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Quainton News Archive - Quainton News No. 99 - April 2008

Dying Days of Quainton Road

A couple of pictures taken of steam and diesel power in the dying days of rail services at Quainton Road.

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P Moffatt - BR Standard No 76044 stands at Quainton Road on 3rd March 63 in charge of the Marylebone to Woodford local train on the last day of operation of Quainton Road

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Unknown DMU set at Quainton Road in 1963, precise date unknown, but services ceased on 3rd March.

The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 2008 and so does not reflect events in the 6+ 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.

Dying Days of Quainton Road - Quainton News No. 99 - April 2008

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