Rail Freight Since 1968 Wagonload

Rail Freight Since 1968 Wagonload

Author: Paul Shannon

Publisher: Silver Link Publishing

ISBN: 1857942647

Category: Railroads

Page: 128

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Looking at the changing patterns of rail freight since 1968, this book examines the gradual shift from wagonload to trainload operation, the cull of public goods depots and small private sidings, and the Speedlink years.

Railfreight Since 1968

Railfreight Since 1968

Author: Paul Shannon

Publisher: Past & Present

ISBN: 1857943473

Category: Freight cars

Page: 128

View: 369

In this fourth and final volume in this popular series, Paul covers the remaining sectors of the Rail Freight business from 1968 to the present day. The types of traffic covered include: Container traffic; Charterail; Channel Tunnel Intermodal; Chemicals; Nuclear traffic; Milk; Parcels, mail and newspapers.

Rail Freight Since 1968 Coal

Rail Freight Since 1968 Coal

Author: Paul Shannon

Publisher:

ISBN: 1857942639

Category:

Page:

View: 958

Takes a detailed look at rail freight developments since 1968. This book examines the gradual decline of coal mining in the UK, the changing requirements of the power generators, and changes brought about by privatization.