Lost Stations on the Far North Line - The Impact of the Railway Closures North of Inverness in 1960, by Keith Fenwick, Neil Sinclair and Richard Arden

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Lost Stations on the Far North Line - The Impact of the Railway Closures North of Inverness in 1960, by Keith Fenwick, Neil Sinclair and Richard Arden

Lost Stations on the Far North Line - The Impact of the Railway Closures North of Inverness in 1960, by Keith Fenwick, Neil Sinclair and Richard Arden

Booklet published by the Highland Railway Society in 2011. Paperback - c.20cm by 27cm, 60 pages (N5654)

This book examines the closure of a number of stations on the Far North line (together with the Dornoch and Fortrose branches), and draws on the memories of some of those who knew the line in the 1950s. It shows how the line was used in the 1950s and describes the impact of the closure, and is well illustrated with views from the 1950s. Sections in the book include:

Transport in the 1950s
The Far North Line
Bus Services
School Children
The Railway and the Community in the 1950s
Inverness to Dingwall
Bunchrew and Lentran
Clunes
Beauly
MuirofOrd
Conon
Dingwall to Tain
Dingwall
Foulis
Evanton
Alness
Invergordon
Delny
Kildary
Nigg
Fearn
North of Tain to Helmsdale
Edderton
Rogart
The Mound
Loth
North From Helmsdale
Bower
Watten
Bilbster
Wick
Thurso
Black Isle Branch
Dornoch Branch
The Closure Proposal Made
The Campaign Continues
Implementation
Could closure have been avoided?
Rogart : The Exception
Last Trains
Traffic Staff
Civil Engineering Staff
Locomotive Staff
The impact of the Closures on Staffing
Later Changes

The condition of the book is generally good. The cover has some minor scuffs and blemishes, but the spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. There is an old price printed and a small price sticker on the rear side cover.

Condition New