Catalogue description Watton and Swaffham Railway Company

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Reference: RAIL 714
Title: Watton and Swaffham Railway Company

Miscellaneous records, stocks and shares, minutes and reports of the Watton and Swaffham Railway Company.

Date: 1872-1898
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: WNS
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Watton and Swaffham Railway Company, 1869-1897

Physical description: 13 files and volumes
Administrative / biographical background:

Incorporated by act of 12th July 1869. By act of 21st July 1879, undertaking was leased to Great Eastern Railway Company for 999 years from 1st March 1880. It was vested in Great Eastern Railway Company under act of 1897. Great Eastern Railway Company became part of London and North Eastern Railway Company from 1st January 1923 under North Eastern, Eastern and East Scottish Group Amalgamation Scheme 1922 dated 30th December, 1922.

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