This article gives a brief review of the use of herbicides on railways, chemicals used, and methods of application. The main emphasis is on methods applicable under British conditions of climate, population density, and social and legal standards. Photographs show spray equipment and a prototype spray train. The results of spray treatment using simazine weed-killer is shown graphically.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Hartley, G S
  • Publication Date: 1959-10-16

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 298-301
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00039306
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM