Staines

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Staines & West Drayton Railway - The Line Today - Southern Section
... Colnbrook to the bridge over the Southern's line from Staines to Windsor was abandoned in 1981 as part of the route was required for the construction of the M25 motorway ... Between Colnbrook and Staines Moor the track has been lifted and the formation built over in several places ... Part of the viaduct at Staines Moor is used as a footpath ...
Sessions@AOL (Hard-Fi EP) - Musical Style
... on working class life, the band themselves coming from a self-sufficient suburban lifestyle in Staines ... Similarly, "The King" is about Richard returning to Staines and finding everything completely different, and realising everything of which he knew and loved had disappeared ... In 2011, Hard-Fi's home town Staines changed their name to Staines-upon-Thames, due to Hard-Fi comparing it to "a ghost town", as well as it having ...
Staines & West Drayton Railway - Connections
... The promoters had wanted a connection at Staines to the London and South Western Railway but that company would not allow the Great Western Railway access and the S WDR ... developed through the sidings and turntables of the Staines Linoleum Company's factory but the first purpose-built link was a curve laid in 1940 from Staines Moor Junction some three chains south of Yeoveney Halt ...
London Stone (riparian) - Staines-upon-Thames
... times before the canalisation of the Thames, Staines-upon-Thames was the highest point to which tides reached ... It was originally erected in 1285 near Staines Bridge following the grant of a charter by Edward I. 1986 the stone was moved to the Old Town Hall Arts Centre, Market Square, Staines-upon-Thames and a replica was placed in the Pleasure Ground ...
Staines Amateur Regatta
... Staines Amateur Regatta is an English rowing regatta which takes place between Staines-upon-Thames and Silvery Sands on the River Thames on the reach above Penton Hook Lock ...