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London Midland Region of British Railways: Quiz


Question 1: It was the last region of BR to completely eliminate steam traction under the ________.
British RailHistory of rail transport in Great Britain 1948–1994Rail transport in Great BritainPrivatisation of British Rail

Question 2: This was extended to via Carlisle to ________ in the 1970s.

Question 3: In the 1960s, the West Coast Main Line was electrified between London Euston and Crewe, Liverpool, Manchester and ________.

Question 4: The London Midland Region (LMR) was one of the six regions created on the formation of the nationalised ________ (BR) and consisted of ex-London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS) lines in England and Wales.
ScotRailVirgin TrainsMidland MainlineBritish Rail

Question 5: In return the London Midland gained the lines of the former ________ that lay outside Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.
Great Northern Railway (Great Britain)Lancashire and Yorkshire RailwayGreat Central RailwayMidland Railway

Question 6: LMS lines in Scotland became part of the Scottish Region, whilst those of the ________ (NCC) in Northern Ireland became part of the Ulster Transport Authority (UTA).
Northern Counties CommitteeNCC Class A1NCC Class WTBNCR Class S

Question 7: For the modern day train operating company see ________
London MidlandSouthern (train operating company)Southeastern (train operating company)London Overground

Question 8: The region was managed first from buildings adjacent to Euston Station and later from Stanier House in ________.

Question 9: At its inception, the LMR's territory consisted of ex-LMS lines in ________ and Wales.
ScotlandEnglandUnited KingdomBritish people


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