The Men Who Built Railways. A Reprint of F.R. Conder's Personal Recollections of English Engineers

By: Conder, FR / Edited By Jack Simmons

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204pp, index, illustrations in text. Grey boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Fascinating story of the early days of railway construction, working under Robert Stephenson on the London & Birmingham Railway, after spells in East Anglia and Worcestershire, he then worked for the contractor Fox Henderson, outside Birmingham, in Ireland and in South Wales under Brunel.

Title: The Men Who Built Railways. A Reprint of F.R. Conder's Personal Recollections of English Engineers

Author Name: Conder, FR / Edited By Jack Simmons

Categories: Railways & Industrial Archaeology, Railways - LMS & Midland Region, Railways - Ireland,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Thomas Telford Ltd: 1983

ISBN Number: 0727701835

ISBN Number 13: 9780727701831

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 030900

Keywords: Railways Construction Great Engineers Robert Stephenson IK Brunel