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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK) 15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 169 of 207: Shelford, William Diary of progress of works of the Hull, Barnsley, and West Riding Junction Railway, 1881-2. 4to, half leather; pp. 22 in 2 sections of handwritten notes, diagrams and records detailing the cutting construction on railways 1 and 2. Shelford was a railway engineer who worked both in this country and abroad, especially West Africa, and was knighted for his work. The HB&WRJR&DCo. was one of the earliest built with steam navvies and there are drawings of a navvy at work with notes o

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Sold For:£130
Estimate: £150 - £200

Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed