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Published by Selwyn and Blount Ltd in London .
Written in English


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Number of Pages52
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Edwin Pratt takes a look at the London & North Western Railway during the great War (). Softback, 72 pages, two maps. ISBN: This is a facsimile of a guide book first published in by the Great Western Railway, and then reprinted many times up until the Second World War/5(14). Included in this book are photographs and diagrams illustrating the GWR's equipment, some railway stations, its network, shipping and air services, and bus operations, including Western National. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: A few minor scuff marks to boards. Located at: Stella Books, Tintern.   Deeds of a great railway; a record of the enterprise and achievements of the London and north-western railway company during the great war by Darroch, G. R. SPages:

From , the cab side of Great Western Railway (GWR) steam locomotives bore a letter on a coloured disc, which enabled staff to quickly assess the capabilities of locomotives without the need to check tables of data. The letter showed the power classification, and the coloured disc showed the weight restriction. This system continued after the GWR became the Western Region of British Railways. Great Western Railway Co This page summarises records created by this Business The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the collection), the name of the archive where they are held, and reference information to help you find the collection. Great Western Railway (GWR) will mark 75 years since the end of World War 2 and peace was declared in Europe by naming six trains after remarkable individuals involved in the conflict. Famous Five take their next GWR Adventure. 06 February Great Western Railway has launched the next chapter of the Famous Five adventures.   Volume 3: Gloucester Midland Lines Part 1: North – t he Midland Railway surprised many at the time by transgressing, in the mid s, into what was Great Western Railway territory. It bought the Birmingham & Bristol Railway and as a result gained access to Gloucester.

War Record of the London & North Western Railway. EDWIN PRATT'S account was taken from his two-volume history, published in , entitled British Railways and the Great LNWR extract was published in and included reviews of the main work. Some of them are reproduced here, to give a flavour of how it was received. Get this from a library! Deeds of a great railway; a record of the enterprise and achievements of the London and north-western railway company during the great war,. [G R S Darroch]. This was following on from an article in the previous issue on the ambulance trains of the Great Western Railway which I showed earlier on. The Railway Review, [shows an image] that edition for August , late August , a weekly newspaper for railway men, .   After the Great Western Railway came the Great Western, a steamship intended to link Bristol and America as the railway had linked Bristol and London. The Great Western was followed by Great Britain, the first all-iron, screw-driven steamship, which can still be seen in its homeport of : Richard Tames.