Swindon :The Legacy of a Railway Town

By: Cattell, John ;Falconer, Keith

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x + 181pp, 220pls & figs inc col, card, 4to Traces the development of Swindon from its start as an enginehouse and works for Brunel's Great Western Railway in the 1830's to the closure of the engineering works in 1984. The original coloured drawings for workshops, engine sheds, Brunel's office, workers housing, schools and churches are extensively reproduced along with early prints and photographs of the buildings and their interiors. This volume also provides a record of buildings proir to their subsequent restoration

Title: Swindon :The Legacy of a Railway Town

Author Name: Cattell, John ;Falconer, Keith

Categories: General,

Publisher: English Heritage: 2000

ISBN Number: 187359254x

ISBN Number 13: 9781873592540

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: As New

Seller ID: 24742

Keywords: swindon