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By Simon Jeffs

This fourth quantity of illustrated Bradshaw's courses takes the tourist from the London Bridge and Victoria stations through the previous South jap Railway to the 'watering locations' of the coast of Kent. alongside the way in which the teach calls in at a few destinations together with Greenwich, Woolwich, Gravesend, Rochester, Chatham, Margate, Broadstairs, Ramsgate, Deal, Dover and Folkstone. a number of the department traces additionally soak up Tunbridge Wells, conflict and Hastings in addition to the cathedral urban of Canterbury. 'Seldom has the large mind of guy been hired upon a piece of higher utility.' Punch, in compliment of Bradshaw s guides. Bradshaw's advisor was once released in 1863, very presently after the 1st batch of railways within the areas have been accomplished. It supplies the reader a special perception into the realm of the Victorian railways and is going past the engineering features to list the points of interest to be obvious within the cities and towns encountered alongside the way in which. Bradshaw s unique textual content is observed by means of modern photographs and lots of new pictures of an identical trip at the present time supplied via neighborhood guy, and rail specialist, Simon Jeffs.

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