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us: London and North-Western Railway

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    • us: L.&.N.W.R.
    • us: L.N.W.R.
    • us: L&NWR
    • us: LNWR
    • us: London & North Western Railway
  • Additional Information

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    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Business enterprises
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Railroads
    • Later Established Forms

      • us: Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company
    • Additonal Related Forms

      • us: Grand Junction Railway Company (Great Britain)
      • us: Harrow & Stanmore Railway
    • Earlier Established Forms

        Hampstead Junction RailwayHampstead Junction Railway Lancaster and Carlisle Railway CompanyLancaster and Carlisle Railway Company London and Birmingham RailwayLondon and Birmingham Railway Manchester and Birmingham Railway CompanyManchester and Birmingham Railway Company North Union Railway CompanyNorth Union Railway Company South Staffordshire RailwaySouth Staffordshire Railway Trent Valley RailwayTrent Valley Railway Vale of Clwyd RailwayVale of Clwyd Railway
    • Sources

      • found: Nock, O. S. The London & North Western Railway, 1960.
      • found: Carter, E.F. Historical geog. of the railways of the Brit. Isles, 1959: p. 45 (London and Birmingham, Grand Junction, and Manchester and Birmingham railways amalgamated to form the London and North Western Railway, 7-16-1846)
      • found: The Vale of Clwyd Railway, c1992: text (absorbed by the London & North Western Railway)
      • found: Rules and regulations of the North Union Railway Company, 1840, 1998: p.4 (the London & North Western Railway absorbed part of the former North Union Railway when it ceased to exist in 1888; the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway and the London & North Western Railway (L.& N.W.R.) merged in 1922)
      • found: Edmondson tickets of the North London Railway and associated railways, 2001: p.8 (Hampstead Junction Railway) p.35 (on 15 July 1867, passed into the ownership of the L&NWR)
      • found: The Trent Valley Railway, 2003: p.8 (in 1846, the company was bought by the London and North Western Railway)
      • found: The South Staffordshire Railway, 2011: v. 2, p. 178 (1867 SSR vested in LNWR)
      • found: By train to Bentley Priory, [2014]: t.p. (Harrow & Stanmore Railway) p.34 (purchased by the London & North Western Railway in 1899)
    • Change Notes

      • 1980-09-23: new
      • 2015-05-30: revised
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