CRA9 - PUBLICATIONS

CRA9/1 - Contemporary General Railway Business Publications

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CRA9/1/1 Bradshaws – Shareholders Guide Railway Manual 1861
CRA9/1/2 Law of Railways in Scotland by James Ferguson 1897
CRA9/1/3 Bradshaws – Shareholders Guide Railway Manual 1915
CRA9/1/4 Bradshaws – Shareholders Guide Railway Manual 1919
CRA9/1/5 Bradshaws Railway Guide, Reprint by David & Charles, 1968, ISBN 7153-4246-0 1910
CRA9/1/6 Edinburgh Gazette, bound volume, pages numbered 1649 – 1855, manuscript index of CR related entries November 1862
CRA9/1/7 Edinburgh Gazette, bound volume, pages numbered 203 – 638 February/March 1916
CRA9/1/8 Edinburgh Gazette, bound volume, pages numbered 1793 – 2336 October/November 1916
CRA9/1/9 Edinburgh Gazette, bound volume, pages numbered 201 - 498 February/March 1923
CRA9/1/10 Report "Passenger Transport in Glasgow and District" 1951
CRA9/1/11 BOT requirements in regard to the opening of railways 1898

CRA9/2 - Newspaper, Journal and Magazine Reports

This section of the catalogue needs to be reviewed and provision made to allow for transfer of magazine extracts from other sections above and to establish a filing system of A3 and A4 binders in title and date order.
List of known articles by Publication and date is available as Historical Periodical Articles CRA9/2. The actual extracts and copies are currently held in the Jim MacIntosh collection.

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CRA9/2/1 North British Mail – Bridge Street Station Opening, Copy 2 July 1879
CRA9/2/2 North British Mail – Central Station Opening Copy, Copy 1 August 1879
CRA9/2/3 Illustrated London News – Callander & Oban Railway, Copy 3 July 1880
CRA9/2/4 Caledonian Railway History by D. Littlejohn, Locomotive Engineers & Fireman’s Journal, Copy 1896
CRA9/2/5 Railway Magazine, Scottish Extracts on CD, (TB) donation 1897-1899
CRA9/2/6 Railway Magazine, Scottish Extracts on CD, (TB) donation 1900-1904
CRA9/2/7 Railway Magazine, Scottish Extracts on CD, (TB) donation 1905-1909
CRA9/2/8 Railway Magazine – C.R. Diamond Jubilee Magazine 1907
CRA9/2/9 Locomotive Magazine 1897
CRA9/2/10 Locomotive Magazine 1898
CRA9/2/11 Locomotive Magazine, Scottish Extracts on CD, (TB) donation 1898-1914
CRA9/2/12 British Railways and The Great War, Copied ex book 1921
CRA9/2/13 The Glasgow Central Railway, Engineering (2), Copy 1892
CRA9/2/14 Glasgow Central Power Signalling 1908
CRA9/2/15 Glasgow Central Power Signalling, Railway Engineer 1909
CRA9/2/16 The Promotion of the Caledonian Railway extract from an article in Transport History, Copy n.d.
CRA9/2/17 Dugald Drummond ‘An Investigation into the Use of Progressive High Pressures in Con-Compound Locomotive Engines’ in Institute of Civil Engineers Vol. CXXVII, Copy n.d.
CRA9/2/18 Caledonian Railway Signals by CW Underhill, Copy n.d
CRA9/2/19 CR Semaphore Signals – Modelling Signalling Chart – ex MRC was CRA3/7/2/26 n.d
CRA9/2/20 Pall Mall Gazette “Extra” no. 42 – Best Trains of Summer Service 1888, The Railway Race to Edinburgh 1888
CRA9/2/21 The Coming of the Railways to Aberdeen in the 1840s, by J.J. Waterman, Centre for Scottish Studies, University of Aberdeen. Copy n.d.
CRA9/2/22 LMS Magazine (5 items) – Feb. 1925, Dec.1925, Oct. 1928, June 1929, May 1931. 1925 - 1931
CRA9/2/23 International Railway Index, Version 9.1, 2014. Compiled by Gerald Wildish. This CD claims to list 240,000 article references from 3,050 magazine titles covering 240 countries world wide. The CRA receive a copy each year at Model Rail Exhibition in exchange for the four most recent Journals. This CD has not been backed up with the other Digital files in the Archive on the basis that it will be replaced each year.  
CRA9/2/24 Railway Magazine, January – June, gilded page edges and gold blocked presentation copy to G Calthorpe 1907
CRA9/2/25 Railway Magazine Vol.1 July – December 1897. Presentation copy to Sir James Thompson, General Manager: gold blocked lettering and marbled page edges. Major articles – Illustrated interview with Sir James Thompson: Jubilee of the Caledonian Railway (career of George Graham M.I.C.E.); Locomotive Superintendents Department by John F McIntosh. 1897
CRA9/2/26 Report by Lieut Col H A Yorke RE visit to America in 1902 to look at various railways, their equipment and operation 1902
CRA9/2/27 Railway Magazine Oct 1897 Interview with Sir James Thompson October 1897
CRA9/2/27 Facsimile Copy of BOT Report on the Quintinshill crash 1915 1915
CRA9/2/28 Rly & Travel Monthly Sept 1913. Perth General Station September 1913
CRA9/2/29 Railway Magazine May 1922 Princes St Station May 1922
CRA9/2/30 Trains Annual 1967. A day at Edinburgh's Princes St Station in 1935 1935
CRA9/2/31 Railway Magazine July 1902. Edinburgh Princes St July 1902
CRA9/2/31 The Locomotive. Centenary of the Garnkirk and Glasgow Railway by Jas F McEwan 15 September 1931
CRA9/2/32 Cuttings from "The Engineer" Oct 1888 with; illustration of 30t crane at Glasgow Harbour hoisting trader's wagon similar to CR Dia 22 October 1888
CRA9/2/32 Scots Magazine. The Leadhills Railway, Robert Kinloch Aug 1965
CRA9/2/33 The Locomotive. The Bankfoot Light Railway (On its closure to passengers) 15 May 1931
CRA9/2/34 Cuttings from "The Engineer" Feb 1903 with; illustrations of construction of Clydebank Dock Feb 2003
CRA9/2/35 Drawings of Duplex Whistle, description by Rous Marten of new Dunalastair 2, diagrams of test run with The Corridor, John Lambie – from The Engineer 1888-95 1888-95
CRA9/2/36 Commemorative booklets and CD marking the 100th anniversary of the Quintinshill disaster May 2015

CRA9/3 - Resource Packs and Information Folios

Notes and extracts which have been collated for educational purposes

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CRA9/3/1 Notes on the Scottish Central Railway including facsimile copies of newspapers and document, prepared by Central Regional Council Educational Archive Resources. (attached is typed notes on SCR history with particular reference to Greenloaning including known occupants of Station House.)  
CRA9/3/2 Visit to Scotland by Jules Verne in 1859, copies of (3 off) papers by Ian B. Thompson, University of Glasgow  
CRA9/3/3 Copies of newspaper cuttings related to Scottish Railways; these photocopies of an earlier folio have been spiral bound; there is no indication of a compiler. In addition to items related to CR there is coverage of Glasgow’s Subway, the Low Level Lines and the Forth and Tay Bridges. 1885 -7
.CRA9/3/4 Folio of Sketch plans by Stuart Rankine showing the location of sidings and stations throughout the CR  
CRA9/3/5 Bundle of Notebooks ex Duncan Burton, with many notes on his professional work, and many with details of locomotives and rolling stock.  
CRA9/3/6 List of PO wagon pictures in HMRS Collection. Includes list of Robbie's PO Wagons (Transfers for modellers) 1995
CRA9/3/7 List of HMRS Photographs of Midland Group (Includes Locos, Rolling stock, and Structures) 1995
CRA9/3/8 List of Railway photographs in Arbroath Museum. Includes photographs taken around Angus and Perthshire.. Approx 500 photographs from 1880 to 1970  
CRA9/3/9 Index of wagon Stock, being a list of order Nos, with numbers of wagons built, and description  
CRA9/3/10 List of research sources re R Y Pickering, Wishaw 1984
CRA9/3/11 Folder of Information and Reminiscences regarding Coalburn Station and Surrounding Area  
CRA9/3/12 Childhood Memories of High Blantyre by Andrew Lindsay 1959
CRA9/3/13 Folder of Miscellaneous notes regarding CR Carriage, Wagon & Loco liveries, compiled by Charles Underhill  
CRA9/3/14 A large folder of miscellaneous notes regarding the Caledonian Railway, many cuttings from The Railway Magazine, gathered by the editor of "The True Line" Misc
CRA9/3/15 John Young - list of bequests to the CRA; mostly ephemera  
CRA9/3/16 Notes by Comyn MacGregor re Caledonian Railway: Railways approaching Glasgow 1850; Railways in the Coatbridge District; Dundee & Perth Rly branches; Haymarket Branch; Lines to Alloa; Lesmahagow Branches; Granton Branches. December 1947
CRA9/3/17 Extract from Motherwell Chronology -- Author unknown. Handwritten notes on events in Motherwell 1860 -- 1899  
CRA9/3/17 Magazine Articles - collection on DVD made by Alistair MacLean Misc
CRA9/3/18 A folio of miscellaneous information compiled by Stuart Rankine. Includes many notes and sketches of station buildings.