The Wemyss Private Railway or Mr.Wemyss Railways (Oakwood Library of Railway History)

By: Alan W. Brochie

Price: £15.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Hardcover in cloth covered boards with gilt titles to spine in Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 272, b&w illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index. This title talks about the history of Fife's most extensive industrial railway. It covers the development of the collieries and ports. The wider implications of the social changes are also considered. The Wemyss Coal Company was incorporated into the National Coal Board in 1947. The railway was not absorbed, it continued to be run by the Estate. A chapter on the Wemyss and Buckhaven Railway is contributed by Alan Simpson.

Title: The Wemyss Private Railway or Mr.Wemyss Railways (Oakwood Library of Railway History)

Author Name: Alan W. Brochie

Categories: Scottish Transport, Transport,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: The Oakwood Press: 1998

ISBN Number: 0853615276

ISBN Number 13: 9780853615279

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 006694