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On October 5 in SVRSevern Valley Railway history.
- 1898 The GWRGreat Western Railway Traffic Committee authorised the provision of a telephone connecting Ironbridge station, Jackfield sidings and Maw and Co's Siding.
- 2002 Virgin Voyager 4-car set 220025 was named Severn Voyager at Kidderminster. The set also made two return trips to Arley as part of the Diesel Gala.
On this day in SVRSevern Valley Railway history
- Marshall (1989) p. 110.
- SVRSevern Valley Railway News 142