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Railways in the Wight

Railways in the Wight by CJ Whittington.

1972 revised 2nd edition
Originally written at the time of the Beeching cuts it was fully revised in the early 1970's and gives a comprehensive record of the railway on the Isle of Wight.
Pamphlet 30 pages A

Used very good for £2.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Steam Locomotives

Steam Locomotives by Alan Williams & David Percival.

1964, Veteran and Vintage Series from Ian Allen Publishers
This is a comprehensive guide to 60 steam locomotives complete with black and white photographs of each engine.
Hardback 63 pages A

Used like new for £3.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

"It can now be revealed" - More about British Railways in Peace and War

revealed

1945 issued by the British Rail Press Office, comprehensive and fully indexed account of British Rail's role in war time complete with copious black and white photographs.
Pamphlet 64 pages A

Used very good condition for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Model Railways Locomotive Album

Model

1971 1st edition, published by Model & Allied Publications Ltd, 'Do you remember Hornby Tinplate?' the author asks and if you do then this is the book for you. Fully illustrated with diagrams and black and white photographs of both model and full size engines and places.
Hardback 112 pages A

Used very good condition for £7.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Inverness Before Railways

Inverness by Isobel Anderson

Reproduced by The Inverness Bookshop from the original 1885 edition by A & W Mackenzie, limited edition of 2000 copies, a delightful account of life in Inverness in the 19th century before the arrival of rail travel.
Paperback 193 pages A

Used like new for £9.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Steam Railways and Engines

Fire & Steam

Fire & Steam

by Christian Wolmar, paperback, 2007
How the Railways Transformed Britain
ISBN 9781843546306

Used very good, slight wear to corners
£5.00

Mallard

Mallard

by Don Hale, 2008
How the 'Blue Streak' broke the world speed record
On 3rd July 1938 at 4.22 in the afternoon, the Mallard swept through Grantham on the East Coast mainline towards Kings Cross. By the time she pulled into Peterborough 26 minutes later she had reached a top speed of 126mph - a world record.
ISBN 9781781313916

Used like new, unread book with slight wear to corners
£4.00

Memories of Steam Around Britain

Memories by P J Lynch.

Published by D Bradford Barton Ltd
Photograph after photograph commemorating steam rail travel appropriately ending with a photograph of Barry - 'a graveyard and a birthplace'.
ISBN 085153242X
Hardback 96 pages A

Used very good for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Hampshire Steam

hampshiresteam

by Michael Welch.

2000, published by Capital Transport
Scenes from the fifties and sixties illustrated with full colour photographs describing the variety of steam transport during that era.
ISBN 1854142291
Paperback 80 pages A

Used very good but has a crease to front cover and price has been clipped from back cover for £6.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Awdry's Steam Railways

awdrysteam by Christopher Awdry.

1996 published by INDEX
A celebration of steam on ten preserved British steam railways.
ISBN 085153242X
Hardback 159 pages A

Used very good for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Discovering Preserved Railways

by F G Cockman.
6th edition updated by Keith L Lewis

2003 published by Shire Publications
There are now many thriving preserved railways, societies and museums to enjoy around the country. This guide describes 57 railways where the glory of the steam locomotive - the sight, the sound, the smell - lives on!
ISBN 0747805687
Paperback 144 pages A

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Steam Steam

by the Museum of the Great Western Railway, 2005

Softback; colour illustrations A

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Streamlined Steam: Britain's 1930s Luxury Expresses

Streamlined Steam

by A. J. Mullay, 1994 Brian Soloman, 2006

Hardback; published by David & Charles; Britain's 1930's luxury expresses. A

Used, very good for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Books

Dangerous Days on the Victorian Railways

Dangerous Days on the Victorian Railways

by Terry Deary, 2015
from the creator of Horrible Histories
Often recognised as having revolutionised travel and industrial Britain, Victorian railways were perilous. Disease, accidents and disasters accounted for thousands of deaths and many more injuries
ISBN 9781780226361

Used like new, unread book with slight marks to one corner
£5.00

Britain from the Rails

Britain from the Rails

by Benedict Le Vay, paperback 2nd edition, 2014
A window gazer's guide including the nation's best-kept secret railways
This window gazer's guide gives the inside track on the compelling histories, amusing stories and beautiful sights associated with Britain's finest railways including the World's no.1 railway.
ISBN 9781841629193

Used like new, unread book with slightest shelf wear only
£6.00

Modern Locomotives Modern Locomotives

by Derek Avery, 1994

A worldwide survey of diesel and electric motive power and a story of their development from narrow gauge to TGV high speed.

Published by Selecta. Paperback 96 pages. A ISBN 1853268127

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Lambert's Railway Miscellany Lambert's Railway Miscellany

by Anthony Lambert, 2010

'A book you can't do without... full of fascinating gems'
Ideal Gift!

Published by Ebury Press. Hardback 248 pages. A ISBN 9780091937713

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Discovering Britain's Lost Railways Discovering Britain's Lost Railways

by Paul Atterbury, 1995

A way to find out about those branch lines long gone but not forgotten.

Published by AA. Hardback 159 pages. A ISBN 0749510455

Used like new for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Great Victorian Railway Journeys Great Victorian Railway Journeys

by Karen Farrington, 2012.

Hardback; published by BBC; forward by Michael Portillo;
Colour and black and white illustrations; based on the BBC television series

New for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Holiday in Austria

Railway Holiday in Austria

by O.S.Nook, 1965.

Hardback; railway holiday series no 3.

Used, very good condition for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Great British Railway Journeys Great British Railway Journeys

by Charlie Bunce, 2011

Hardback; published by Collins; colour and black and white illustrations;
forward by Michael Portillo; contains the 9 journeys from the BBC series of the same name

New for £16.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Streamliner Memories

Streamliner Memories

by Mike Schafer, 1999

Softback; published by MBI; part of the Enthusiast Color Series

New for £65.00 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Vintage Diesel Locomotives Vintage Diesel Locomotives

by Mike Schafer, 1998

Softback; published by MBI; part of the Enthusiast Color Series

New for £24.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Freight Train Cars

Freight Train Cars

by Mike Schafer with Mike McBride, 1999

Softback; published by MBI; part of the Enthusiast Color Series

New for £49.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Lynn and Hunstanton The Lynn and Hunstanton Railway and the West Norfolk Branch

by Stanley C Jenkins, 1987

Hardback; published by The Oakwood Press

Used like new for £16.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

America's Railroads: the second generation

America's Railroads

by Don Ball Jr, 1980

Hardback; published by W W Norton & Co; colour illustrations

New for £37.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Walks - exploring disused railways

Railway Walks

by Gareth Lovett Jones, 1983

Hardback; published by David and Charles; black and white illustrations

Used, very good condition for £8.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

EMD Locomotives

EMD Locomotives

by Brian Soloman, 2006

Hardback; published by Voyageur Press; colour illustrations

New for £59.95 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Light Railways Light Railways: Their Rise and Decline

by W.J.K.Davies, 1964

Hardback; published by Ian Allen

Collectible, very good condition for £14.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Other Railway Books

Encyclopaedia Pocket Encyclopaedia of British Steam Locomotives in Colour. 1st edition
by O.S. Nock, 1964
Hardback; published by Blandford Press;.

Used like new for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

McIntosh The McIntosh Locomotives of the Caledonian Railway
by A.B.MacLeod, 1944
Pamphlet binding; published by Ian Allen; forms part of the ABC Locomotive Series; black and white illustrations

Used, good for £11.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Shire Album Shire Album 14 - Railway Architecture
by F.G.Cockman, 1976
Pamphlet binding; published by Shire Publications Ltd; black and white illustrations

Used, very good for £5.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railway Photographs

Great Railway Photographs
by Eric Treacy, 2007
Softback; published by Bounty Books; colour and black and white illustrations; a classic collection of the finest railway photographs in the British Isles.

New for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Tickets Please!

Tickets Please!
by Paul Atterbury, 2008
Softback; published by David & Charles; colour and black and white illustrations; a nostalgic journey through railway station life by the author of Along Lost Lines

Used, like new for £7.50 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Locomotives

Locomotives
by Colin Garratt & Max Wade-Matthews, 2006
Softback; published by Hermes House; colour illustrations; comprehensive and informative; a complete history of the world's great locomotives and fabulous train journeys.

Used very good for £9.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

LMS150

LMS150
by Patrick Whitehouse & David St John Thomas, 1988
Hardback; published by David & Charles; colour and black and white illustrations; celebration of the 150 years anniversary of the London & Scottish Railway.

Used good for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

SR150

SR150
by David St John Thomas & Patrick Whitehouse, 1988
Hardback; published by David & Charles; colour and black and white illustrations; celebration of the 150 years anniversary of the Southern Railway.

Used good for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Railways in Britain

The Illustrated History of Railways in Britain
by Geoffrey Freeman Allen, 1982
Hardback; published by Marshall Cavendish; colour and black and white illustrations; an illustrated history.

Used good for £7.99 with FREE delivery for UK addresses.

Steam

Steam Around The Hampshire & Dorset Coast
by Mike Arlett & David Lockett, 2001
Hardback; published by Ian Allen; colour illustrations; detailed histories of the lines and locomotives of this region.

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Railway Fiction

Railway Ghosts

Railway Ghosts

by J A Brooks, paperback, 1985
16 stories of the supernatural from the golden age of steam in Britain
These tales deal with many different aspects of the supernatural and unworldly happenings affecting railwayman and passengers of different generations.
ISBN 0711702853

Used acceptable, some wear
£3.00

Supernatural Steam

Supernatural Steam

by J A Brooks, paperback, 1992
The follow up edition to Railway Ghosts with another great collection of strange stories with a flavour of the supernatural set along steam railway lines around the country.
ISBN 0711705933

Used good, some shelf wear to cover
£3.00

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