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By Gordon Edgar

The drama of the Cumbrian geographical region mixed with the most fantastic steam locomotives to be discovered at any place in Britain. This follow-up to Gordon Edgar's Cumbrian Traction is a set of the writer s personal paintings and that of different eminent railway photographers. the categories, periods of locomotive and the working businesses represented are as assorted because the panorama, which levels from the drama of the fells to the windswept sea coast, protecting the traces radiating throughout the former counties of Cumberland and Westmorland. destinations comprise the West Coast major Line over Shap summit, the Settle Carlisle, and Maryport and Carlisle strains. The Border urban of Carlisle is additionally coated intimately, with either ancient and modern scenes on the station, in and round the urban and on the latter-day steam cause energy depots. wonderful images and terribly various landscapes are mixed and captured in incredible element during this examine steam in Cumbria.

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