LMS Route: Evesham to Birmingham
Alcester Station: mra470b
Close up of image 'mra470' showing the connecting through
siding and coal stacking area and the hut occupied by Shrimptons and Butlers
coal merchants. The yard could accommodate 40 vehicles in total and was able to
deal with a variety of traffic including furniture, livestock, horse boxes, and
carriages. The yard crane was equipped to handle loads of up to 1 ton 10 cwt.
The Alcester Co-operative Society operated from the yard with wagons painted
medium grey with white-shaded black lettering.