Southern Railway's Spencer Shops, 1896-1996

Southern Railway's Spencer Shops, 1896-1996

by Duane Galloway, Jim Galloway
     
 

This superb history takes a look back at the Southern Railway's major repair shops, and how the lives of those who worked there became interwoven with the machines they built and repaired. Chapters detail the construction of the shops and the towns that often sprouted around them, the shops' growth and expansion, and profiles of workers, unions, strikes, and the…  See more details below

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This superb history takes a look back at the Southern Railway's major repair shops, and how the lives of those who worked there became interwoven with the machines they built and repaired. Chapters detail the construction of the shops and the towns that often sprouted around them, the shops' growth and expansion, and profiles of workers, unions, strikes, and the transition from steam to diesel. Generously illustrated throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781883089238
Publisher:
T L C Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/15/1998
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.76(w) x 11.31(h) x 0.58(d)

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