Passenger Steamers Of The Bristol Channel A Pictorial Record -

psps paddle steamer preservation society - the paddle steamer preservation society is britain s longest established largest and most successful steamship preservation group we operate britain s only two working paddle steamers, transport books by mail since 1987 postscript - prolific railway photographer bill reed made many trips around the western region of british railways and this collection of over 150 colour photographs taken between 1958 and 1967 covers the whole area from west wales and cornwall to london with key locations such as swindon bristol exeter and newton abbot well represented, great western railway wikipedia - the great western railway originated from the desire of bristol merchants to maintain their city as the second port of the country and the chief one for american trade the increase in the size of ships and the gradual silting of the river avon had made liverpool an increasingly attractive port and with a liverpool to london rail line under construction in the 1830s bristol s status was, archive issues 40 49 steamindex homepage - 1804 the year of trevithick s dragon stephen k jones 57 64 a brief account of richard trevithick s innovation of the high pressure engine its application to a road locomotive and to a tramway locomotive for use on the merthyr tramroad at penydarren, w h interchange yard railroad link listing - a site for the archiving of historical and informational documents and binaries concerning railroads railfanning and model railroading