Book "The Vidzeme Railway"
Authors: Toms Altbergs, Andris Biedrins
The book tells about the history, preservation and revival of
the narrow gauge railway Gulbene - Alūksne which was
constructed in 1903. Several chapters of the book are
devoted to rolling stock, railway tracks, bridges and signalling
as well as maintenance and train services.
In addition the reader will find information on natural and
historical sites in vicinity of the railway line as well as
on tourist attractions and festivities on this Latvia's only
The book is richly illustrated with historical and contemporary
pictures and contains maps, plans, tables and copies of
Publisher: Industrial Heritage Trust of Latvia, 2008.
You can buy this book
In the Gulbenes depot, Viestura street 16G
or contacted directly the author Andris Biedrins (phone - +371 20283293,