Victorian Railway Stations

Victorian Railway Stations

by Trevor Yorke


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846743351
Publisher: Countryside Books
Publication date: 03/18/2016
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Trevor Yorke is an experienced author and artist who specialises in period architecture. His many books include British Architectural Styles, Georgian & Regency Houses Explained, and The English Village Explained

Table of Contents

Introduction 5

Chapter 1 Victorian Railway Stations History and Style 7

Chapter 2 Dawn of a New Era 1820s and 30s Stations 14

Chapter 3 Railway Mania Years 1840s Stations 27

Chapter 4 Stability and Expansion 1850s and 60s Stations 54

Chapter 5 Rebuilding and Branching Out 1870s and 80s Stations 78

Chapter 6 End of an Era 93 1890s and 1900s Stations 95

Chapter 7 Victorian Railway Stations in the 20th Century 110

Victorian Stations in Preserved Heritage Railways 116

List of preserved heritage stations to visit in England, Scotland and Wales 116

Victorian Stations to Visit 119

List of recommended stations to visit in England, Scotland and Wales 119

Glossary 124

Index 127

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