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Category: Transport Rail
The Lost Lines of Britain: A Nostalgic Trip Along Britain’s Lost Railways Featuring Railway Walks and Cycle Paths by Julian Holland
Basingstoke: AA Publishing, 2010
Hardback with Dust Jacket over Matching Pictorial boards with titling to
Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Facsimiles; Maps;
From the cover: Retracing Britains lost railway history, this comprehensive book explores many of Britains more popular routes that have now been converted to footpaths and cycle ways.
The informative text not only gives the historical background to each railway, but also details of the route today with clear directions for anyone to retrace the route. Historical photographs show the lines in use prior to their closure and there are modern photographs of what can be seen today. The Lost Lines of Britain is a must for every railway enthusiast and outdoor adventurer.
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