Southampton has always been a major name associated with railways, with the LSWR initially recognising the importance of the town as a major trading link with the world. The Company did of course take this even further with the purchase of the Dock Company in 1892. The extent of the main line operations from London was to the Terminus station until 1847 when the LSWR opened the route to Bournemouth via a tunnel under the town and a new station, now known as Southampton Central.
Bert Moody documents in this book the fascinating story of the railway at Southampton and covers the many stations and railway installations within a boundary of Swaythling to the north, Sholing to the East and Redbridge to the west.
Hardback, 144 pages, black & white photographs+
Condition: Very Good
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