 1919-1931

NEW MARCH 2015. ‘United in Norfolk 1919-1931’. In effect this is a digital scrapbook of local p..

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Vic.CD The Victorians educational project

Vic.CD The Victorians educational project

REVISED EDITION, NEW TO THE EMPORIUM MAY 2012. For an overview of the project, please see RH017 (The..

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WKN.CD  GER Weekly Working Notices and Weekly Working Timetables 1898-1914

WKN.CD GER Weekly Working Notices and Weekly Working Timetables 1898-1914

NEW SEPTEMBER 2019.  This CD contains fifteen copies of the GER weekly notices dated between 18..

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