Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,411 pages of information and 245,908 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Beira Railway

From Graces Guide
1893. Rolling Stock from Falcon Works.

1892 Incorporated

Pauling and Co were the contractors

The Engineers were Sir George Bruce, Sir Charles Metcalfe and Mr. Robert White.

c.1892 Under construction

1893 Engine and rolling stock built by Brush Electrical Engineering Co at Falcon Works[1]

1900 Worked under an agreement by the Beira Railway, Beira Junction Railway and the Mashonaland Railway

1918 Owns the line from Fontesville to Umtali where it joins the Mashonaland Railway. Length is 169 miles. Officers: E. R. Ross (Umtali), General Manager; G. Holgate (Bulawayo), Resident Engineer.[2]

See Also

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Sources of Information

  1. Engineering 1893/10/27
  2. 1919 Bradshaw’s Railway Manual