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The Longmoor Military Railway Volume One

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The Longmoor Military Railway Volume One
1903-1939

David Ronald & Mike Christensen

328 pages. 275x215mm. Printed on gloss art paper, casebound with printed board covers.

ISBN13 : 9781899889693

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Contents

Introduction 7

1. The Early Development of Military Railways...............11
2. The First Military Railways of the British Army ..........25
3. How the Railway Came to Longmoor .......................35
4. Building the Railway .................................................49
5. Longmoor Goes to War, 1914-1919 ........................75
6. After the Great War, 1920-1930 ..............................95
7. The Years of Growth, 1930-1939 ..........................113
8. Operating the Military Railway, 1905-1939 ............199
9. The Route Described .............................................221

 

Appendices
Appendix One Woolmer Instructional Military Railway, Standing Orders 1913 .....316
Appendix Two WIMR Working Timetable, Summer 1932 ...................................317
Appendix Three WIMR Working Passenger Timetable, Winter 1932 ...................317
Appendix Four WIMR Service Book, Working Timetable, 1934 .........................318
Appendix Five WIMR Service Book 1934, Extracts ...........................................320
Appendix Six WIMR Rolling Stock List, 1934 ....................................................321
Appendix Seven Location Codes ........................................................................322
Appendix Eight Abbreviations List ......................................................................322

Acknowledgements ................................................328