London Brighton and South Coast Railway. by John Howard Turner

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The UK's London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (known as the LB&SCR or Brighton Line) was formed on 27th July by the amalgamation of the London & Brighton Railway and the London & Croydon Railway.

At its peak the railway formed a triangle with its base along the south coast from Portsmouth to Hastings and its apex in London. The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR) was formed by Act of Parliament on 27 Julythrough the amalgamation of a number of pre-existing railway companies.

These were: London and Croydon Railway (L&CR) created in and opened in London and Brighton Railway (L&BR) created in and opened in The Live Steam Book [London, Brighton and South Coast Railway] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Live Steam BookAuthor: Brighton and South Coast Railway London.

The London and Brighton Railway (L&BR) was a railway company in England which was incorporated in and survived until Its railway ran from a junction with the London & Croydon Railway (L&CR) at Norwood – which gives it access from London Bridge, just south of the River Thames in central London.

It ran from Norwood to the South Coast at Brighton. The book is "principally" concerned with the company's locomotives: as such, it is thorough and interesting.

The sub-heading to the book is "A Mechanical History of the London & Brighton, the London & Croydon, and the London, Brighton & South Coast Railways from 4/5(2). The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR; known also as "the Brighton line", "the Brighton Railway" or the Brighton) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from to Its territory formed a rough triangle, with London at its apex, practically the whole coastline of Sussex as its base, and a large part of was bounded on its western side by the.

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The London, Brighton & South Coast Railway evokes many different images, for it was essentially a railway of contrasts - for some it represented holidays to the South Coast resorts of Brighton, Eastbourne, Hastings and Worthing that were all in their heyday, and for others it was a commuter line, taking them on their daily journey through the sprawling South London /5(6).

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London, Brighton & South Coast Railway - Sample Images Plate The South Eastern & Chatham Railway was the dominant company at Redhill, the focal point of its lines to Tonbridge and Reading, the result of the Government forcing the London & Brighton Railway to sell the Stoats Nest-Redhill (then Reigate Junction) section to the South Eastern.

The London, Brighton & South Coast Railway. Enter © by. Getting to Brighton from London Victoria and London Bridge takes just an hour thanks to our direct service, so you can be out exploring in no time.

Or if you’re coming from the south coast, you can hop on a direct train from Southampton to the west or Ashford International to the east – or any point in between.

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The museum is a Registered Charity (), and depends. related. The list of abbreviations related to LBSCR - London, Brighton and South Coast Railway. For a time the London & Croydon Railway was an independent railway used by the trains of both the London & Brighton and South Eastern Railways, but eventually the London & Croydon Railway became an integral part of the London Brighton & South Coast Railway.

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Minutes of the Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers; List of Issues; Volume 9, Issue ; DISCUSSION. A VERTICAL LIFT BRIDGE, ERECTED OVER THE GRAND SURREY CANAL, ON THE LINE OF THE THAMES JUNCTION BRANCH OF THE LONDON, BRIGHTON, AND SOUTH COAST : W Cubitt, W S Moorsom, R J Hood.

Railway Company London Brighton & South Coast Railway. Company: London Brighton & South Coast Railway Abbreviation: L.B.S.C. Country: U.K. Information: The LB&SCR was more commonly known as the Brighton was formed by the amalgamation of the London & Brighton Railway and the London & Croydon Railway.

Hard back book, 7”x ”. pp, 8 tipped in black and white plates, line drawings of locomotives. One of the first,(and best) of the locomotive histories of individual companies.

The Locomotives of the London Brighton and South Coast Railway [ebook] quantity. On 1 January the London. Brighton and South Coast Railway, which had dominated the southern scene since the mid-nineteenth century.

became part of the newly-formed Southern Railway, and an era of transport history came to an end. John Howard Turner's two-volume history is the first fully documented account of the.

LOCOMOTIVES OF THE LONDON, BRIGHTON & SOUTH COAST RAILWAY. its accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Read More. / Favorite See All. - Stroudley Class A1 T - built 10/ by Brighton Works as LBSCR No DEPTFORD - to LBSCR No DEPTFORD, name removed, 02/12/rebuilt as Class A1X, 04/10 sold to Edge Hill Light.

From a small contractor’s wharf at Shoreham Harbour the ferry services of the London, Brighton & South Coast Railway (LBSCR) grew to become the fourth largest railway-owned passenger ferry service in the United Kingdom. Following early legal setbacks the LBSCR quickly set up a thriving cross-channel service in partnership with the Western Railway of France, and later, with the.

London, Brighton and South Coast Railway. The London and Brighton Railway is 50½ miles in length, and traverses a considerable portion of the counties of Surrey and Sussex. The Brighton Company was the first to commence running excursion trains, which are now provided by most of the other companies throughout the United Kingdom, as affording a.

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