The Story of the Crystal Palace High Level Railway - Luncheon Meeting

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26 October 2018 12:15 - 16:00
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This luncheon meeting will be held in the Croydon & District Masonic Halls on Friday 26th October. Assemble from 12.00 noon for a 12.30 pm lunch. Following lunch there will be a presentation by Bernard Winchester on:-

"The Story of the Crystal Palace High Level Railway"

The great High Level station at Crystal Palace played an important part in bringing millions of visitors to what was for many years Great Britain's most popular visitor attraction. Discover who built the railway and why, learn about its chequered history, including the plans to extend it to Sanderstead and Oxted, and reflect upon its ultimate fate and what might have been.

The charge for this lunch will be £22 per person, which includes wine. 
Booking and pre-payment for the lunch is essential. Please contact Malcolm Saunders via the "send a message" link at the bottom of the page for details of how to pay.

The Croydon and District Masonic Halls are close to West Croydon railway station, bus station and tram stop.
Parking is also available in the halls car park in nearby Stanton Road (CR0 2UN)

Speaker(s)

Bernard Winchester has taken an interest in this topic and will cover many things.

Address

Croydon & District Masonic Halls
73, Oakfield Road
West Croydon
CR0 2UX
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Malcolm Saunders
United Kingdom
Email: Send a message

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