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EDINBURGH SUBURBAN AND SOUTHSIDE JUNCTION RAILWAY WHICH START WITH 'F'
RailwaysThe railway to Valencia Harbour was opened in 1893. It was the most westerly point in Europe which could be reached by train. The branch (of almost 40 miles in length) left the Tralee-Mallow main line at Farranfore and headed west through some of Ireland's most spectacular scenery as it climbed ... From the series Oakwood Library Of Railway History
Keywords: farranfore, valencia, harbour, valencia, harbour, tralee-mallow, farranfore, ireland, kerry, dingle, ireland, patrick, sullivan, valencia, packet, death, ireland
RailwaysIn this volume author Patrick O'Sullivan, who was born and bred in Cahirciveen, uses his intimate knowledge of the area to really bring the story of this remote and spectacular railway, and of the people it served and those who worked on the line, to life. Agriculture and fish were the main revenue ... From the series Oakwood Library Of Railway History
Keywords: farranfore, valencia, harbour, patrick, sullivan, cahirciveen, agriculture, fish, valencia, cattle, cahirciveen, kerry, cattle, cash, kerry, stronghold, football, ghost, valencia, harbour, kerry, folklore, mid-1920s, kerry, all-ireland, football, patrick, sullivan, tourism, chronology, killorglin, valencia, valencia, quarry, ireland
RailwaysNo other main line in the south has served a cathedral city, a continental port and collieries simultaneously. Agricultural and commuter traffic adds to the resulting diversity of the illustrations. Full coverage of the long forgotten branch to Faversham Creek is given and detailed maps of every ... From the series Southern Main Lines
Keywords: faversham, dover, faversham, quay, cathedral, agricultural, commuter, faversham, creek, dock, dover, adisham, aylesham, bekesbourne, canterbury, dover, harbour, harbour, marine, ferry, faversham, creek, kearnsey, shepherdswell, snowdown, stonehall, lydden, kent
RailwaysThis is your chance to enjoy a unique slice of everyday living railway history from the same producers that bring you the Steam World Archive Series - the most authentic and popular steam archive series available today. This new series features action from all parts of the old British Railways ... From the series Steam World Archive
Keywords: slice, handford, clock, castle, worcester, paddington, jewel, crown, snow, birmingham, duchess, wcml, shap, jubilee, jubilee, settle, carlisle, britannia, liverpool, britannia, ecml, waverley, ecml, aberdeen, pacifics, navy, dvd-r
RailwaysThe opening of the pioneering Liverpool and Manchester Railway in 1830 marked the beginning of the railways' vital role in changing the face of Britain. Fire and Steam celebrates the vision and determination of the ambitious Victorian pioneers who developed this revolutionary transport system and ...
Keywords: fire, liverpool, manchester, fire, victorian, fish, football, fire, christian, wolmar
RailwaysFrom hauling the first non-stop express from London to Edinburgh in 1928 and breaking the 100mph barrier in 1934, to being sold in 1963, and to its final home at the York National Railway Centre, The Flying Scotsman has a rich and, at times, controversial history. It has travelled across the USA ...
Keywords: scotsman, edinburgh, york, australia, paid, sharpe
RailwaysAnother superlative production from this most reliable of publishers, beautifully put together and laid out, and a real pleasure to handle and read. The author has a deep knowledge and affection for the Folkestone and its railways, being born there in 1949 and getting to know the steam age railway ...
Keywords: folkestone, folkestone, harbour, hart, hart, triumph, victorian, kent
Maritime, RailwaysIn two World Wars, nearly 200 railway-owned ships were converted to operate as troop carriers, hospital ships, minesweepers, and seaplane-carriers, while others carried on normal sailings in a world suddenly more dangerous than before. Railway ships took part in such actions as the Gallipoli ...
Keywords: troop, gallipoli, jutland, dunkirk, d-day, torpedoed, fire, strafed, crews, death, squad, mullay, stuft, stuft, dunkirk, d-day, post-war
RailwaysSituated in the triangular-shaped area of uplands in the junction of the Rivers Severn and Wye, the Forest of Dean has always been something of a mystery to most who live outside its bounds. Bypassed by the major lines of communication from an early age, its relative geographical isolation led to ...
Keywords: dean, newnham, cinderford, severn, dean, export, dean, severn, medieval, timber, naval, sail, horse-drawn, tramway, severn, bullo, gloucester, newnham, bullo, bilson, cinderford, bilson, churchway, whimsey, pope, paul, karau, newnham, bullo, bullo, dock, bullo, bullo, rubber, mill, bullo, cooper, soudley, soudley, soudley, shakemantle, shakemantle, quarry, quidchurch, meerbrook, ruspidge, cinderford, cinderford, ruspidge, ballast, lightsmoor, bilson, cinderford, cinderford, bullo, monmouthshire
RailwaysThis volume is the first of two that together describe a career with British Railways from 1951 to 1968. It is a memoir of recollections that divide naturally into three phases covering, respectively, the footplate, office, and management years. It describes a career that was considered most ... From the series Reminiscences
Keywords: stone, stone, memoir, divide, ex-great, cambridge, antipathy, ex-gcr, ex-gn, overcame, virulent, sign, lose, butcher, hardy, cambridge, suburban, ex-lner, jazz, liverpool
RailwaysThis book completes the story of a career with British Railways from 1951 to 1968. Volume Two covers the period from 1958 to 1968. It opens with the author's final months working on the East Coast route out of King's Cross to Newcastle, to give the background behind the entirely unintended decision ... From the series Reminiscences
Keywords: stone, stone, newcastle, shovel, ball-point, upheaval, northeast, suburban, liverpool, adapt, butcher, railwaymen, poacher, gamekeeper, westbury, foster, yeoman, foster, yeoman, railborne, stone, butcher, liverpool, apprentice, yardmaster, peterborough, westbury, bristol
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