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Illustrated Programme No. 3 Late Summer 1972

Events for Bank Holiday Weekend, August 26th, 27th, 28th


Open 10.00 am- 6.00 pm
Admission Charges: Adults 15p, Children 8p
Ample Free car parking adjacent to site

STEAM TRAINS
Operate daily from approximately 11.00 am to 6.00 pm.
Frequency of service according to demand
On Sunday and Monday, 2 train running is usually called for, offering a choice of open wagon or ancient 6-wheeled coach.

RETURN FARE:-
Adults 10p
Children 5p

Tickets available for use on any steam trains are available from the booking office on platforms 2 & 3.

BOOKSHOP
SIDESHOWS
REFRESHMENTS
SMALL RELICS DISPLAY
EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHS
MODELS, MAPS, POSTERS, ETC.

LNWR DINER
This luxurious vehicle, built in 1901 for the London and North Western Railway, is on view for you to admire, but a small charge of 2p is made to assist in the upkeep of this historic carriage.

COMMEMORATIVE POSTAL COVERS
These are available from the bookshop, and depict our Manning Wardle locomotive, built at Leeds in 1912, and a BR DMU. Price 18p while stocks last.


Notes:
The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1972 and so does not reflect events in the 40+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Reference:
Illustrated Programme No. 3 Late Summer 1972


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