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The Railways of Scotland: Their present position. with a glance at their past and a forecast of their future. (1890)
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By Acworth, W.M.
ISBN 9781845301187
Paperback  224 pages
Published 15 February 2012
UK Price £13.95   
US Price $19.95   

Aided by both family connections and the support of the senior staff at the Caledonian Railway, Acworth reviews Scotland's 3,000 miles (5,000 km) of largely single-track railroad, with acute observations of the financial sense or otherwise of existing and proposed schemes. The Railway Race To The North is not long over, and this is a good time to address the "State of the Nation".

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