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By David John Hindle

ISBN-10: 1445602008

ISBN-13: 9781445602004

David Hindle's most modern good illustrated e-book strains the evolution and entire heritage of the Preston to Longridge department line from its reputable beginning on 1 could 1840, to the final final phase of the department in 1994. the 1st railways have been an important in increasing and reworking the social and monetary prosperity of the country's cities and villages and this actual department line used to be definitely no exception. The mixed mineral and passenger line used to be purely the second one within the order of railways to open round Preston and all through its 154 years the seven-mile department surely sustained a desirable and intricate historical past, now printed by means of the author's meticulous learn talents. we think that 'All Stations to Longridge' becomes a railway vintage epitomising the function of an English state department line of yesteryear together with a considerable bankruptcy describing and evoking nostalgic stories of the built-in and special Whittingham clinic Railway. there's little question that the Preston to Longridge department line hasn't ever had its heritage so comprehensively documented in a really readable tale shape and as such it may attract either social historians and railway lovers alike because the such a lot definitive paintings at the subject.

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