Democratization of public transportation since 1820

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Göran Andolf - University of Gothenburg, Department of History

Description

The study deals with the variations of caravan traffic, i.e. the number of departed horses per year in the whole country and in various counties (1855-1906) and in tax charge districts and at single inns (about 1820-1920). Furthermore the variations in sea passenger traffic, i.e. yearly incomes for 66 passenger vessels in domestic traffic during the period of 1860 to 1920. Above this there is information on opening and closing hours per year of Göta Kanal and Trollhätte Kanal and the person kilometers of the railways.

Subject area

TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL, HISTORY (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Transport Systems and Logistics, History (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Göran Andolf - University of Gothenburg, Department of History

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0037

Description

The study deals with the variations of caravan traffic, i.e. the number of departed horses per year in the whole country and in various counties (1855-1906) and in tax charge districts and at single inns (about 1820-1920). Furthermore the variations in sea passenger traffic, i.e. yearly incomes for 66 passenger vessels in domestic traffic during the period of 1860 to 1920. Above this there is information on opening and closing hours per year of Göta Kanal and Trollhätte Kanal and the person kilometers of the railways.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1820-01-01 — 1920-12-31

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis

Data contains personal data

No

Subject area

TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL, HISTORY (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Transport Systems and Logistics, History (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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2013-12-17
https://doi.org/10.5878/001623

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Democratization of public transportation since 1820

Citation

Göran Andolf. University of Gothenburg, Department of History (2013). <em>Democratization of public transportation since 1820</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001623">https://doi.org/10.5878/001623</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Göran Andolf - University of Gothenburg, Department of History

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis

Time period(s) for data collection: 1979-09-01 — 1979-09-30

Source of the data: Registers/Records/Accounts: Historical

Variables

13

Number of individuals/objects

3812

Published: 1983-01-01
Last updated: 2018-11-19