This highly regarded history of the Great Northern Railway's foray into Derbyshire is a railway history set in its correct social and ecomomic context. It is divided into two parts, the first covering the inception, promotion, construction and openig of the line and its effects on Derby, while the second covers Motive Power, the Way and Works and Industrial Archaeology. A really classic book and now hard to find. 1992 Reprinted with minor revisions Golden Pingle Publishing. Signed by the author. DW has edge wear. Inside in good condition, page edges slightly yellowed. Scarce. 160pp. S9-W4GZ-SMFK
The Friargate Line. Derby And The Great Northern Railway (Higginson)
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