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British Industrial History

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Shropshire Railways

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Shropshire Railways took over the line between Llanymynech and Shrewsbury from the bankrupt Shrewsbury and North Wales Railway in 1890, relaying the track. The cost of these line repairs ate up most of the new company's budget and it went into receivership shortly after re-opening the line.