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43. The Dockers' Umbrella

Hear about the amazing, 7 1/2-mile long, dockside elevated passenger system ~ The Liverpool Overhead Railway.

The world's first, electric, elevated railway was built in Liverpool. How and why did this come about?
This talk tells the full story of the Liverpool Overhead Railway, and why it no longer exists.
It also tells why it became known as 'The Dockers' Umbrella'!
Ken also talks about how we might, possibly, see its return in a 21st century guise.


Please call Ken for more details on this talk

Office: 0151 427 2717

Mobile: 07808 870 614

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