This is the story of this cross country railway from planning to construction and operation and eventual closure. The book also details the development of a large number of associated coal mines and takes in the history of many industrial concerns connected to the main line. The book is illustrated with numerous photographs and includes details of the locomotives that worked the line and signal arrangements to the rear.
The dust wrapper is in very good condition, clean and bright, with mild handling marks.
The binding is secure and tight.
Inside, the content is clean and in fine condition.
Through Countryside & Coalfield: The GWR’s Bristol & North Somerset Railway, with its Associated Railways,Collieries and Stone Quarries
- Publisher: Haynes / Oxford Publishing Co. 1990
- ISBN 0860934284
- First edition
- 256 pages