Chronology 1890-1926

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1890 to 1926 - from Boom to Bust[edit]

Chronology
Pre 1830 1830 - 1862 1863 - 1889 1890 - 1926 1927 - 1946 1947 - 1954 1955 - 1958 1959 - 1982 1983 - 1994 1995 - date

Day Log

Accident Record

"Legend"
Changes Engines People
Dividend Payout Literature BOT/HMRI
History Stations Carriages


A table of key events in the history of the Festiniog Railway 1890 - 1926
Year Day Month Event Source
1900 . . Public quotation of FR shares on the London Exchange Winton
1902 . . Strike in Ffestiniog Quarries. Shipping trade with Hamburg in recession Winton
1906 . . A general reduction in pay across the company Johnson
1914 5 Aug The Government takes control of the railway as a wartime emergency measure Winton
1921 . . Major G.C. Spring's report Winton
1924 . . Taliesin dismantled
1925 . May Colonel Stephens appointed General Manager Wiki
Chronology
Pre 1830 1830 - 1862 1863 - 1889 1890 - 1926 1927 - 1946 1947 - 1954 1955 - 1958 1959 - 1982 1983 - 1994 1995 - date

Day Log

Accident Record

"Legend"
Changes Engines People
Dividend Payout Literature BOT/HMRI
History Stations Carriages

See also[edit]