Download e-book for iPad: Wigton Through Time by Trevor Grahamslaw

By Trevor Grahamslaw

Wigton via Time includes one hundred eighty photos of Wigton, of which ninety are previous photos. a few published in a sepia tone and a few revealed in complete color. those images are revealed at the side of a latest complete color picture which illustrates an identical scene. The contrasting illustrations express how the realm has replaced and constructed over the past a hundred years. the pictures illustrate retailers, colleges, garages, church buildings, homes and road scenes, every one photo is captioned and the booklet has an advent which supplies a short evaluate of the historical past of town. As you flick thru the images, you will see the rise within the variety of autos at the street, retailers that when bought new items at the moment are property brokers or charity retailers. eco-friendly fields were remodeled into commercial estates, homes or ring roads.

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Download e-book for iPad: Via Regia - Mit dem Rad nach Warschau: 1759 Kilometer mit by Johannes Reichert

By Johannes Reichert

through Regia - Mit dem Rad nach Warschau ist ein authentisches Reisetagebuch.
Der Autor startet in Unterfranken und radelt in zwei Etappen à zwei
Wochen 1759 Kilometer in die polnische Hauptstadt. professional Tag erfährt der Leser
die Erlebnisse, die gefahrenen Kilometer, den Ort und Preis der Übernachtung
sowie die Gedanken des Tages. Seit vielen Jahren geht Johannes Reichert
für zwei Wochen im Jahr alleine mit dem Fahrrad auf travel. Nach einem Herzinfarkt
2007 halfen ihm diese Reisen bei der Überwindung der Krankheit.
Von den Ufern des Mains radelt der Autor über Meiningen nach Eisenach.
Von dort aus folgt er dem alten Pilgerweg, der through Regia, nach Osten, über
Gotha, Erfurt, Weimar, Naumburg, Merseburg, Leipzig, Strehla, Meißen,
Dresden, Bautzen, Görlitz, Legnica (Liegnitz) bis Wrocław (Breslau), dem
Ziel des ersten Teils 2015. Hier wird die Reise 2016 in Polen über Brzeg
(Brieg), Opole (Oppeln), Lubliniec, Częstochowa (Tschenstochau), Ogrodzieniec,
Kraków (Krakau), Tarnów, Rzeszów, Sandomierz, Lublin, Kozienice,
Góra Kalwaria bis Warszawa (Warschau) fortgesetzt.
Dieses Reisetagebuch will den Leser auf eine erlebnisreiche Radtour mitnehmen,
ihm aber auch die Herausforderungen aufzeigen, die Alleinreisende
zu meistern haben. Hilfsbereite Menschen, wunderbare Landschaften und
historische Orte wollen Lust machen, selbst aufzubrechen. Wer keinen
detaillierten Reiseführer erwartet, sich aber für die täglichen Erlebnisse einer
Radtour nach Warschau interessiert, der sollte dieses Buch zur Hand nehmen.
Ein solches Abenteuer kann auch all denjenigen Mut machen, die wie der
Autor nach einer schweren Krankheit wieder körperliche Herausforderungen
suchen. Vieles ist noch immer machbar, guy muss sich nur trauen.

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New PDF release: Murderous Bolton

By Steve Fielding

a glance on the darkish facet of existence in Bolton, this publication offers the reader with a set of precise tales in line with actual murders. every one story presents a macabre account of those notorious crimes and the occasions major as much as them. The reader will know about the case of the despicable Betty Eccles who slowly poisoned her young children to loss of life by way of placing arsenic of their puddings, or think of upon the mysterious dying of James sales space a neighborhood company guy who suffered a violent loss of life after consuming on the neighborhood lodge. A needs to learn for someone drawn to precise crime and native murders!

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Maidstone Borough Buses - download pdf or read online

By Eric Baldock

Maidstone company delivery a standard direction, and prefer many different cities round the nation it all started through working trams (in 1904) after which buses (in 1924). The trams have been changed among 1928 and 1930 often by means of trolleybuses, which have been themselves changed by way of buses in 1967. all of the images during this incredible choice are from Eric's personal broad assortment. They mix with the hugely informative textual content and captions to supply a necessary list of all of the varieties of buses owned (in their numerous liveries) and the vast majority of the employed buses. the pictures have additionally been selected to teach buses in lots of city centre destinations, the conventional terminals, post-1981 rural routes, suburban and significant London. Coaches are proven in destinations as a long way aside as Portsmouth, Burnley and northern France. additionally comprises an abridged Fleet List.

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Stephen Neale's Camping by the Waterside: The Best Campsites by Water in PDF

By Stephen Neale

This fashionable and encouraging e-book includes all of the details campers want to make the main of the glorious waterside destinations during the united kingdom and eire. masking all types of tenting (caravan, campsite and wild), the publication starts off via exhibiting easy methods to plan your journey, what apparatus to take and the way to get caught into the entire remarkable water-based actions on provide, corresponding to crusing, kayaking, angling, browsing and wild swimming. Tip bins, best 10 good points and images mix to offer readers all of the wisdom and thought they should get in the market, even if they're on their lonesome, a part of a kin or with a bunch of friends.

The major a part of the advisor is organised by means of area, but in addition searchable by means of task. every one quarter has an summary, and inside it the simplest websites to go to, with important details (best instances of yr to head, actions on provide, amenities, cost), recommendation on most fascinating pitches, touch info and photographs. there's a large number of websites the following, all with anything targeted to supply, and necessary maps plot each clearly.

With a Foreword through One guy and his Campervan's Martin Dorey, this can be the basic guidebook for all campers, exhibiting the way it rather is feasible to pitch up in paradise.

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Stuart Fisher's The Canal Guide: Britain's 50 Best Canals PDF

By Stuart Fisher

This appealing guidebook exhibits off simply how wealthy our waterways history is. determining Britain's 50 most lovely and engaging canals, Stuart Fisher supplies a full of life historical past to the background, natural world, pubs and close by points of interest of every waterway. all the 50 chapters additionally encompasses a map, color images and a convenient details box.

Through the attractive towns of London, tub and Oxford, traversing beautiful geographical region and nationwide parks, and exploring the superior Victorian engineering and undefined, this ebook is an inspiring and punctiliously stress-free learn, in addition to an ideal source for someone considering an afternoon out or vacation alongside Britain's brilliant canals.

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Walter Burt's Midland Scottish Buses PDF

By Walter Burt

Walter Alexander first begun operating a motor bus carrier from Falkirk to Grangemouth in 1913 and providers have persisted within the quarter ever on account that, less than the auspices of Scottish Motor Traction, Walter Alexander & Co., and latterly Midland Scottish, later privatised and now lower than the auspices of the 1st crew. Midland Scottish used to be the biggest bus operator within the districts of Stirling, Clackmannanshire and Falkirk and was once chargeable for companies in and round the cities of Stirling, Falkirk, Linlithgow, Grangemouth, Bo'ness and Oban. during this publication, bus driving force and native historian Walter Burt makes use of a suite of interval and modern photographs to provide the reader a nostalgic glance again on the background of Midland Scottish and its autos from the 1st omnibuses operated through Walter Alexander to the double-deckers of First crew today

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Download PDF by John Cooper: Rickmansworth, Croxley Green & Chorleywood Through Time

By John Cooper

Rickmansworth, Croxley eco-friendly and Chorleywood via Time takes the reader on a nostalgic trip again to an age while the speed of existence was once a lot slower and extra tranquil than it truly is this day. utilizing a colourful choice of outdated photograph postcards, lots of which were saved in dusty attics untouched for generations, coupled with tremendous modern day color images as a comparability, we witness the numerous alterations that experience happened in those attractive picturesque parts during the last a hundred years. stories abound: Rickmansworth's first railway, which opened in 1862, King Edward VII's stopover at to Croxley eco-friendly in 1909 and numerous pictures of the captivating village of Chorleywood, captured on digicam by way of a small yet committed workforce of photographers. with out their enthusiasm and dedication in recording for posterity normally daily perspectives and occurrences, a lot of those parts' pictorial background could were misplaced forever.

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Download PDF by Caroline Barnsley: South Shields: The Postcard Collection

By Caroline Barnsley

With its large shorelines, breathtaking limestone cliff s and thriving neighborhood industries, South Shields has been a hub of job because the time of the Romans. based in 1245, South Shields speedy built into a tremendous fishing port, with industries akin to fishing and salt-panning attracting staff from all over the place. within the 19th century, coal mining, alkaline creation and glassmaking ended in a growth, and South Shields inhabitants elevated from 12,000 in 1801 to 75,000 via the 1860s. regardless of pain wide harm in the course of either global Wars, the resilience and backbone of South Shields Sand Dancers has obvious town maintain its bustling power and detailed personality, which maintains to draw viewers this present day. South Shields: The Postcard assortment is an interesting number of over one hundred sixty postcards displaying the city in its coal mining and shipbuilding heyday, together with attractive scenes of its surrounding sea coast and beaches.

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Exploring London with Sherlock Holmes: A TravelGhosts-Guide by John Sykes,Birgit Weber PDF

By John Sykes,Birgit Weber

Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson are again at the streets of London. a brand new case takes them around the centre of the town, prior recognized and engaging attractions. Buckingham Palace, Downing road and Westminster Abbey, Covent backyard, St. Paul’s Cathedral and different ancient areas lie at the course as they stick with the path of a secret felony. They locate clues all over the place, and meet characters from the earlier resembling Charles I, Nell Gwyn, Shakespeare, Christopher Wren and Mary, Queen of Scots, who all have tales to tell.

Explore London within the corporation of Sherlock Holmes, make a journey via its heritage and notice a few of its such a lot captivating and fascinating places!

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