The M. & G.N. CIRCLE




A Group for all those interested in study of




The Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway















Next Meeting,

Cromer Meeting

Saturday 5th September 2015 at 2pm

Speaker: TBA

Cromer meeting 5th September



Full index of all Circle Bulletins to January 2013 now available

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The Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway - a brief history




The M. & G.N. Circle - Who we are, what we do and how to join






Class C No:52 at Sutton Bridge West Junction c1920 Photo by E. E. Boltz, Copyright M&GN Circle. Please see the important copyright note on the Photo-Archive page




M.& G.N. Circle Photographs








M.& G.N. Circle Publications








M.& G.N. Circle Drawings










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Links to other related sites






North Norfolk Railway

M&GN Society

Historical Model Railway Society

Midland Railway Society

Great Northern Society

Great Eastern Society

Nigel Digby's website

Gt Yarmouth Railways

M & G N in Lincs (LEYTR)








 Melton Constable - built Class A Tank, from F. Moore Postcard





Clark, M.J. (1990) Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway (Railway World Special)

                              Ian Allan  ISBN  0 7110 1900 2

Clark, R.H. (1967) A Short History of the M & G N, Goose and Son

Clark, R.H. (1967) Scenes from the M. & G.N. Moorland

Digby, N. (1993) A Guide to the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway, Ian Allan

Digby, N. (2014) Stations and Structures of the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway Vol. 1, Lightmoor Publishing

Essery, R. (2009) The Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway and its Locomotives, Lightmoor Publishing

Marriott, W  ( E.W. Beckett, Ed) Forty Years of a Norfolk Railway, M & G N R S

Rhodes, J (1979) The M & G N J R, Ian Allan

Wrottesley, A.J. The M. & G.N.J.R.  David & Charles

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Circle Meetings

Saturday 5th September 2015 at 2pm at 2pm

Cromer Meeting, details TBA



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