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Animated Passenger Timetable

L&YR Society members, Brian Farrimond, John McGiveron, Frank Ball and Alec Ralph have transcribed the L&YR tables of Bradshaw's Railway Guide of 1906. The transcription has been used to create on-line animations of the running of the L&YR passenger service on a week day and a Sunday.

The transcription will also be used by the Edge Hill University 3D Parametric Modelling Project in their development of tools to create a visualisation of the entire railway.

More information and links to the animations can be found here.

Exhibitions
Our exhibition stands in the UK and Australia will be out and about during 2019 so please call at the stand where you'll find a range of our publications on sale and our stand team will be happy to answer your questions.



Calendar of Society Events and Exhibition Attendances for 2019

Saturday 29th June
Lanky Day Out
This year will feature a return to the Huddersfield to the Penistone line.

Saturday 31st August & Sunday 1st September
Guildex Gauge O Guild
International Centre
St. Quentin Gate
Telford
TF3 4JH
www.gauge0guild.com

Saturday 5th & Sunday 6th October
Wigan Model Railway Exhibition
Robin Park Arena & Sports Centre
Loire Drive
Wigan
WN5 0UH
www.wiganfrm.org.uk

Saturday 12th October 2019
AGM and Members Day
This year we will be at Ramsbottom.
In the afternoon, there will be the chance to travel on the ELR

Friday evening 15th, Saturday 16th, & Sunday 17th November
Wakefield Model Railway Exhibition
Thornes Park Athletics Stadium
Horbury Road
Wakefield
WF2 8TY


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