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Our railways

Edward James Watherston

Our railways

should they be private or national property?

by Edward James Watherston

  • 109 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by E. Stanford in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads and state -- Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination60 p.
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20727322M

    railroad or railway, form of transportation most commonly consisting of steel rails, called tracks, on which trains of freight cars, passenger cars, and other rolling stock are drawn by one locomotive or more. However, there are other types of railways, including those whose units consist of single self-propelled cars, cable-drawn railways used to ascend steep grades, and monorails whose cars. Some of them are stories and picture books, others are guides from the railroad companies to employees, manuals, train listings and other textbooks on locomotives with technical documents and plates. The most popular book found is The Official Guide to the Railway, first published in

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    Kenneth Oates Selby, North Yorkshire, England Brian Fawcett's "Railways of the Andes" and a very close second tie between: "Tales of the Glasgow and South Western Railway" and "Legends of the Glasgow and South Western Railway" by David L Smith. I rank these books highly because they include the human element. The railway system of Great Britain started with the building of local isolated wooden wagonways starting in the s. A patchwork of local rail links operated by small private railway companies developed in the late 18th century. These isolated links expanded during the railway boom of the s into a national network, although still run by dozens of competing companies.


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