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Severn and Wye and Severn Bridge Railway, Gloucestershire

Historical Description

Severn and Wye and Severn Bridge Railway, a railway in the W of Gloucestershire, from Lidbrook on the river Wye to the Severn in the neighbourhood of Lydney, and thence northwards to the Severn Bridge, with branches in Dean Forest, and with a short canal and a harbour at Lydney. On the completion of the Severn Bridge in 1879, that undertaking was amalgamated with the Severn and Wye railway.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

The Gloucestershire Parish Registers are available online at Ancestry, in association with Gloucestershire Archives.

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Gloucestershire is available to browse.