South Coast Railways

Ryde to Ventnor

including the Bembridge branch

ISBN:978 0 906520 19 2
First Published:01 July 1985
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

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

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As one of the last havens of steam on British Railways, this line became a Mecca for steam enthusiasts. This is only one aspect of its fascinating history which was mainly involved with the development of local tourism. All facets of its past are fully illustrated, together with the story of the lesser known Bembridge branch.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Ryde Pier Head2-16
Ryde Esplanade17-31
Ryde St.Johns Road32-46
Ryde Works47-50
Smallbrook Junction51-52

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