Which Was The First Railway In Great Britain Certainly Not The One Engineered By George Stephenson One Of The First Was Laid Down At Wollaton, Near Nottingham, Open By , Long Before Stephenson S Birth In In This Comprehensive History, Colin Maggs, One Of The Country S Foremost Railway Historians, Tells The Story Of Over Years Of British Railway History He Covers Early Horse And Gravity Worked Lines To Those Powered By Steam, Electricity And Diesel The Development Of Locomotives, Rolling Stock, Signalling And Major Accidents Often Marking Major Changes In How The Network Was Run Are All Described In Detail Pivotal Moments Including The Amalgamation Of When Most Railway Companies Became Part Of The GWR, LMSR Or LNER, Nationalisation And Privatisation Are Set In Their Historical Context Colin Maggs Also Ventures His Views On Where Britain S Railways Will Go In The Future, Including HS And Beyond Great Britain S Railways Is Illustrated With Than Photographs Of Rolling Stock, Railway Architecture And Period Ephemera
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- Great Britains Railways
- Colin Maggs MBE
- 19 March 2017 Colin Maggs MBE