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Liskeard and Looe Railway

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of Liskeard, Cornwall

This nine mile line ran between the two towns and was opened in 1828. An extension to the Liskard and Caradon Railway from Moorswater to Looe Bridge was added in 1862. A passenger service commenced in 1879. [1]

1908 The line is 9 miles in length. [2]

1923 Became part of the Great Western Railway. [3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Encyclopedia of British Railway Companies by Christopher Awdry. Published 1990
  2. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  3. [1] Wikipedia