History of the RCHS
The Railway & Canal Historical Society was formed at a meeting in Preston in 1954.
For reflections after 25, 40 and 50 years use the following links:
The first 25 years: RCHS at 25
The first 40 years: RCHS at 40
The first 50 years: RCHS at 50
The NW Group was formed in 1954. The RCHS Journal published a report on its first year. For extracts from the Journal and an editorial note by Roger Taylor use the link below: