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Leeds to Manchester is a grand total of 36 miles and it takes roughly an hour on the train

For the same distance in 1830, the Liverpool and Manchester Railway took twice that time.

Travel time halved in well-nigh two centuries. You can't stop progress, can you?

by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Wed Jun 1st, 2011 at 05:45:26 AM EST
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