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Members Weekend 20th May 2017 Dereham Memorial Hall

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DAY ONE- SATURDAY 20TH MAY 2017-AGM AT DEREHAM MEMORIAL HALL (£130 thats £3.25 EACH ASSUMING 40 GO)) (CLOSE TO DEREHAM MID-NORFOLK RAILWAY STATION)

ARRIVE 10-10.15 FOR AGM TO START AT 10.30AM FINISHES AROUND 11.30-11.45AM

WALK OVER ROAD TO DEREHAM STATION ON MID-NORFOLK RAILWAY

FOR LUNCH AT 12 MIDDAY AT STATION (£20.50 PER PERSON)

AFTER LUNCH CATCH 1.00PM TRAIN TO WYMONDAM ABBEY STATION ARRIVING AT 1.40PM (£8.10 (CONCESSION PRICE)-£9.00 PER PERSON)

HERE WE CAN MOVE THE SHORT DISTANCE TO WYMONDHAM ABBEY FOR A GUIDED TOUR AND TEA AND COFFEE BREAK (£4.00 PER PERSON including refreshments))

THERE SHOULD BE TIME FOR THOSE THAT WANT TO WALK INTO THE MARKET TOWN WHICH IS A DECENT WALK AFTER THIS, YOU SHOULD HAVE TIME TO VISIT THE MAINLINE STATION AND SEE THE WONDERFUL PLATFORM CAFE THAT IS LIKE THE INSIDE OF A TRAIN.

RETURN TO WYNDMONHAM ABBEY STATION FOR 4.30PM TO CATCH 4.45 PM TRAIN BACK TO DEREHAM (ARRIVES 5.25PM)

DAY TWO- Is open at the moment but the thought is we visit The North Norfolk Railway with museum tour I have yet to enquire for prices on this. With an added option for a trip on The Wells & Walsingham Railway or lunch and brake van rides at The Reepham & Whitwell Railway still to be priced also. these destinations would be reached taking a coach or bus from Dereham Station the next morning. Prices range from:-

A up to 40 seater vintage coach works out at £12.50 per head assuming we have 40 people, a normal coach works out at £9.25 per head and a Routemaster bus will be around £15 per person

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2018

Plans are already underway for HFC 150

 

 

 

WANTED: Tyer's No.7

 

The Colonel Stephens Railway Museum is seeking to acquire, by purchase or long term loan, a Tyer's No.7 electric tablet instrument as used for single-line working.

The museum is not interested in acquiring the much more common Tyer's No.6.

If you have a No.7, or know where one might be available, please contact Philip Shaw at

 

Shawmalthouse@aol.com

 

 

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