Railway Club of the New Forest

  Railway Club of the New Forest 

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March 25th 2022                                                                      Meeting at Brockenhurst Village Hall                        


Jim Boudreau presents “South from Templecombe – A journey on the S&D and a lot more”


A journey with a difference. Not just looking at trains and stations but also the staff that caused the trains to run. 

The talk goes back to the formation of the Dorset Central Railway right up to recent scenes that show that there is still some activity along the line currently. Several families feature and jobs not normally mentioned featured. 

Station staff are illustrated and where known names are given to faces. 

Finally there is a feature on the Wimborne area, the original S&D terminus and views of Southern push-pull trains.





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 Club Day trip on Wednesday June 22nd  Numbers needed soon.   Numbers and bookings also needed for the August outing.  Contact the Club by phone or via the website Contact page.


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