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Early British railways

Christian Barman

Early British railways

by Christian Barman

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Christian Barman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE3018 .B3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17188879M

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The first railroad built in Great Britain to use steam locomotives was the Stockton and Darlington, opened in David Larkin continues his comprehensive survey of freight wagons by turning to the British Rail era. Although British Rail technically came into being a few years earlier, has been chosen as the starting point for this volume as it was the first full year of non-steam operation.EARLY BRITISH RAILWAYS-BARMAN.

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