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London & North Eastern Railway
Weekly & Periodical Notices Digital Archive

Most documents in the digital archive are in PDF format. However, some larger files may be in JPG, PDF, PNG or TIF format. The files are supplied strictly “As Is”. The entries in each list will make it clear what is available to download and what is only available by other means.

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The following items are currently available ...


Great Eastern Section

Year Period & Extent of Cover Included
1945 Week 448 complete.
Members' Download: 448

series continued with British Railways Eastern Region.


Great Northern Section

Year Period & Extent of Cover Included
1928 Weeks 92, 97-99, 101-102 complete.
Members' Download: 92 97 98 99 101 102
1930 Week 31 complete.
Members' Download: 31

series continued with British Railways Eastern Region.


Northern Eastern Area

series continued from North Eastern Railway.

Year Period & Extent of Cover Included
1923 Week 4 complete.
Members' Download: 4
1924 Week 24 complete.
Members' Download: 24
1933 Weeks 11, 13 complete.
Members' Download: 11 13
1935 Weeks 19-20, 22 complete.
Members' Download: 19 20 22
1937 Week 21 complete.
Members' Download: 21
1940 Week 19 complete.
Members' Download: 19
1941 Weeks 3, 5, 16-19, 22-23, 25, 27 complete.
Members' Download: 3 5 16 17 18 19 22 23 25 27
1942 Weeks 2-4, 8, 14-15, 17, 19-25 complete.
Members' Download: 2 3 4 8 14 15 17 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
1944 Week 4 complete.
Members' Download: 4
1946 Week 17 complete.
Members' Download: 17

series continued with British Railways North Eastern Region.


Southern Scottish Area

Year Period & Extent of Cover Included
M 6721 1937 Speed Restrictions Edinburgh - Berwick main line.
Monday 2 August 1937

series continued with British Railways Scottish Region.