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Glossary Results for Word "British Rail"

British Rail Formed in 1948 by nationalising the existing ‘Big Four’ railway companies, Great Western RailwayExplain 'Great Western Railway (GWR)', London Midland and ScottishExplain 'London Midland & Scottish (LMS)', London North Eastern RailwayExplain 'London & North Eastern Railway (LNER)' and Southern RailwayExplain 'Southern Railway (SR)'. British Rail operated the entire national railway network until privatisation in 1995, since when various sections have been sold to other operators.