Bermuda Railway : Gone -- But Not Forgotten!

By: POMEROY, Colin A

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POMEROY, Colin A. Bermuda Railway : Gone -- But Not Forgotten! N.pl.: (Colin A. Pomeroy, June 1993). First Edition. Pp (10),1-118. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated red card covers, lettered in yellow and white. Hallett, Bermuda in Print : A Guide to the Printed Literature on Bermuda, 2nd ed., p.159. "The last trains ran in Bermuda in 1948. In this book, British railway enthusiast Colin Pomeroy provides a history of the line -- from the formative years to the sad ending -- and then surveys what can still be seen of thesystem todayHis annexes gives a host of detail about rolling stock, tresse ls and bridges, ticketing and the like, and are supplements by detailed maps and diagrams. He also surveys the private, miniature "Ferry Reach Railway" and the railway in British Guiana -- where Bermuda Railway ended its days." (from the back cover). Contents : Introduction. 1. History of the Line. 2. Tickets, Timetables and Fares. 3. "A Driver's Log/" 4. The Ferry Reach Railway. 5. The Line Today. Appendices: A. Rolling Stock. B. Stations. C. Bridges, Trestles, Tunnels and Level Crossings. D. Gradients Profile. E. EastBroadway Yard Layout. F. Stamps and the Bermuda Railway. G. Harold Jenning s Kitchen. H. Bibliography. Very good. 17.50

Title: Bermuda Railway : Gone -- But Not Forgotten!

Author Name: POMEROY, Colin A

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Colin A. Pomeroy, 1993, ISBN:9852129809:

Seller ID: 101474

Keywords: BERMUDA RAILWAY TRANSPORTATION,