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LINE BY LINE : Special Edition - The Settle & Carlisle

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Published April 2014.

Following in the footsteps of our successful ‘Line By Line’ series, this special edition celebrates 25 years since this famous railway line was saved from closure in 1989.

FOREWORD written by the Rt. Hon. MICHAEL PORTILLO

Michael was the Minister of Transport who made the decision to save the line for the nation, who went on to become a familiar face on BBC television, presenting his well-received "Great British Railway Journeys"

Our journey begins at Hellifield, travelling north over the ‘Long Drag’ to the Border City of Carlisle.

Stunning images illustrate the locos, rolling stock and services at work on the ‘S & C’ since 1989.

Contributing photographers include Neil Harvey, John Longden, Dave McAlone and others.

There’s:

- Expansive text and captions.

- Gradient profiles.

- Route diagrams showing track layout, stations, signalling, tunnels & viaducts.

PLUS, Personal images and anecdotes of the author’s ‘S & C’ memories.

- Track Plans - Gradients - Miles & Chains - Stations - Signalboxes - Tunnels - Viaducts


Softback / 160 pages / 230 colour photos

ISBN  978-0-9558275-8-7


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