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Remembering a unique railway - the Weston, Clevedon & Portishead.


We are the only group dedicated solely to this railway.

 

Ashcombe Road station, Weston

ACHIEVEMENTS

These are some of the things we've been doing over the years. Click on any arrow for more details ...

Replica station building

We built a replica of 'probably the world's smallest station building'

Interpretation Boards

We have installed five interpretation boards along the route of the railway

with more to come.

Publications

We have published a guide booklet to the railway and a Then and Now book.

Anniversary Exhibition

We held a very successful WC&PR Anniversary Exhibition in Oct 2017

in Portishead.

Collection of artefacts

We are building a small collection of original artefacts.

Route Survey

Bob Edwardes and others have been conducting a thorough survey of the route, which will shortly be complete.

Other things we do:

Trips

Every year we organise a weekend trip to visit other railways and run guided minibus trips along the WC&PR route

Meetings

We have six meetings per year, with guest speakers on a range of

interesting topics.

Talks

We have given over 80 talks on the WC&PR to various local organisations.

Annual Dinner

Every December we have an annual dinner for members and guests in the Consti Club, Clevedon.

Exhibitions

We have a display stand at many shows and exhibitions every year.

Newsletter

Members receive a quarterly newsletter.

Replica station

Our latest project is a replica station at Wick St Lawrence. This is fully funded as part of a new shared used path.

Details to follow ...

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