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Title: A Copy of the Report of Captain Coddington, R.E. , and James Walker, Esq. , to the Railway Commissioners, on the State of the North British Railway.
Description: London, House of Commons. 1847. 8pp Folio. Paper wrappers. Parliamentary Paper HC248. Reports on remedial work on a number of defects in the contruction of the railway. Construction of the line from Berwick to Edinburgh had commenced in August 1844 and was completed in June 1846. Construction was divided into 12 parts and let to 11 contractors, some of whose work was poor and required remedial work to ensure safety. A clean copy.
Keywords: Railways Ralway Construction Engineering North British
Price: GBP 40.00 = appr. US$ 57.12 Seller: Empire Books
- Book number: 150703