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The Transport and Industries of Central England

Some very old and very poor photos here I'm afraid, photo-shopped to within an inch of their lives, but still way before the digital era
(when even I can take reasonable photos!) but like me, they're nearly 60 years old so I suppose that's some kind of excuse.

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Birmingham and the West Midlands

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The Black Country Living Museum at Dudley

...And elsewhere


Derbyshire

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The Cromford and High Peak Railway - from High Peak Junction to Middleton Top

High Peak Junction workshops

Sheep Pasture Incline

Along the line

Middleton Incline and Middleton Top

Around Matlock Bath

Temple Mine

Tinkers Shaft

Crich Tramway Museum and some odd spots


Hereford, Worcs and Shropshire

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Herefordshire

Clodock Mill, Longtown

The water-powered mill at Clodock dates back to the 13th century. It has been restored to working order and still grinds corn as it always has. The water wheel was cast by 'R R & W Miles, Leominster Foundry, 1868'

Open Day at Bulmers Cider railway Centre, Hereford, September 1974

Worcestershire

The Severn Valley Railway from kidderminster to Bridgnorth

Shropshire

Snailbeach Lead Mine - SJ 3744 0214

White Grit Lead Mine - SO 3194 9797

Blists Hill Museum, Ironbridge


Nottinghamshire

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Papplewick Pumping Station

.Papplewick Pumping Station

The Boiler House



The Beam Engines



The Underground Reservoir



Other Engines and Machinery



City of Nottingham

A weekend in Nottingham at a photography workshop gave a quick opportunity to ride the trams and see a few other things of interest, plus one old photo from the ark.

Nottingham's Industry and Railways

Nottingham's Trams

Nottingham Shed

Some old photos of the MR shed in 1962

Calverton

While my wife was doing 'arty' things at the Patchings art festival I found some narrow-gauge wagons possibly from Calverton Colliery next door.


Cheshire, Leics and Northants

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Cheshire

Leicestershire

Northamptonshire


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