The Settle - Carlisle Railway

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A Guide To The Settle Carlisle Railway


Make the most of your journey along the iconic Settle – Carlisle railway with a guide book. Learn about the early controversy surrounding the railway’s construction and historical facts about the towns, villages and landscapes found along the railway line.





The Perfect Travel Companion…

Revised in 2017, this high quality guide to one of the world’s greatest railway journeys follows the progress of the journey from Leeds through the Aire Valley, Yorkshire Dales and Eden Valley to Carlisle.

The 22 page guide is richly illustrated with colour line drawings, maps and photographs. Subjects include the construction of the railway, the history of the towns along the line, the railway buildings and the railway’s escape from closure. Also included is an informative section on the massive 2016 landslip and Network Rail’s biggest repair project at Eden Brows, north of Armathwaite

Ideal armchair enthusiasts or as a wonderful enhancement to a journey on the railway. Or why not buy it is a gift for a friend or relative.