2 edition of railway builders found in the catalog.
Skelton, Oscar Douglas
|Statement||by Oscar D. Skelton|
|Series||The chronicles of Canada -- v. 32|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v-viii, 254 p.|
|Number of Pages||254|
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Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Concentrates on those people who were responsible for the designing and building of the British railways, from the financiers, engineers and contractors to the gangers and navvies. After a slow start in , the construction of the railway network envisaged by Lord Dalhousie was sped up rapidly after the Rebellion. The railways were an instrument of control. The stations became fortresses, the white and, later, the Eurasian, staff became an auxiliary army, and the tracks became lines of communication in the event of.
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Back to Book Listing. United Kingdom. Historically, major railways in the United Kingdom built the vast majority of their locomotives. Commercial locomotive builders were called upon when requirements exceeded the railway works' capacity, but these orders were generally to the railways' own designs.
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