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It took eleven years for the railway to reach Paignton after it opened as far as Torquay in 1848. On July 27th 1858 the Dartmouth & Torbay Railway Act received Royal Assent. The Chief engineer was to be Mr Brunel, assisted by Mr Margary (who was the res


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Technical Information (Metadata)
Technical Information (Metadata)
Title Value
Identifier ref 1428
Coverage Devon. Paignton
Creator Pike, John
Format html file
Publisher Torbay Library Services
Rights John Pike
Source Torbay Library Services
Subject Paignton. Railway. Transport
Type Text
Keywords railway brunel transport train