LMS Railway Swingbridge - Questionnaire

Railway Questionnaire

Oxford Preservation Trust would like to restore the Victorian London, Midland and Scottish (LMS) Railway Swingbridge, a moving bridge designed to get the trains across the Sheepwash Channel linking into Oxford's Rewley Road station.  The project will develop a 'pocket' park around the bridge, where a series of events and activities can happen.

To help us with our plans, please complete this questionnaire and give us your feedback - it will take around 8 minutes.

As a thank you for your time, all participants have the opportunity to enter into a prize draw for a £50 shopping voucher and annual membership of OPT for two people.

Q1. Have you visited a heritage attraction such as a museum, stately home, ancient ruin, historic garden or a park in the last 12 months?
Q2. Have you visited or walked past the Swingbridge?
Q3. Do you know anything about its history?

Q4. The project will include interpretation to explain the Swingbridge and its context.  How interested are you in the following:

Q5. As part of our planning, we are looking at different events and activities which could take place at the Swingbridge in the future. How interested would you be in the following:

Q6. Are there any other activities or events you would like to see in and around the Swingbridge?


This project will rely on volunteers to help make it successful. Volunteers will be able to help with events, giving guided tours and maintaining the site.

Q7. Which of the following applies to you?

Q8. (If you selected A or B above) How interested would you be in the following volunteering opportunities?

If you are interested in volunteering please enter your details in Contact Details at the end of the questionnaire.


About You

These final few questions are about you and will help us understand more about the people who contributed to this survey.

Q9. Are you:
Q10. What age bracket do you fall into:
Q11. Do you have children under 16?
Q11a. If yes, what ages do they fall into (select all that apply):
Q12. What is your postcode?
Q13. Which best describes your employment status?
Q14. Do you consider yourself to have a disability?
Q15. How would you describe your ethnic background?



Contact Details

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When you have completed the questions please remember to press "submit"!

Thank you for taking the time to complete this questionnaire.