The Railway Viaduct (Inspector Robert Colbeck) (Inspector Robert Colbeck) by Edward Marston

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Published by Allison & Busby .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Crime & mystery,
  • English Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - Traditional British,
  • Mystery & Thrillers / Mystery,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Traditional British,
  • 19th century,
  • Colbeck, Robert (Fictitious character),
  • Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Leeming, Victor (Fictitious character),
  • Police

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7965312M
ISBN 100749081147
ISBN 109780749081140
OCLC/WorldCa271099688

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Inspector Robert Colbeck and Sergeant Victor Leeming take on the most difficult case they have yet faced. Hampered by the fact that the corpse has nothing on him to indicate his identity, they are baffled until a. History of the viaduct (excerpt from Millennium Book) In a bill was passed to lay 15 miles of railway line from Kettering to Manton, three quarters of a mile being in the form of a viaduct from Seaton tunnel spanning the Welland Valley to Harringworth.

Ribblehead railway station is located at the southern end of the famous Ribblehead Viaduct in North Yorkshire, station is owned by Network Rail and is operated by Northern who provide all passenger train authority: Craven. Bridges in general and bridges made of structural hardfoam liven up every model layout.

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Straddling a valley that contained both a canal and brook, the viaduct was supposed by nine identical arches, each with a span of fifty feet.

Editions for The Railway Viaduct: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (ebook published in ), The North British Railway's branch to Langholm opened on 11th April but became two separate lines a fortnight later following the partial failure of Byreburn Viaduct. Two miles away, Tarras Viaduct had proved equally problematic during its construction, so much so that it delayed the line's opening.

History Construction. In the late s, the Midland Railway constructed the mile line between Kettering in Northamptonshire and Manton, Rutland. The valley of the River Welland required a longan Act of Parliament was passed, authorising the line's construction.

The contract for the viaduct was awarded to Lucas and Aird. The viaduct crosses the Welland Crosses: River Welland. Restaurants near Killin Railway Viaduct: ( km) The Courie Inn ( km) Shutters Licensed Restaurant ( km) The Falls of Dochart Inn ( km) The Capercaillie Restaurant ( km) Killin Hotel Restaurant; View all restaurants near Killin Railway Viaduct on Tripadvisor/5(16).

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