‘The Stratford Upon Avon & Midland Junction Railway’ (or S.M.J.) was a small independent railway company which ran a line across the empty, untouched centre of England. It visited the counties of Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire and a little of Buckinghamshire, only existing as the SMJ from 1909 to 1923. In 1923 the S.M.J.became a minor arm of the London Midland and Scottish (L.M.S.), then in 1948 'British Railways' 

Gone but not forgotten: "the damsel is not dead, but sleepeth"


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Planning Application for Binton Station Site 10 Replies

I've just been told by friends from Welford that there's a planning application to redevelop the Binton Station site:Binton Station Planning…Continue

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The Shakespeare Route DVD---Hillside Publishing 2006

Copy available on e bay as, I write this,  if anyone is interested.  Probably now out of production so an elusive DVD to obtain.Continue

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my screen is all squashed up. Only happened recently, and jot on any other sites I use.Using Safari on iOS.Continue

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Line Speed 5 Replies

Probably a question or an answer that is on here somewhere and I have missed it, but what was the line running speed? Always get the impression that the trains dawdled along rather than made any great progress.Continue

Started by Gary. Last reply by Peter S Lewis Feb 23.

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150 th Anniversary Towcester-Blisworth Line

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 10:27 0 Comments

I would like to be included aswell.

Towcester 1930 to 50

Posted on February 27, 2014 at 14:30 1 Comment

 

Hi All

 

I have been building Towcester junction for the last 3 years in my loft I still have a lot to do.

at present I am looking for information on the push pull auto train, details of the Webb engin 2 4 2 T 5' 6"

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At 14:23 on February 27, 2014, Peter S Lewis said…

Hello Mike,

Welcome!

What connections with the SMJ do you have?

Peter

 
 
 

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