About Us

The Gloucester Railway Carriage and Wagon Museum was founded by Aaron Matthews, Leo Thomas and Paul Matthews in March 2016. These three railway preservationists came together to preserve the history of their local Carriage and Wagon Builders and Repairers for the benefit of the public.

Honorary President: Councillor Neil Hampson, Mayor of Gloucester (May 2016-May 17)

Paul Matthews - Chairman, Founder and Secretary
Railway Preservation: c.33 Years
Leo Thomas - Founder, Researcher and Membership Secretary
Railway Preservation: c.4 Years

Louisa Jones - Marketing and PR

Aaron Matthews - Founder, Researcher and Historian
Railway Preservation: c.5-6 Years
Qualifications: Level Entry-Level Multi-Skills (Brickwork, Carpentry and Plastering, 1 & 2 Site Carpentry, Door Supervisor Certificate. 
All founders have a combined Railway Preservation of approx. 42 years

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