The route dates from the dawn of the railway age and was soon busy with coal traffic in particular.
For this purpose, it became an early candidate for electrification, using a system which was to become unusual - it did not extend beyond the two cities.
Most of the route vanished, but the fascinating evidence of its life in scenic joys is very evident herein.
Author: Paul Shannon
Published by: Middleton Press
Size: 240 x 174 mm
Large scale maps
Other details of local history
ISBN: 978 1 910356 18 0
Published: June 2018
The price is £19.95 (including £1.00 p&p) for UK delivery - or £18.95 if bought direct from The Blackpool Tram Shop. (Please note this book is UK only delivery).