Chapter 13. Industry and Transport

  1. Chris Williams
  1. William J. Ashworth

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch14

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

How to Cite

Ashworth, W. J. (2004) Industry and Transport, in A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain (ed C. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225799

Online ISBN: 9780470997147

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century british economy;
  • british industry;
  • transport;
  • political economy;
  • tourism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Industrial Revolution and the View from Abroad

  • The Geography of British Industry

  • Coal, Iron and Steel

  • The Property of Skill and the Machinery Question: The Engineering Industry

  • Transport

  • The Annihilation of Space through Time