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One hundred years of the Manx Electric Railway

Pearson, F. K.

One hundred years of the Manx Electric Railway

by Pearson, F. K.

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Published by Leading Edge Press & Pub. in Hawes, North Yorkshire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manx Electric Railway Company -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 156) and index.

    Other titles100 years of the Manx Electric Railway
    StatementKeith Pearson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF764.M33 P43 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23694634M
    ISBN 100948135387
    LC Control Number2002405374
    OCLC/WorldCa28962531

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One hundred years of the Manx Electric Railway Paperback – Import, by Keith PEARSON (Author)Author: Keith PEARSON. One hundred years of the Manx Electric Railway.

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Try. Prime Basket. Books Go Search Hello Select your address. one hundred years of the manx electric railway by pearson keith. LEADING EDGE, Detailed history of the MER and its rolling stock - the most comprehensive book on this wonderful line, based on the Author's earlier book.

pp, many photos, maps and drawings. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Manx Electric Railway may look as though it is set in a time warp, but that is not so. Like most things it has had to adapt to survive. Some things have long gone.

The huge iron shelter at Derby Castle was used by passengers for horse and electric trams, but was removed in The experimental building which was. Keith Pearson’s ‘One Hundred Years of The M.E.R’ is a reprinted and edited version of his book, ‘Isle of Man Tramways’ and contains a definitive record of the M.E.R from construction through to the centenary year.

One Hundred Years of the Manx Electric Railway Pearson Leading Edge Books, Paperback, 30 November, ISBN: List Price: £ Buy Now More Info: Manx Railways and Tramways (Sutton's Photographic History of Railways) Edward Gray Sutton Publishing Ltd, Paperback, 12 March, ISBN: List Price: £ Used.

This book covers the Manx Electric Railway as it was in December After a foreward by Ian Longworth, the Director of Public Transport, an introductory chapter explains how it all began. The next five chapters cover the route in detail.

The Manx Electric Railway is an electric interurban tramway connecting Douglas, Laxey and Ramsey in the Isle of Man. It connects with the Douglas Bay Horse Tramway at its southern terminus at Derby Castle at the northern end of the promenade in Douglas, and with the Snaefell Mountain Railway at line is undulating and passes through areas of scenic beauty.

This page details the rolling stock on the Manx Electric Railway on the Isle of Man, which is unique insofar as the railway still operates with its original tramcars and trailers, all of which are over one hundred years old, the latest dating from Manx Electric Railway Co., Ltd. Staff Rules and Regulations, MER Society (Facsmile), None, Miles, Philip C.

# Manx Tramways in Camera, Quotes, X, Pearson, Frederick Keith. Years of the Manx Electric Railway, Leading Edge, The Manx Electric Railway is famous as a Victorian survival but that fact is not as simple as it seems. This unique tramway, like any other, exists to take people where they want to go.

Without passengers there would be no tramway; the MER has survived by ng the eighteen miles from Douglas to Ramsey, the book contains a fascinating collection of old and new photographs. Wherever. Product Description Testimonials. To celebrate the th Anniversary of the Manx Electric Railway, Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present this special collection of stamp sheetlets for use on the Isle of Man Steam Railway, The Manx Electric Railway and the Snaefell Mountain Railway.

Manx Electric Railway: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Manx Electric Railway. Francis Frith The UK’s leading publisher of local photographs since Search The Archive Place Listing Photos by Year we have no old photos of Manx Electric Railway available currently. CURRENT STATUS AND LOCATION YEAR LAST OPERATED LIVERY In Service In Service D&LCET Red/White/Teak History: Car No.1 was the first item of rolling stock supplied by G.F Milnes in for the Douglas and Laxey Coast Electric Tramway, entering service during September of that year.

After performing regular duties for the next decade, it was. The Manx Electric Railway is unique. Built at the dawn of the electric era, towards the end of Queen Victoria's reign, it still uses its original rolling stock.

The line runs for almost eighteen miles through spectacular countryside up the east coast of the Isle of Man.

Its antique vehicles continue to serve both the local population and visitors as the railway has done for more than one. 17 ¾ MILES LONG, 3 FEET WIDE; - THE MANX ELECTRIC RAILWAY. Walter Rice, Ph.D. On a personal note, one of my favorite articles from childhood was a Trains Magazine article describing the rail wonders of the Isle of Man.

As an adult I resolved to visit Man. In Manx electric Railway electric interurban tramway connecting Douglas, Laxey and Ramsey in the Isle of man.

It connects with the Douglas Bay horse tramway in. Find Books. Advanced Search; My Account. Email address. Password. Login. The Manx Electric Railway. More Information. Prices start from £ (1 variation available) PEARSON, Keith One Hundred Years of the Manx Electric Railway.

More Information. Prices start from £ (1 variation available) PRICE, J. Manx Electric. Hi all. Having glanced at the Douglas Horse Trams, we boarded our pm departure on the Manx Electric Railway.

Described by 'Eddie the Late' as one of the wonders of the world, the MER is certainly very impressive. Electric it may be, but it is also unique and quite historic. A quick view of a chilly Douglas prom before we left.The Manx Electric Railway is an electric inter-urban tramway connecting Douglas, Laxey and Ramsey in the Isle of Man.

It connects with the Douglas Bay Horse Tramway at its southern terminus at Derby Castle at the northern end of the promenade in Douglas, and with the Snaefell Mountain Railway .Book prices can be quite confusing.

The original price of a hardcover railway book can be in the range £15 to £40 depending upon its content and size, and the quality of the paper and print. After a few years any unsold copies may be offered as 'remaindered' to the trade and sold at anything up to half price.