Narrow Gauge

Vivarais Narrow Gauge

featuring Mallets in the Massif

ISBN:978 1 901706 31 4
First Published:01 May 1999
Authors:John Organ
Series Editor:Vic Mitchell
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 pages
120 photographs
large scale maps
other details of local history

This Hardback is currently out of print.

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South of Lyon, there was once a 126 mile long metre gauge system set in the spectacular mountain scenery of the Massif Central. Its enormous locomotives, amazing civil engineering and fascinating history are fully described and illustrated, as is the revival of two sections. The Vivarais is twinned with the Ffestiniog Railway and is regarded as one of the premier narrow gauge preserved lines in mainland Europe.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Le Chambon sur Lignon1.7
Le Cheylard1.1-1.5,2.9-2.13,3.3,4.2,4.5,4.12-5.1,5.3,5.8-5.10,5.12-5.15,5.17,6.3-6.4,6.6,6.9-6.10
St.Julien Boutieres1.8,2.7,4.3
St.Martin de Valamas1.6,2.8
Colombier le Vieux2.22-2.23
La Voulte sur Rhône2.17
La Voulte Triage2.15-2.16
St.Jean de Muzols2.25,5.16
Raucoules Brossettes5.2,8.6-8.7
Douce Plage7.4-7.5,7.9-7.10
Le Plat7.8
Puget Theniers7.13
Dunieres Ville8.5

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