CONROY, John Charles. A History of Railways in Ireland.


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London & New York: Longmans, 1928. First edition. Octavo. pp. viii, 386. Modern green buckram, titled in gilt. Ex lib with neat stamp. Small ink stain to two pages, occasional light spotting. A very good copy.
Ottley 1652.
“Originally presented as the author’s thesis for the degree of M.A. in University College of Dublin.” - Preface. Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: The Trunk Railways - Irish Railway System before 1847 - The Famine and State Aid - The Devon Commission - Irish Railway Clearing House - Railway Rates and Charges - Railway and Canal Acts; The Light Railways - Early Tramway Acts - Light Railways Act - General Review; The Irish Railways after ‘Partition’ - The Railways in the Irish Free State; Railways in Northern Ireland, etc.

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