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The history of the Southern Railway

Author: Michael Robert Bonavia
Publisher: London : Unwin Hyman, 1987.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bonavia, Michael Robert.
History of the Southern Railway.
London : Unwin Hyman, 1987
(OCoLC)988081078
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Robert Bonavia
ISBN: 004385107X 9780043851074
OCLC Number: 15016017
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 195 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: A different railway: the birth of the Southern --
The constituents --
Walker takes control: men of the Southern --
Locomotive and rolling stock policy under Maunsell --
Suburban electrification and the battle of the systems --
Progress and publicity --
Signalling,safety, and some accidents --
Planning and competition in the London area --
Main line electrification: Walker's crowning achievement --
From Walker to wartime --
The Southern's freight --
The shipping services, the Channel Tunnel, and the train ferries --
The Southampton story --
An island interlude --
The Southern on the road and in the air --
Meals on wheels and elsewhere --
The decade of Bulleid --
The Southern's war --
Peace but no reward --
nationalisation!
Responsibility: Michael R. Bonavia.

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