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Mikulsky Brothers - more Informations?

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Re: Mikulsky Brothers - more Informations?

Posted: 11 Aug 2013 4:25PM GMT
Classification: Query
Assume you mean "How long did the train take from Hartlepool to Liverpool in 1873"? The journey from Hull to Liverpool took about 7 hours. Hartlepool is a bit further north and I think the distance is a bit shorter so maybe 5-6 hours. However you have to remember that the emigrants did not necessarily disembark and get on the train immediately - they often had to wait, sometimes for several days. The same thing happened in Liverpool - they did not immediately step from train to ship. They were put up in hostels and lodgings until their ship was ready to sail. So it might be only 5 hours for actual travel from Hartlepool to Liverpool but the whole time spent in England between ship and ship could be considerably longer, up to a couple of weeks.
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halpark 11 Aug 2013 10:14AM GMT 
BrianMartin62... 11 Aug 2013 11:52AM GMT 
halpark 11 Aug 2013 2:51PM GMT 
andreashoesch 11 Aug 2013 7:25PM GMT 
halpark 11 Aug 2013 10:25PM GMT 
halpark 4 Aug 2013 7:57PM GMT 
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