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    DescriptionMany people, understandably perhaps, assume that railways consist solely of locomotives, rolling-stock and the infrastructure to enable them to function; few seem to recognise the workforce. Apart from a handful of prominent men; financiers and engineers in the main; those who brought all the hardware to life are rarely acknowledged. In a very small way, this booklet aims to redress a little of this imbalance by devoting some attention to a few of the personalities associated with the old Corris Railway, a narrow-gauge line now being restored in mid Wales. It also provides an opportunity to present a further and unexpected selection of photographs of former days, the majority of which have been unpublished hitherto. The old Corris operated in the beautiful Dulas valley, along the former Merioneth-Montgomery border and midst scenery which thankfully remains largely unspoiled. Whilst never a major railway, the Corris was undoubtedly a most attractive and colourful line and, happily, there are early indications that the newly-emerging railway will continue in a similar vein.


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    Title
    Tales of the Old Corris
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gwyn Briwnant-Jones
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 182 mm
    Height: 220 mm
    Thickness: 7 mm
    Weight: 218 g
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781848510210
    ISBN 10: 1848510217
    Classifications

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKW
    BIC subject category V2: WGF, WQH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T12.4
    BIC E4L: TRA
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKW
    BISAC V2.8: TRA004000
    DC22: 385.5209429510222
    Thema V1.0: WGF
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations, ports.
    Publisher
    GOMER PRESS
    Imprint name
    GOMER PRESS
    Publication date
    15 January 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Dyfed