The Quintinshill Conspiracy: The Shocking True Story Behind Britain’s Worst Rail Disaster (Jack Richards & Adrian Searle) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Transport Rail shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
Barnsley: Pen & Sword Transport, 2014, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Diagrams; Tables;
From the cover: It was the railways Titanic. A horrific crash involving five trains in which 230 died and 246 were injured, it remains the worst disaster in the long history of Britains rail network.
The location was the isolated signal box at Quintinshill, on the Anglo-Scottish border near Gretna; the date, 22 May 1915. Amongst the dead and injured were women and children but most of the casualties were Scottish soldiers on their wa…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Red titling to the Spine. [X] 267 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.