Out and about in Silloth

James, Trevor
June 2011
Historian (02651076);Summer2011, Issue 110, p30
Academic Journal
The article discusses the Victorian seaside resort town of Silloth, England. It examines the development of the railroad to Silloth and explores the effects of the closure of rail transport. The author comments on the role of businessman John Dodgson Carr in developing the town, noting that it was intended as a destination for workers from Carlisle, England.


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