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The railway age in Ireland

The railway age in Ireland

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Published by Ulster Folk and Transport Museum with Northern Ireland Railways .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Ireland -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Vera Gillespie ... (et al.).
    ContributionsGillespie, Vera.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE3048
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17200417M
    ISBN 100902588362
    OCLC/WorldCa20265923

      Synopsis It is now over years since the first passenger railway in Ireland, the Dublin & Kingstown, opened for business in From modest beginnings, the railway network expanded over the next 70 years into almost every part of the country. At its greatest extent, the national network Reviews: 7. Ireland and railways - a long history, but also a history of misguided modernization, as the thriving network built in the 19th century was closed and dismantled in the name of "progress" (read: road traffic) in the second half of the 20th century.

    First published in , this compact and useful book uses the earliest volumes of government-published statistics, and with the aid of computer-generated cartography, transforms the numbers there reported into an arrondissement-by-arrondissement comparative picture of French agriculture in the mids. About this Item: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. pp including index. This is an informal book covering the growth of suburbia, distribution of mails and the press, and much more. The author concludes with a look at the prospects for a new railway. 12 illustration so early railway posters.

    RAILWAY AGE, AUGUST ISSUE: Precision Scheduled Railroading (PSR), as we know it today, is rapidly reaching an inflection point. Escalating trade disruptions, rail strikes, blockades, weather events and the COVID pandemic have highlighted the urgency to make supply chains more resilient.   • [email protected] 18 Railway Age // July $ Use book code BKDIESEL. Softcover, + pages, full-color graphics. S&H .


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The first passenger railway in Ireland, the Dublin & Kingstown, opened for business in From modest beginnings, the railway network expanded over the next 70 years into almost every part of the country.

At its greatest extent, the national network consisted of /5(6). The Railway Age meant a revolution. Railways, with speed, capacity to move people and goods, and precision of operation far beyond any existing means of transport on land, transformed industry, social life, and whole areas of the countries they served; they changed politics, diplomacy, military strategy and the map of the world/5.

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