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Iron Rails and Whisky Trails

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Here is made Scotland’s ‘Liquid Gold’; Scotch Malt Whisky or ‘Usquebaugh’, so closely linked with moors and rivers. The people who work in the whisky industry always extend the warmest of welcomes to visitors, who are now catered for in over seventy-five distilleries, of which some thirty have full facilities including retail shops; it goes without saying that the welcome extends to a ‘wee dram’. Railways played a major part in the growth of so many of the isolated distilleries. Standing as they do in sparsely populated hill country, such distilleries depended on the local railway to bring in coal and barley and sometimes peat.

Personal inscription on inside title page as shown in the photographs.

Item details

Author(s):
Peaty, Ian Philip
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1906919534
ISBN-13:
9781906919535
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Irwell Press
Title:
Iron Rails and Whisky Trails

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Here is made Scotland’s ‘Liquid Gold’; Scotch Malt Whisky or ‘Usquebaugh’, so closely linked with moors and rivers. The people who work in the whisky industry always extend the warmest of welcomes to visitors, who are now catered for in over seventy-five distilleries, of which some thirty have full facilities including retail shops; it goes without saying that the welcome extends to a ‘wee dram’. Railways played a major part in the growth of so many of the isolated distilleries. Standing as they do in sparsely populated hill country, such distilleries depended on the local railway to bring in coal and barley and sometimes peat.

Personal inscription on inside title page as shown in the photographs.

Author(s):
Peaty, Ian Philip
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1906919534
ISBN-13:
9781906919535
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Irwell Press
Title:
Iron Rails and Whisky Trails

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