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British transport in 1957.

British Transport Commission.

British transport in 1957.

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Published by [s.n.] in [U.K.] .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination26p., [8]p. of plates (some col) :
Number of Pages26
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Open LibraryOL21285077M

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Description. When I joined the railway in Augustit was not yet called British Rail, but “The British Transport Commission” – a relic of the bungled administrative structure established at nationalisation whereby the Commission was to oversee all forms of inland transport, and “co-ordinate and integrate” them to ensure co-operation and avoid wasteful competition.

About this Item: British Transport Commission, Hardcover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. pp Ills. with technical dwgs. incl colour, the British transport in 1957. book for loco drivers and ck, black cloth 1st editionvery heavy foxing (brown spots) to end papers, otherwise d inside Divisional Training Centre Carlisle.

About this Item: British Transport Commission, London, England, Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Published by British Transport Commission for British Railways in April A revised copy of the original publication which was produced in Hardcover.

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