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Rope & Chain Haulage: The Forgotten Element of Railway History

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384 pp. As new. 2015 reprint. Laminated pictorial boards and spine, both clean. Block clean, binding tight. Endpapers, and pages throughout are vibrant and crisp, with indexes, maps, drawings, illustrations and photographs, some in colour. In excellent condition.

Taken from rear cover ..... "In the whole history of railways, stretching back over 200 years, there has never been a book devoted solely to the history and use of rope and chain haulage on railways." .... and .... "There was an exceptional variety of railway haulages, with fascinating histories, and they played an important part in the history of railways.".

This is without doubt the definitive work on the subject.

Item details

Author(s):
Mountford, C
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
17.4 x 24.5 cms
Edition:
Reprint 2015
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1901556841
ISBN-13:
9781901556841
Number of pages:
384
Publisher:
Industrial Railway Society

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384 pp. As new. 2015 reprint. Laminated pictorial boards and spine, both clean. Block clean, binding tight. Endpapers, and pages throughout are vibrant and crisp, with indexes, maps, drawings, illustrations and photographs, some in colour. In excellent condition.

Taken from rear cover ..... "In the whole history of railways, stretching back over 200 years, there has never been a book devoted solely to the history and use of rope and chain haulage on railways." .... and .... "There was an exceptional variety of railway haulages, with fascinating histories, and they played an important part in the history of railways.".

This is without doubt the definitive work on the subject.

Author(s):
Mountford, C
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
17.4 x 24.5 cms
Edition:
Reprint 2015
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1901556841
ISBN-13:
9781901556841
Number of pages:
384
Publisher:
Industrial Railway Society

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