Some articles on railway, ballymena railway:
... The Belfast and Northern Counties Railway (BNCR), was a railway that served the north-east of Ireland ... It had its origins in the Belfast and Ballymena Railway that opened to traffic on 11 April 1848 ... on 1 July 1903 as the result of the Midland Railway taking over the BNCR ...
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“Her personality had an architectonic quality; I think of her when I see some of the great London railway termini, especially St. Pancras, with its soot and turrets, and she overshadowed her own daughters, whom she did not understandmy mother, who liked things to be nice; my dotty aunt. But my mother had not the strength to put even some physical distance between them, let alone keep the old monster at emotional arms length.”
—Angela Carter (19401992)