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The Watercress Line Through Time (Event from 2023)


Illustrated Talknew events

Gosport, Hampshire

Discover how, what, and why the Watercress Line was built in the 1860s. Enjoy this live Zoom with Daniel Ball, Education & Outreach Coordinator for Mid Hants Railway – The Watercress Line Heritage Railway…

You’ll hear the stories of the people who built the Watercress Line; the people who worked on it; and then the people who travelled on it.

You’ll also learn about the fight against its closure and those who helped to reopen it as Hampshire’s heritage steam railway.

After the live illustrated presentation they’ll be time for Q&A’s.

Zoom Link

Duration 45 minutes

Event Times

Monday 11 September: 1030
Tuesday 12 September: 1030
Wednesday 13 September: 1030

Booking Details

No booking required


The Zoom link is available here and on the National HODs event page. You do not need to sign up for an account. Just click the link to go through to the ‘waiting room’ up to 10 mins before the start time. Please ensure you have a good Internet connection; have your speakers on to hear the presentation; and have devices charged.

Additional Information

This live presentation may be recorded but you will not be in view. Our Admin will explain this to everyone in the Waiting Room along with any other ‘housekeeping’.

Organised by

The Watercress Line Heritage Railway


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