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Author Booth, Henry, 1788-1869.

Title An account of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway : comprising a history of the parliamentary proceedings preparatory to the passing of the act, a description of the railway in an excursion from Liverpool to Manchester, and a popular illustration of the mechanical principles applicable to railways, also an abstract of the expenditure from the commencement of the undertaking with observations on the same / by Henry Booth, Treasurer to the Company.

Publication Info. Liverpool : Printed by Wales and Baines and sold by them ... ; Manchester : Bancks and Co. ; Edinburgh : Cadell and Co. ; London : Hurst, Chance and Co., [1830]


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Description 1 online resource (108 pages).
Series Leaving the Station anthology
Leaving the Station anthology.
BiblioBoard Core module.
Note Dated Liverpool, June, 1830 on p. 104.
Original(?) brown paper cover(s).
Original document: Book.
Summary This book focuses on the Liverpool and Manchester Railway, which was the first to operate on a standard time and schedule. It set the precedent for the future of standardized public rail transport.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Liverpool and Manchester Railway.
Railroads -- Great Britain.
Added Author Theremin, Karl, M.
Dibner, Bern.
C.E. Rappaport (Firm) DSI
Added Title Liverpool & Manchester R.R.
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