The Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards
This book gives an insight into the whole history of railfreight and the reasons behind the yards, their construction, reconstruction,downfall, and in some cases,demise.There is some reason to doubt the reason for building the Rail Modernisation yards some of which never got near to the proposed traffic levels,particularly as unfitted wagons were being phased out. There are few books on this subject,so it is fitting that a well-written book of this quality is available.
Hardback with dust jacket, 248 pages, black & white photographs, track plans
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