How the Steam Railways came to Surrey

A fascinating account of how the railways came to Surrey and the impact they had on the people who lived in the county

The book the great days of the steam railways in the county. It shows how and why the lines were built, giving an account of the people who laid the lines and built the stations.

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Published by Bretwalda Books
Words: 22,970
Language: English
ISBN: 9781907791178
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About Rupert Matthews

Rupert Matthews has written over 150 books for different publishers, achieving significant sales in a variety of markets both in the UK and abroad. His works have been translated into 19 languages and have been shortlisted for a number of awards. Rupert has been a freelance writer for 20 years, working in-house at a major book publisher before going freelance.

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