Anne McCants, 
Eduardo Beira, 
J. Manuel Cordeiro
 Paulo Lourenço (eds)
Railroads in economic context: 
construction, costs and consequences
vol II - 2012
ISBN 978-989-97134-8-2




PREFACE
Ian J. Kerr

Eduardo Beira

Anne McCants

GIS for Tua Valley
Antonio Vieira, Marta Correia and Eurico Loureiro

The Tua line - a route for emigration in the district of Bragança (1844- 1910)
Conceição Salgado 


PART 2: ECONOMIC IMPACT OF RAILROADS: METHODS AND INTERNATIONAL COMPARAISONS

A railways perspective on the first globalization
Marta Felis-Rota

India and Portugal: the Mormugao and the Tua railway compared
Ian Kerr and Hugo Pereira

Making the steeper grade: Upland railways in Wales, 1840 to 1914
Robert Schwartz

Secondary railways in continental Europe
Elleanore Belloni and Stefano Maggi

Early mountain railroads in the lower Pennsylvania anthracite coalfields during the 19th century: a case study of the mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven railroad
Richard Healey


PART 3: ENGINEERING, FINANCE AND MANAGEMENT 

The engineering design of Tua rail track: evidence from the archives  
Lurdes Martins, Graga Vasconcelos and Paulo B. Lourenço

British participation in the Spanish railway business (1828-1950)
Domingo Cuellar

The Marquis of Foz, a name in the fog. The various games of a capitalist of the railway apogee
Luis Santos

Lifecycle analysis of infrastructures: application to Tua rail track
Bruno Gongalves and Paulo B. Lourengo

Gaining Insight into Tua Railway Line through Interactive Experiments
J. S. Esteves, L. F. Ramos , J. M. Nobrega, A. P. Souto

Designing NMFT: an essay on memory and contemporaneity through architectural design
Teresa Novais, Jorge Novais


PART 4: THE FUTURE OF HISTORICAL RAILROADS 

A new age of steam? The Tua Valley Line, Portugal - Experience and Examples from the Technological Heritage Operations and Preserved Railways of Britain
Dominic Fontana

An Example of Renovation - Adaptation for an Old Railway Mountain Line: The ‘Chemin de fer du Vivarais’, South-Eastern France
Michel Cotte

Draisine Tourism in Germany - ideas for the Tua line?
Stefan Brauckmann

Redesigning the classical railrider: a transportable prototype for modern ages
Carlos Barbosa, Joao Figueiredo, Jorge Marques, Lidia Teixeira, Miguel Oliveira, Eduardo Beira and Antonio Araujo


PART 5: CLOSING SESSION

Closing remarks
Anne McCants

From a Railroad to a Test Bed: Exploring the unknown through socially robust international networks
Manuel Heitor