A route of strategic importance
by Bob Pixton
today’s road-dominated freight transport service, there was a line that
bypassed the city of
Much of the
coal finding its way to south Lancashire and the docks at Liverpool passed
along this line from the pits of
The reader is taken along an imaginary journey from west to east, stopping at all the stations and other important railway features along the line. While the main focus of the book is the route between the two towns, the traffic and the connections generating it are explored as they arise along the journey.
From the author of the popular “Liverpool & Manchester” trilogy.
Softback: 136 pages with over 300 photographs
273 x 215mm