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Liverpool and Manchester RailwayA railway line runs diagonally across the image from top left to bottom right, and a steam locomotive pulling three coaches heads to the bottom right. Another steam train can be seen in the far distance. A patchwork of flat fields lie either side of the track. This is a section of the second image down

Liverpool and Manchester Railway

We are going to celebrate Lancashire Day with a look at a world-changing innovation that spans the historic county from one great city to another and is still used today: the Liverpool and Manchester Railway.

Posted on: 27 November 2020