Tracing Your Railway Ancestors
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Tracing Your Railway Ancestors

How to find and use records for ancestors who worked on the railways.

  • £14.99
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  • Weight
    481 g
  • SKU
    occ17

A guide to all aspects of railway history for the family and local historian. The book describes the rapid growth, hey day and long decline of the railways from the earliest days in the late-eighteenth century to privatization in the 1990s. It illustrates the types of work that railwaymen did and the conditions they worked in. It introduces the reader to the variety of records that are available for genealogical research from staff records and registers, publications, census returns through to biographies and autobiographies.

  • Author
    D Drummond