The Elan Valley Railway: Birmingham Corporation Waterworks Rhayader
When the famous Elan Valley reservoirs were built the railway helped to transform this beautiful part of Wales to the sight known and loved by so many holiday-makers and day trippers today. The story of how the dams were built and why, is beautifully told here There is a fascinating insight into the men who built the dams and the village that was constructed for the navvy community. For all those interested in this part of Mid-Wales, railways and social history this book makes compelling reading.
Back again due to popular demand, and this time with a full-colour laminated card cover. 232 pages, A5 format, with 110 photographs plus plans, etc., printed on art paper. A pull-out map of the system is also included.