Railways : Folder 2

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Railways : Folder 2


Railways of Marple and District.


Folder containing items relating to Railways of Marple and District.



Collection Items

"All Change at Marple" : School Project : W R Burton : 1971-2
Handwritten school text book belonging to Warwick R Burton for his Design Course 1971 -1972 with the title "All Change at Marple!"
History of Marple Station and railways given in text, drawings and photographs.

Railway material bequeathed by Warwick Burton : 2017
Railway material bequeathed by Warwick Burton : 2017
A Life time of memorabilia collected by Warwick Burton which was bequeathed to Marple Local History Society on his sudden death in November 2015.
Included newspaper report /adverts for his…

Friends of Rose Hill Station Awards : 2010, 11 & 12
Three Awards presented to The Friends of Rose Hill Station :
1. Pride in Marple Award : 2010 : Environment Champion - Highly Commended presented by Stockport Council's Area Committee.
2, Pride inn Marple Awards : 2012 : Environment Champion -…

Rail Connection to Messrs Park & Pattertson at Rose Hill Station
Photocopy of layout drawing showing the proposed rail connection for Messrs Park & Patterson at Rose Hill station by C.C. & N.S.R : Undated

Rose Hill Station Mural : 2018
Cutting from Marple Review reporting on mural at Rose Hill Station consisting on four hundred plywood discs celebrating different aspects and the people involved in the event.
Winter 2018

Rose Hilll Station : 150 Year Anniversary Celebration : 2019
Newspaper article from the Marple Review Spring 2019 reporting on the preparations for Rose Hill Station commemorative events celebrating 150 anniversary.

Newspaper Cutting relating to Railways in Marple from 1960's
Two pockets containing news paper articles on Marple and Rose Hill railways from various publications with miscellaneous subjects.
Dates from 1960's, 70's, 80's & 1990's in one pocket.
From 2000 in second pocket
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