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[Docks and railways]

[Docks and railways]

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Published .
Written in English


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Statement[compiled by Bristol Reference Library].
ContributionsGreat Britain. City of Bristol. Bristol Reference Library.
The Physical Object
Pagination240p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18392702M

The railways in and around London's docks were arteries to the national railway system at a time when all heavy goods were moved by rail. This book describes the dawn of the major rail-served docks, and traces the evolution of the capital's quayside railways and their locomotives from the days of the early dock companies through to what became. Chapter 16 Railways and Docks Up until the middle of the nineteenth century the main transport link between East Greenwich industries and the rest of the world was the River. The first railway in London came to Greenwich in – although it didn’t cross Greenwich Park for nearly forty years because of objections from the Royal Observatory.

“Twixt Rail and Sea, a book of docks, seaports and shipping for boys of all ages”. By W.G. Chapman, , Paper back book ”x 5”, pp,. 3 colour cover, 45 half tone black and white photos, line drawing vignettes as chapter headings, maps, plans of docks, etc.   Part-II: RAILWAY ENGINEERING: History of Railways * Railway Track & Track Stresses * Railway Gauges * Rails * Sleepers * Ballast * Foundation and its Drainage * Track Fitting and Fastening Track Alignment & Surveying * Traction and Tractive Resistance * Rolling Stock of Railways * Geometric Design of a Railway Track * Creep * Stations and 3/5(2).

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