The Necropolis Railway: A Jim Stringer Mystery (Jim Stringer Mysteries)

The Necropolis Railway: A Jim Stringer Mystery (Jim Stringer Mysteries)

Andrew Martin


Bright and bold, younger Jim Stringer strikes from the English nation-state to London deter- mined to turn into a railway guy. it really is 1903, the sunrise of the Edwardian age, whilst steam runs the state and the railways force growth. Jim can’t think his good fortune to have got his foot within the door at South East Railway, run out of Waterloo Station. He reveals, besides the fact that, that his tasks contain a graveyard shift, literally—a railway line that takes coffins from London morgues to the large new cemeteries being dug within the city’s outskirts. He additionally learns that his predecessor had disappeared and that his coworkers appear to have shaped an speedy loathing for him. compelled to stay through his wits and to reach at his personal deductions—assisted through his landlady, for whom he falls— he attempts to determine what's going ahead of he's issued a one-way price ticket at the Necropolis Railway.

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