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Bridgewater Railway

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of Temple Chambers, Temple Avenue, London

  • A 7.25 mile line that ran from Edington to Bridgwater (note the spelling in the name of the company includes the 'e'). It opened in 1890 and closed in 1954. [1]
  • 1882 Company was incorporated. [2]


Sources of Information

  1. Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. [1] Wikipedia