Branch Lines

Branch Line to Hayling

including the Isle of Wight Train Ferry

ISBN:978 0 906520 12 3
First Published:01 August 1984
Last Reprinted:20 July 2013
Authors:Vic Mitchell, Keith Smith & Alan Bell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 Pages
120 Photographs
Large Scale Maps
Other details of local history



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For nearly 100 years tiny tank engines hauled crowds of holidaymakers across the timber trestle bridge to the Island. This album will bring back memories of happy holidays to some and timeless train watching to others. Every detail is recorded including the station lighting, the bulk oyster traffic, the pram vans, the toll bridge, double heading and the full story of the short lived Isle of Wight Train Ferry.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Langston Bridge66-76
North Hayling77-82
Hayling Island83-120

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