We’ve added a link to a YouTube video showing railway working around Woodford Halse as part of our opens in a new window“Woodford & The Railway” page and you can view it here.
The video shows trains working around Woodford in the British Railways era, referencing the GC (Great Central), SMJ (Stratford & Midland Junction) and GWR (Great Western Railway) workings. Skip forward to 0:39 for the start of the video:
Thanks to Mel Hancock for sharing this on the Pictures of Old Woodford & Byfield Facebook page. We would love to feature more photographs of Woodford’s history here on the Signpost. If you have pictures that you would be prepared to share why not send them to us: firstname.lastname@example.org.