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4 edition of Railways of North Wales found in the catalog.

Railways of North Wales

by Walter Turner

  • 47 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by John Jones Publishing, .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railway transport industries,
  • Trains & railways: general interest,
  • Wales,
  • Railroads - General,
  • Europe - Greece,
  • Travel,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12073424M
    ISBN 101871083117
    ISBN 109781871083118
    OCLC/WorldCa40050741

    Some childhood railway reminiscences of a North Wales shedmaster's son. Oakwood Series RS Comprehensive, informative and well illustrated reminiscences between and He was able to indulge the latter on family holidays to various of the North Wales coast resorts in the late s and early s, and thus captured the early days of Welsh narrow gauge railway preservation, along with some of the other narrow gauge systems which were still commercially operational.

    The book describes the history and career in service of each of the eight Fairlies, single and double, built for service on the Ffestiniog Railway and the North Wales Narrow Gauge Railway in Victorian and Edwardian days. It continues with the three built at Boston Lodge during the present era and gives preliminary details of a fourth, ‘James. Rex Christiansen has 15 books on Goodreads with 19 ratings. Rex Christiansen’s most popular book is Forgotten Railways North and Mid Wales.

    The North Pembrokeshire and Fishguard Railway was a railway company in south-west Wales, incorporated to extend the moribund Narberth Road and Maenclochog Railway, with a view to developing a port on Fishguard Bay and ferry services to Rosslare in Ireland. The Narberth Road and Maenclochog Railway had been opened in to connect slate quarries at Rosebush with the main line of the . Railways Of North Wales. The Modern Era by Thompson, Trefor. Wales: Privately Printed, Card covers in clean, tidy condition, previous owners small code on the front inside cover, 48pp. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


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Railways of North Wales the Llangollen Line: Ruabon to Barmouth Paperback out of 5 stars 3 ratings See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions5/5(3).

Lost Railways of North Wales – Rail Books In the early s several railway lines were already being planned and built in North Wales. The opening up of coal and slate mines and the addition of steel, brick, iron, tin and lime works across the region gave the impetus for many schemes. Railways of North Wales Bangor: Scenes from the Past on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

With stunning photographs and detailed decriptions, this book explores the history and use of the 12 narrow gauge lines of North Wales, including the Great Orme Tramway at Llandudno. Rebuilding the Welsh Highland Railway Peter Johnson — Transportation Britain's Longest Heritage Line.

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£ Christiansen, Rex and Miller R W The Cambrian Railways Vol.1D&C, 2nd editionpp, colour frontis and 37 illustrations. The Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways stretch for 40 miles through the glorious Snowdonia National Park, allowing you to experience the magnificent scenery in comfort whilst savouring the romance of gleaming steam engines and carriages.

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Railways of North Wales BANGOR Scenes From The Past: 14 Foxline, pp. photos, 2 maps. A pictorial history. Detailed coverage of motive power depot and Loco & carriage workings. Railways of North Wales. [Walter Turner; Herbert Williams] Home.

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The Great Little Trains of Wales is a joint marketing scheme formed in to promote some of the narrow gauge railways of Wales and encourage visitors to Wales.

As well as marketing the railways, the scheme allows visitors to purchase a discount card, allowing reduced rates on all the lines. TfW Rail Services operates the Wales and Borders Rail Service.

To book tickets or find information relating to your journey including route maps, timetables, station information, please visit To contact the customer relations department, please call Lines are open from – Monday to Saturday and Located where the rivers Glaslyn and Colwyn meet within the Snowdonia National Park in north Wales, the picturesque stone village of Beddgelert is surrounded by beautiful wooded valleys, rolling hills and mountain lakes.

Snowdon itself, Wales' highest mountain, is fewer than five miles north of the village. *Steam-hauled if possible/5(13). The Llangollen Railway is the only operating standard gauge heritage railway in North Wales and the line follows the River Dee for 10 miles and remains close to the waters edge through the picturesque Dee Valley to the town of Corwen.

We can start this tour from wherever you are staying in North Wales and Chester. Bill Hudson Transport Books - LMS Railway Books.

HOME; CATEGORIES. Hot Off The Press; Special Offers; Second Hand Books; Children's Books; LMS; LNER; GWR; Southern; Irish and Overseas Railways of North Wales-The Conwy Valley Line. £ Out Of Stock. Scenes from the Past Railways of North Wales. £ Out Of Stock. Scenes From the. For additional information on individual railways please go to the ‘railways’ page.

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We are creating a. New Book Available Now: "Fairlie Locomotives of North Wales" April 4th This book describes the history and career in service of each of the eight Fairlies, single and double, built for service on the Ffestiniog and the North Wales Narrow Gauge Railways in Victorian and Edwardian days.Here you can find all of our Secondhand Books currently available for sale.

To filter the list by category, please use the Secondhand Books menu above, or use the search functionality. All books are in Good or Very Good condition with any specific defects noted .The Cambrian Railway spans miles of unspoilt natural beauty and is one of the most scenic rail routes in Britain.

From Shrewsbury in Shropshire, the Cambrian Main Line takes you over the border into Wales, through rugged mountain terrain, quaint market towns, World Heritage sites and castles.