BOOK SUMMARY

Title: Western Region - May 1949 [Great Britain]
Publisher: British Railways
Validity: May 1949
Page Count: 336
Map Count: 1 pullout
The Western Region of British Railways covers the south-west of England, the south Midlands and most of Wales. Many routes are rural and sparsely-populated, but the South Wales coalfield contrasts with a dense railway network criss-crossing and tunneling the hilly terrain.
TIMETABLE SECTIONS

MapGreat Western Railway
MapGWR Regional Sections
Covers
Station Index
MiscellaneousFares, Reservations, Sleepers & Other Information
Summary TablesSummary Tables
Table 1Summary Table: London - West of England
Table 2Summary Table: London - Bath, Bristol & Weston-super-Mare
Table 3Summary Table: London - Yeovil & Weymouth
Table 4Summary Table: London - South Wales
Table 5Summary Table: London - Gloucester, Cheltenham & Hereford
Table 6Summary Table: London - Birmingham & Wolverhampton
Table 7Summary Table: London - Chester & Birkenhead
Table 8Summary Table: London - Wellington, Shrewsbury, Wrexham & Liverpool
Table 9Summary Table: London - Worcester, Malvern & Droitwich
Table 10Summary Table: London - Kidderminster, Stourbridge & Dudley
Table 11Summary Table: London - Cambrian Coast
Table 12Summary Table: Birmingham - Cheltenham, Gloucester & Bristol
Table 13Summary Table:
Table 14Summary Table: Newcastle, York, Bradford, Sheffield - West of England
Table 15Summary Table: London - Reading, Oxford & Cheltenham
Table 16London Inter-station Bus Service
Table 50London - Ealing, Slough, Maidenhead & Reading
Table 51West Drayton & Yiewsley - Staines
Table 52West Drayton & Yiewsley - Uxbridge
Table 53Slough - Windsor & Eton
Table 54Twyford - Henley-on-Thames
Table 55Maidenhead, Marlow - High Wycombe
Table 56Cholsey & Moulsford - Wallingford
Table 57London - Greenford, High Wycombe & Princes Risborough
Table 58London, Princes Risborough - Watlington
Table 59London, Princes Risborough - Aylesbury
Table 60London, Princes Risborough - Oxford
Table 61London, Reading - Didcot, Swindon, Chippenham, Bath, Bristol & Taunton
Table 62London, Reading - Newbury, Westbury, Frome, Yeovil, Dorchester, Weymouth & Taunton
Table 63Reading - Basingstoke
Table 64Didcot - Newbury, Winchester, Southampton
Table 65Newbury - Boxford & Lambourn
Table 66Uffington - Faringdon
Table 67Saverake - Marlborough
Table 68Swindon - Highworth
Table 69Little Somerford - Malmesbury
Table 70Chippenham - Calne
Table 71Bath - Trowbridge, Westbury & Salisbury
Table 72Maiden Newton - Bridport
Table 73Weymouth - Abbotsbury
Table 74Melcombe Regis - Portland, Easton
Table 75Bristol - Radstock, Frome
Table 76Bristol - Portishead
Table 77Bristol - Clifton Down, Avonmouth Dock & Severn Beach
Table 78Pilning (Low Level), Severn Beach - Avonmouth Dock
Table 79Yatton - Clevedon
Table 80Yatton - Cheddar, Wells & Witham
Table 81London, Taunton - Exeter, Torquay, Plymouth & Penzance
Table 82London, Taunton- Watchet & Minehead
Table 83Tiverton Junction - Hemyock
Table 84London, Taunton - Dulverton, Barnstaple & Illfracombe
Table 85Tiverton Junction - Tiverton
Table 86Taunton - Chard
Table 87Exeter - Tiverton & Dulverton
Table 88Exeter - Christow & Heathfield
Table 89Newton Abbot - Torquay, Paignton, Kingswear & Dartmouth
Table 90Churston - Brixham
Table 91Totnes - Ashburton
Table 92Brent - Kingsbridge
Table 93Newton Abbot - Bovey & Moretonhampstead
Table 94Plympton, Plymouth - Saltash
Table 95Plymouth - Princetown, Tavistock & Launceston
Table 96Liskeard - Causeland & Looe
Table 97Bodmin Road - Bodmin, Wadebridge & Padstow
Table 98Lostwithiel - Fowey
Table 99Par - Bugle & Newquay
Table 100Truro - Chacewater, Perranport & Newquay
Table 101Truro - Falmouth
Table 102Gwinear Road - Helston
Table 103St. Erth - St. Ives
Table 104London, Swindon - Badminton, Bristol, Newport, Cardiff, Swansea, Carmarthen, Tenby, Neyland & Fishguard Harbour
Table 105London, Swindon - Gloucester, Cheltenham, Newport & Cardiff
Table 106Kemble - Cirencester Town
Table 107Kemble - Tetbury
Table 108Gloucester - Ledbury
Table 109Berkeley Road - Lydney Town
Table 110Gloucester - Cheltenham Spa
Table 111Newnham - Cinderford
Table 112Severn Tunnel - Chepstow & Monmouth
Table 113Gloucester - Ross-on-Wye & Hereford
Table 114Ross-on-Wye - Monmouth & Pontypool Road
Table 115Cheltenham Spa - Swindon, Tidworth, & Andover Junction
Table 116Newport - Pontypool & Blaenavon
Table 117Cardiff - Rhiwbina, Whitchurch & Coryton
Table 118Newport - Ebbw Vale, Nantygloe & Brynmawr
Table 119Cardiff (Queen Street) - Cardiff (Bute Road)
Table 120Cardiff - Cathays & Maindy
Table 120aAbergavenny - Brynmawr, Nantybwch & Merthyr
Table 120bNantybwch - Tredegar & Newport
Table 120cBrynmawr - Ebbw Vale
Table 121Newport - Caerphilly, Pontypridd, Dowlais,, Merthyr & Brecon
Table 122Pant - Dowlais
Table 123Pontsticill Junction - Merthyr
Table 124Pontypridd - Ynysbwl
Table 125Cardiff - Pontypridd, Porth, Treherbert, Abercynon & Merthyr
Table 126Porth - Ferndale & Maerdy
Table 127Abercynon - Mountain Ash & Aberdare
Table 128Cardiff - Penarth, Cadoxton, Barry & Barry Island
Table 129Bridgend - Barry
Table 130Tondu - Pyle & Porthcawl
Table 131Cardiff - Caerphilly, Senghenydd, Rhymney Bridge
Table 132Pontypridd - Llantrisant & Cowbridge
Table 133Llantrisant - Penygraig
Table 134Bridgend - Maesteg & Abergwynfi
Table 135Barry Island, Barry - Pontypridd (via Wenvoe) & Cardiff, Pontypridd (via St. Fagans)
Table 136Bridgend - Blaengarw & Nantymoel
Table 137Pontypool Road - Cardiff, Merthyr, Neath & Swansea
Table 138Merthyr - Hirwaun
Table 139Nelson & Llancaiach - Dowlais
Table 140Swansea - Morriston & Llandarcy
Table 141Pantyffynnon - Brynamman
Table 142Swansea - Neath, Aberavon & Treherbert
Table 143Neath - Colbren Junction & Brecon
Table 144Swansea - Llanelly, Carmarthen, Builth Road, Craven Arms & Shrewsbury
Table 144aHereford - Hay, Three Cocks Junction & Brecon
Table 145Swansea - Pontardawe & Brynamman
Table 145aBurry Port & Cwmmawr
Table 146Carmarthen - Pencader, Newcastle Emlyn & Aberystwyth
Table 147Lampeter & Aberayron
Table 148Johnston - Milford Haven
Table 149Whitland - Tenby & Pembroke Dock
Table 150Whitland - Crymmych Arms & Cardigan
Table 151Clarbeston Road - Fishguard Harbour
Table 152London - Bicester, Oxford, Banbury, Leamington Spa, Wawick & Birmingham
Table 153London, Birmingham - Wolverhampton, Shrewsbury & Chester
Table 154Radley - Abingdon
Table 155Kidlington - Blenheim & Woodstock
Table 156Oxford - Whitney & Fairford
Table 157Wellington - Much Wenlock & Craven Arms
Table 158Oswestry - Gobowen
Table 159Wellington - Market Drayton, Crewe & Manchester
Table 160Wrexham - Ellesmere
Table 161Shrewsbury - Bridgnorth, Hartlebury & Worcester
Table 162Shrewsbury - Minsterley
Table 163London, Oxford - Kingham, Evesham & Worcester
Table 164London, Worcester - Dudley & Wolverhampton
Table 165Worcester - Malvern, Hereford, Pontypool Road & Newport
Table 166Shrewsbury - Hereford
Table 167Woofferton - Tenbury Wells, Bewdley & Kidderminster
Table 168North of England - South Wales & West of England (via Hereford)
Table 169Midlands & Birmingham - South Wales, Bristol & West of England (via Stratford-on-Avon
Table 173Banbury - Chipping Norton, Kingham & Cheltenham Spa
Table 174Honeybourne - Cheltenham Spa
Table 175Worcester - Knightwick, Bromyard, Fencote & Leominster
Table 176Leominster - Titley, Kington & New Radnor
Table 177Kington - Titley & Presteign
Table 178Hatton, Stratford-on-Avon, Honeybourne, Cheltenham Spa & Bristol
Table 178aAcock's Green & South Yardley - Birmingham & Swan Village
Table 179Birmingham - Stratford-on-Avon
Table 180Birmingham - Stourbridge Junction
Table 181Birmingham - Dudley
Table 182Kidderminster - Bewdley & Stourport-on-Severn
Table 183Stourbridge Junction - Stourbridge Town
Table 184Whitchurch - Oswestry, Welshpool & Aberystwyth
Table 185Moat Lane - Llanidloes, Builth Road & Brecon
Table 186Aberystwyth - Devil's Bridge
Table 187Ruabon - Corwen, Bala, Dolgelley & Barmouth
Table 188Bala - Blaenau Festiniog
Table 189Machynlleth - Towyn, Barmouth & Pwllheli
Table 190Llanymynech - Llanfyllin
Table 191Oswestry - Blodwell Junction & Llangynog
Table 192Chester - Hooton, Liverpool & Birkenhead
Table 193Hooton - Helsby
Table 194Hooton - West Kirby
Table 195Birkenhead - Liverpool (Woodside Ferry)
Table 196Channel Islands (Ship)
Table 197Ireland (Ship via Fishguard-Rosslare)
Table 198Ireland (Ship via Fishguard-Waterford)
Table 199Ireland (Ship via Fishguard-Cork)
Table 200Bus services