The Rise and Fall of Nottingham's Railway Network: Volume 1 - Lines in the City
Nottingham, like many other cities in the Midlands embraced the railway age. By the start of the Twentieth Century. four national companies had built infrastructure in the City. with some 21 passenger stations serving the immediate City area alone. Economic trends. shifting modes of transport and politics have progressively eroded this network and a century on, little of it remains.
This volume broadly covers the main conurbation of Nottingham as it was at the start of the Twentieth Century. It considers the three principal stations that the City once boasted. the urban and suburban commuter lines and the busy locomotive sheds of Nottingham and Colwick.
The second volume covers the outer reaches of the City. up to a radius of about 10 miles. and includes the coalfield lines to the north. and cross country lines to the east.
Hardback with dust jacket, 112 pages, black & white photographs, track diagrams and other drawings
Condition: Very Good
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