East & West Junction Railway

Description of this historic site

The site of the East and West Junction Railway, previously known as the Stratford on Avon and Midland Junction Railway, which was built in the Imperial period.

Notes about this historic site

1 East & West Junction Railway, running east to county boundary near Fenny Compton from junction with Barnt Green & Ashchurch Branch of Midland Railway, linking Stratford to latter & to GWR.
2 Known by 1938 as Stratford on Avon & Midland Junction Railway.
3 Opened 1873, one of later railways in county.
4 Dismantled Railway. The East and West Junction Railway Company line from Green’s Norton to Stratford-on-Avon. Opened 1879, reciever appointed 1898. Closed 1964 except for section running from Kineton to Fenny Compton.

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