Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 146,692 pages of information and 232,163 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1908 Baron Northcliffe bought The Times for £320,000, following a complex financial and political campaign in which he outmanoeuvred his rival, C. Arthur Pearson.
Upto end of 1824: Extracted 'Railway', 'Railroad' and 'Rail road'. 306+12+89 entries.
1825: Extracted 'Railways', 'Railway' 20+66 entries.