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Harborne Railway

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of 115 Gresham House, London

A short 2-3 mile line from Harborne to Monument Lane in Birmingham. [1]

1866 The company was incorporated.

1874 The line was opened.

1908 The line, nearly 2.5 miles in length, is to be worked in perpetuity by the London and North Western Railway. [2]

1923 Became part of London, Midland and Scottish Railway. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. [1] Wikipedia