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Tales of the Great Western Railway

Informal Recollections of a Near-Lifetime"s Association With the Line

by Oswald Stevens Nock

  • 387 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by David & Charles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads,
  • Railway transport industries,
  • Great Western Railway (Great B

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7832849M
    ISBN 100715383477
    ISBN 109780715383476
    OCLC/WorldCa13330740

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    Railway Correspondence & Travel Society The Locomotives of the Great Western Railway. Parts 1 to Detailed history of the locomotives of the GWR in fourteen parts published between and The first printings were mostly in thin card covers which easily became worn with usage and age. Narrative, supported with detail tables and. In Tales from the Clay Country, he has attempted to portray the work of the Great Western in Cornwall and in particular the steam sheds at St Blazey, Truro and Penzance. After a while it seemed natural to include the Southern men and their engines at Wadebridge, on the North Cornwall line, to make this an account of Cornish Sheds.

      Buy Tales of the Great Western Railway By O. S. Nock, in Very Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in Australia. ISBN: ISBN Pages: Book from Project Gutenberg: Legend Land, Vol. 1 Being a collection of some of the Old Tales told in those Western Parts of Britain served by The Great Western Railway. Library of Congress Classification: GR.


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