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WeSeWriMo 2015 – Episode or Chapter 5 The First Great Train Robbery – PART 2


Hello again Readers,herewith episode 5 of a  planned 8 about Railway Crime 1830-1899.. In my previous blog I wrote about the background to the planning of an audacious robbery of gold bullion in 1855. This blog will complete the story. … Continue reading

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WeSeWriMo 2015 – Episode or Chapter 4 The First Great Train Robbery – PART 1


Hello again Readers In my previous blog I detailed the early days of robberies on the railway. The first event on an Irish railway netted £400. This was just the beginning and soon the numbers of robberies and amounts of … Continue reading

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