By Geoff Body, Bill Parker
Operating a railway is a fancy enterprise. besides the fact that well-run it's there'll continuously be surprises, frequently hilarious, often unforeseen, occasionally severe. right here railway execs bear in mind amazing incidents from throughout their careers at the railways, lovingly compiled through professional railwaymen and authors Geoff physique and invoice Parker. the incidents coated during this illustrated publication contain such weird and wonderful 'everyday' occasions as dealing with hurricanes, rogue locomotives and runaway wagons, PR successes and differently, the Brighton Belle, Flying Scotsman and Mallard, education direction capers, a wino invasion, trackside antics, the Eurostar backdrop, the beginning of a jail, and royal and different detailed events. An stress-free glance again at lifestyles at the railways.
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Along Different Lines: 70 Real Life Railway Stories by Geoff Body, Bill Parker