Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway
assistant operating officer
Roger Cragg retired from his position as Principal Lecturer at, what is now, Coventry University at the end of 1986. Between 1977 and 2014 he was the West Midlands Regional Panel Member of the Panel for Historical Engineering Works (PHEW) at the Institution of Civil Engineers.
For several years Roger held the post of Assistant Operating Officer. He was an active volunteer on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway for over 30 years, acting as a guard, signalman, station master and diesel locomotive driver. He has currently given over 430 talks to a total audience of over 15,000 in local schools, clubs and societies.