The Southwold Railway - A Brief History, compiled by D.M. Lee
Published by the Southwold Museum, 12 pages. A5 size booklet
This short booklet provides a brief history of the Railway at Southwold (a town on the Suffolk Coast, situated at the mouth of the River Blyth).
Illustrated throughout with lots of maps and photographs, the booklet begins with an outline of railway expansion in Suffolk in the mid 19th century, before going on to examine the founding of the Southwold Railway Company in 1876, and it's opening three years later. It also includes a section of the rolling stock used on the line, including locomotives, coaches and wagons
Condition of the booklet is generally excellent. The covers are clean and tidy, the staple spine is intact, and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound