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November 2004


Railway Workers

Stationmasters, etc
Names from Kelly's Directory of Norfolk, 1900.
Railway Ancestors Family History Society
Publications, members' interests, links, etc.

Norfolk Railways

Norfolk Railway Society
Meetings, newsletters, links, pictures, etc.
Kenworthy, G.L.; Pearce, D.C.; and Adderson, Richard
The Norfolk Railway Society: 1955-1980.
[Norwich, Norfolk Railway Society, 1981]
1845: Railways, Turnpikes and Roads in Norfolk
From White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1845.
1883: Railways in Norfolk
From White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1883.

Railways around Norwich

Adderson, Richard
Steam around Norwich.
[ISBN 0907087027, Norwich, Becknell, 1981]
Brodribb, John
Railways of Norwich.
[ISBN 0711022410, Shepperton, Ian Allan, 1994]

Railways in North Norfolk

Beckett, C.G.
Steam around North Norfolk.
[ISBN 0907087035, Norwich, Becknell, 1981]
Fisher, Brian
North Norfolk Railway Album.
[ISBN 0907087051, Norwich, Becknell, 1981]
Jenkins, Stanley C.
The Cromer Branch.
[ISBN 0853613842, Oakwood Library of Railway History No 74, Oxford, Oakwood Press, 1989]
Jenkins, Stanley C.
The Melton Constable to Cromer Branch.
[ISBN 0853614199, Locomotion Papers No 181, Oxford, Oakwood, 1991]
Jenkins, Stanley C.
The Wells-Next-The-Sea Branch: via Wymondham and Dereham.
[ISBN 0853613745, Oakwood Library of Railway History No 73, Oxford, Oakwood Press, 1988]
Mid-Norfolk Railway Preservation Trust
The line between Dereham and Wymondham.
North Norfolk Railway
The Poppy Line. The line between Sheringham and Holt.
Rothery, Constance
The Poppyland Flyer: the story of the railway line from Cromer to North Walsham, 1906-1953: calling at: Cromer Links - Overstrand - Sidestrand Halt -Trimmingham and Paston and Knapton - Mundesley.
[Trimingham, Norfolk, C. Rothery, 1984]

Railways in East Norfolk

Joby, R.S. and Garrod, Trevor
150th Anniversary Norwich to Great Yarmouth.
The First 150 Years of the Yarmouth-Reedham-Norwich Railway 1844-1994.
A celebration of Norfolk's first railway.
[ISBN 0950946516, Lowestoft, East Anglian Branch of the Railway Development Society, 1994]
Joby, R.S.
The Bure Valley Railway: the Broadland line narrow gauge railway.
[ISBN 0711703957, Jarrold, 1991]
Bure Valley Railway
The line between Aylsham and Wroxham.

Railways in West Norfolk

Darsley, Roger
The Wissington Railway: a Fenland enterprise.
[ISBN 0901096490 and 0901096482, Sheffield, Industrial Railway Society, 1984]
Jenkins, Stanley C.
The Lynn and Dereham Railway: the Kings Lynn to Norwich line.
[ISBN 0853614431, Oakwood Library of Railway History No 87, Oxford Headington, The Oakwood Press, 1993]
Jenkins, Stanley C.
The Lynn and Hunstanton Railway and the West Norfolk Branch.
[ISBN 0853613303, Oakwood Library of Railway History No 70, Oxford Headington, The Oakwood Press, 1987]
Paye, Peter
The Stoke Ferry Branch.
[ISBN 0860931412, Headington, Oxford, Oxford Pub. Co, 1982]

London and North Eastern Railway: LNER

Handscomb, Mike; and Standley, Philip
Norfolk's Railways: A Portrait in Old Picture Postcards.
Vol 1: The Great Eastern Railway.
[ISBN 1870708652, Market Drayton, S.B. Publications, 1991]
Great Eastern Railway Society
Meetings, journal, pictures, etc.

Midland and Great Northern Railway: M&GN

Beckett, Michael David; and Davison, A.P.
Locomotives in Norfolk, 1953.
[ISBN 0904062023, Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway Society, Norfolk and South Midland Groups, 1973]
Digby, Nigel J.L.
A Guide to the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway.
[ISBN 0711021872, Shepperton, Ian Allan, 1993]
Handscomb, Mike; and Standley, Philip
Norfolk's Railways: A Portrait in Old Picture Postcards.
Vol 2: The Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway.
[ISBN 1857700104, Market Drayton, S.B. Publications, 1992]
Marriott, William; and Beckett, Christopher
Forty Years of Norfolk Railway (1881-1921, personal observations).
[ISBN 090406204X, Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway Society Publications No 1, 1974]
Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway Society
Preservation society in East Anglia.

General References

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