The Lost Railways Of Yorkshire S West Riding

Author: Neil Burgess
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ISBN: 9781840336573
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This area of Yorkshire's West Riding was one of the parts of Britain most affected by the Industrial Revolution and its major towns are still synonymous with manufacturing, mining and the textile industry. The area was densely populated so demand for freight and passenger railway services was immense, resulting in many lines. The network has been cut back hugely in the years since the end of steam, but the glory days are recalled in this book which features 135 period photographs.
The Lost Railways of Yorkshire's West Riding
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Neil Burgess
Categories: Railroad stations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06 - Publisher:

This area of Yorkshire's West Riding was one of the parts of Britain most affected by the Industrial Revolution and its major towns are still synonymous with manufacturing, mining and the textile industry. The area was densely populated so demand for freight and passenger railway services was immense, resulting in
The Lost Railways of Yorkshire's West Riding
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Neil Burgess
Categories: Railroad stations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

This area of Yorkshire's West Riding was one of the parts of Britain most affected by the Industrial Revolution and its major towns are still synonymous with manufacturing, mining and the textile industry. The area was densely populated so demand for freight and passenger railway services was immense, resulting in
The Lost Railways of Yorkshire's West Riding
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Neil Burgess
Categories: Railroad stations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

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