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*1970 A new automatic telephone exchange was brought into use by the S&T Department.<ref>SVR News 17</ref>
 
*1970 A new automatic telephone exchange was brought into use by the S&T Department.<ref>SVR News 17</ref>
 
*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 1970-1979#1972|1972]] The original [[Severn Valley Railway (Holdings) PLC#Share_offers|share offer]] in the newly created [[SVR(H)]] closed. It was over-subscribed.<ref>SVR News 24</ref>
 
*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 1970-1979#1972|1972]] The original [[Severn Valley Railway (Holdings) PLC#Share_offers|share offer]] in the newly created [[SVR(H)]] closed. It was over-subscribed.<ref>SVR News 24</ref>
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*[[SE&CR Open Goods Wagon 12522|1988]] A [[2857]] 75th Anniversary Freight Train took place.<ref>SVR News 90</ref>
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*1999 The 'Inter-City Tanks' railtour from Finsbury Park-Kemble -Stourbridge Jct-Tyseley ran with 80098 and [[BR Riddles 4MT 80079|80079]].
 
*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 2000-2009#2007|2007]] [[GWR Small Prairie 4566]] was used on a steam-hauled revenue earning freight charter, taking a load of pipes to Trimpley Reservoir for Severn Trent Water<ref>SVR News 158</ref>.  
 
*[[Severn Valley Railway Timeline 2000-2009#2007|2007]] [[GWR Small Prairie 4566]] was used on a steam-hauled revenue earning freight charter, taking a load of pipes to Trimpley Reservoir for Severn Trent Water<ref>SVR News 158</ref>.  
  

Latest revision as of 11:43, 8 May 2020

On May 22 in SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society history.

  • 1970 A new automatic telephone exchange was brought into use by the S&TSignals & Telegraph Department.[1]
  • 1972 The original share offer in the newly created SVR(H) closed. It was over-subscribed.[2]
  • 1988 A 2857 75th Anniversary Freight Train took place.[3]
  • 1999 The 'Inter-City Tanks' railtour from Finsbury Park-Kemble -Stourbridge Jct-Tyseley ran with 80098 and 80079.
  • 2007 GWR Small Prairie 4566 was used on a steam-hauled revenue earning freight charter, taking a load of pipes to Trimpley Reservoir for Severn Trent Water[4].

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See also

On this day in SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society history

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References

  1. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 17
  2. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 24
  3. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 90
  4. SVRSevern Valley RailwaySVRA:Severn Valley Railway AssociationSVRS:Severn Valley Railway Society News 158