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Railway Histories
Railway Histories
for West Country railway companies
It is intended to provide outline histories in RailWest for the various railway companies which used to exist in the West Country. Many of those pages are still under construction. Further background information on some of those companies may be found on other railway websites - there are links via the RailWest Links Page or from the relevant RailWest history page.
Click on the relevant company crest for further information
L&SWR Crest SR Crest GWR Crest
London & South Western Railway Southern Railway Great Western Railway
S&DJR Crest L&BR Crest WSMR Crest
Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway Lynton & Barnstaple Railway West Somerset Mineral Railway
Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Railway East Cornwall Mineral Railway Pymouth, Devonport & South Western Junction Railway