Notice entitled ‘Observations on the proposed Rail-Road, by Darlington, from the collieries in the Western part of the county of Durham, to Stockton-upon-Tees, and communicating by branches with Yarm and the North Riding of Yorkshire’

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1819
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Leonard Raisbeck Archive

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Praising the proposal for a railway, and decrying its opponents, who attack it through ‘ignorance’ and ‘selfishness’. Notes the surveys already carried out by Brindley & Whitworth, John Rennie, George Overton, and the ‘favourable review’ by Robert Stevenson.

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Identifier:
RAIS/3/9/4

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