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15th September 1830

15th September 1830-The official opening of the Liverpool and Manchester Railway (L&M). This article by MA in Modern History student James Bennett discusses Britain on the brink of modernity, as 'the world's first scheduled rail passenger service between two cities' opened.

Tue 30 Apr 2013, 13:44 | Tags: 19th century, Britain