This page provides a guide to sources of information about old permanent way published in 2000s. The guide includes books, papers, articles, reports and webpages. It provides brief details, description of contents and links to further details and on-line reading.
Select other guide pages for other decades of publication.
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The published sources are arranged in order of publication year, then alphabetically by author. Each source is given a unique identifier (called an opwID) and has the following links if available.
|"Author"||Link to author biography.|
|"Details"||Link to further details of the source.|
|"Read"||Link to read source on-line on oldpway.info.|
|"Read on another website"||Link to read source on-line on another website.|
|"Nth ed. opwID"||Link to entry for another edition.|
|"Also opwID"||Link to entry for another work by same author.|
Link to end of 1990s Guide page.
"Tales of the Permanent Way. Stories from the Heart of Ireland's Railways", by Michael Barry.
This book is about the permanent way of Irish railways and the men who worked on the permanent way. It is mainly the personal recollections of permanent way staff, but it also describes early Irish railways and permanent way.
Link to start of 2010s Guide page.