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Railway tourist guides: part 2

Read part 1 of this blog post From the end of the 19th century the railway companies steadily increased the marketing of their networks to entice the tourist and holidaymaker. When talking of railway advertising, many people automatically tend to … Continue reading

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Railway tourist guides: part 1

BBC2 has recently been showing the second series of “Great British Railway Journeys”, featuring Michael Portillo’s travels around Britain by rail using an 1860s ‘Bradshaw’s Guide’. The first series led to a quite a few enquiries here in Search Engine … Continue reading

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