BOOK: Settle-Carlisle – The Middle Route to Scotland


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A reprint of this very popular title, the whole story of the famous Settle-Carlisle railway by well-renowned local author W. R. Mitchell MBE.

He describes the railway from its building right through to the great success it is today after tens of millions of pounds have been spent on upgrading the line over the past few years.

With sixteen chapters covering the building, operation, accidents, construction, the navvies, viaducts and tunnels, signalmen and signalboxes, structures, locomotives, staff and stations plus much more and the revival of the line in the 1980s.

Lavishly illustrated from the author’s large collection of black & white and colour photographs.

The most complete book about the famous Settle-Carlisle railway at an affordable price.

80 Pages.