Monthly Archives: October 2012

Loco speedometers and track-destroying trains

Our library and archive centre is a busy part of the museum. Our visitor numbers show that we’re helping more researchers find the answer to their questions every year. But sometimes we’re contacted by researchers who can’t make the journey … Continue reading

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Young and old connect at Sowerby Bridge for our Station Stories project

Last Monday we held a Station Stories story-gathering event at the Jubilee Refreshment Rooms in Sowerby Bridge. The refreshment rooms are housed in the north wing of the original 1876-built station building. Former station workers¬†dropped into¬†the Jubilee Refreshment Rooms to … Continue reading

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