April 19

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On April 19 in SVRSevern Valley Railway history.

  • 1980 80079 made a first appearance on the main line since preservation, double heading the Black Countryman rail tour from Hereford to Manchester Victoria with former SVRSevern Valley Railway resident 5000.[1]
  • 1997 A charter railtour from Paddington to Kidderminster (main line) saw the first appearance in the area of a Great Western liveried HST.[2]
  • 2000 Construction of Kidderminster Carriage Shed was completed, with the keys being handed to the SVRSevern Valley Railway by the Carillion site manager[3].

See also

On this day in SVRSevern Valley Railway history

← April 18 - April 20 →

References

  1. SVRSevern Valley Railway News 56
  2. SVRSevern Valley Railway News 124
  3. SVRSevern Valley Railway News 122