SCOTTISH HIGHLAND RAILWAYS

David Tucker
Price $29.99
Description Description With over 100 present-day and archive photographs and maps, Scottish Highland Railways describes eight great journeys by rail through northern Scotland, detailing  the history of the lines while travelling along their modern-day routes. 

The book provides the histories of the railways of the east coast, the Grampian region, the highland main line and the Far North, West Highland and Oban, Mallaig and Kyle of Lochalsh. Featured are:
  • A railway company 'family tree' and a timeline documenting the many mergers and changes over time.
  • Useful chapters on the recent history of these railways in the 20th and 21st centuries.
  • A list of operational stations in 2020 together with passenger usage statistics.
  • Details of rail organizations and regulations in Scotland.
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Format:
Format Trade Paperback 160 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9781785007927
Size:
Size7.44 in x 9.68 in / 188.98 mm x 245.87 mm
Published:
Published Date May 25th, 2021
David Tucker
David Tucker has been a keen user of public transport since the 1960s, while working in various professions as a researcher and writer. A tour guide across Scotland since 2010, David has extensive knowledge of travel in the Highlands. He has lived for many years near Stirling, enjoying the city's cultural life and good public transport connections.
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