Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Southern Railway Constituent Companies

From Graces Guide

The Southern Railway was one of the "Big Four" railway companies set up after the Railways Act 1921 grouping.

Constituent companies

The following made up the Southern Railway as a result of the Railways Act 1921 and came into force on the 1st January 1923:

  • Total Mileage of the constituent companies was 2,115 miles

Subsidiary companies

Independently operated lines

Non-working companies

Originally leased to or worked by SER or LCDR

Other railways

Joint companies

The information in this article was taken from the Railway Magazine for February 1923


Sources of Information

[1] Wikipedia