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== History ==
 
== History ==
 
Narroways Hill got it's name from the nearby Narroways Road which used to be nothing more than a small footpath between St Werburghs Church and [[Mina Road]]. For many years the lane was known as Cut-Throat Lane after a particularly gruesome murder that took place there.
 
Narroways Hill got it's name from the nearby Narroways Road which used to be nothing more than a small footpath between St Werburghs Church and [[Mina Road]]. For many years the lane was known as Cut-Throat Lane after a particularly gruesome murder that took place there.
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Image:2883-1.jpg|2883 descends Filton Bank with the 0710 Rogerstone-Tavistock Junction loco coal on 10/3/52. [[Ashley Hill]] station is visible in the distance. ''&copy; [[:Category:Michael Jackson|Michael Jackson]]''
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== 1960s ==
 
== 1960s ==
 
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Latest revision as of 23:31, 3 December 2018

To Bristol: Glenfrome Road
To Wales, The North or London: Boiling Wells Lane
To Kingswood Junction: Glenfrome Road
To Avonmouth: Mina Road

History

Narroways Hill got it's name from the nearby Narroways Road which used to be nothing more than a small footpath between St Werburghs Church and Mina Road. For many years the lane was known as Cut-Throat Lane after a particularly gruesome murder that took place there.

1950s

1960s

1970s

1990s

2005

Junction Renewal Work 5th-7th May 2007

5.5.07

6.5.07

7.5.07

A BIG heartfelt thank you to Julien Weston and Ian Skinner (from this websites forum) for answering my plea for help in recording this event. Fantastic works lads! :)

2009

19.10.09

2014

14.4.14

A couple of photos showing the now caged bridges.

2018

Videos