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Slaughter in the Sapperton Tunnel

Slaughter in the Sapperton Tunnel

by Edward Marston


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Disaster strikes at the Sapperton Tunnel in Gloucestershire when a goods train collides with an unusual blockage on the line: seven sheep penned onto the tracks. Specially requested to investigate the carnage, Inspector Colbeck and Sergeant Leeming are confronted with a bizarre case unlike anything they’ve encountered before.

Stephen Rydall, board member of the Great Western Railway that manages the route, is convinced this tragedy is a personal attack on him and fears for the safety of his shepherd, missing since the incident. Rydall has many enemies but, as Colbeck will soon discover, the man also has a closely guarded secret of his own...

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ISBN-13: 9780749026813
Publisher: Allison & Busby, Limited
Publication date: 06/17/2021
Series: Railway Detective , #18
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 272,210
Product dimensions: 5.07(w) x 7.79(h) x (d)

About the Author

Edward Marston has written over a hundred books. He is best known for his hugely successful Railway Detective series. His other series include the Home Front Detective, set in the Great War, and the Bow Street Rivals, featuring identical twin detectives during the Regency.

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