The South Devon Railway

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This brand new Past & Present Companion title is being published to mark the 150th Anniversary of the lines opening! Today's South Devon Railway originally ran for nine miles from Totnes to the ancient stannary town of Ashburton, via Staverton and Buckfastleigh. It was opened on 1st May 1872. The line never made a profit and had a quiet life, mainly being used for goods traffic, such as coal, wool, cider and agricultural goods, and serving the local population. In November 1958, the line closed to passengers, freight ...

The South Devon Railway 2012, Past & Present Publishing Ltd, Peterborough

ISBN-13: 9781858952796

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