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Great Western Steam In the West Country

By: 4588

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Truro, Cornwall, D. Bradford Barton: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050813

ISBN: 0851532888

Condition: Very Good


Puts the accent on train working the in the Great Western territory in the last decade of steam including many of its less well-known aspects of traffic - Ocean Liner Specials, Kingswear coal trains, broccoli specials and the like. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 96 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Locomotives of the North Staffordshire and the London Tilbury and Southend Railways

By: Allchin, M. C. V

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Fareham, Hampshire, Author: 1943

Seller ID: 049346

Condition: Fair


11 page stapled booklet marking the third in the series of Locomotive Registers with the information arranged in numerical order of the running numbers. Internally clean copy in paper wraps showing some small losses. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Trains Annual 1953

By: Allen, Cecil J. ( Edited By )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan Ltd: 1953

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 062279

Condition: Good


Includes numerous b/w photographs along with commentary and articles. Also contains beautifully illustrated coloured, double-spread paintings of the London-Paris Night Ferry, the City of Hereford, the Cornish Riviera, and The Queen of Scots. Appears to lack the blank ffep. Good, clean copy - 96 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Modern Railways Vol XIX No 186 March 1964

By: Allen, G. Freeman (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan Ltd: 1964

Seller ID: 036162

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy of this 1960's magazine for train enthusiasts. Contents include - The Southern and the Snow; Design for a Pocket Bradshaw; B.R. cuts deficit by 17m; Operational Experience and Maintenance of BR Electric Locomotives; The Changing Scene at Leeds; Train Braking the Next Steps; etc View more info

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Modern Railways Vol XIX No 187 April 1964

By: Allen, G. Freeman (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan Ltd: 1964

Seller ID: 036163

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy of this 1960's magazine for train enthusiasts. Contents include Passenger Travel Campaign in the Norwich Area; BR Electric Locomotive Reaches 119mph on test; BR take the first duplicate route decisions in the South West; The Midland's Accelerated Timetable the First Year II, Revised Midland Carriage Rosters save 113 vehicles etc View more info

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Modern Railways Vol XVII No 177 June 1963

By: Allen, G. Freeman (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan Ltd: 1963

Seller ID: 036164

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy of this 1960's magazine for train enthusiasts. Contents include A Bus Operator's View of Beeching; the Beeching Plan Interpreted; BR Summer Timetables; Class 7* Freight working from New England to London; The Rheingold beats The Mistral; etc View more info

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Great Western Steam in the West Country

By: Arlett, Mike; Lockett, David

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, Oxford Publishing Company: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 056460

ISBN: 0860934802

Condition: Near Fine


The first volume of nostalgic photographs with commentary from the Norman Lockett Collection. Clean, glossy copy in an unclipped d/w. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Histoire Des Chemins De Fer En France

By: Armand, M. Louis (compiler)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Presses Modernes: 1963

Seller ID: 046548

Condition: Very Good


TEXT IN FRENCH. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. History of the French railways. 416 pages. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Somerset and Dorset Railway

By: Atthill, Robin

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David & Charles: 1980

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 029611

ISBN: 0715343122

Condition: Near Fine


With contributions on locomotives etc by O.S. Nock. Tells the story of the line, with the splendid blue livery, from its beginnings in 1850 to its sad demise under the Beeching axe in 1966. Clean, square copy in a d/w protected by a plastic film. 200 pages including index. View more info

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Awdry's Steam Railways

By: Awdry, Christopher

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Boxtree Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039935

ISBN: 0752216007

Condition: Very Good


A glorious celebration of steam on ten preserved British steam railways as the well-known son of the Rev. W. Awdry takes us on a fascinating trip along each line and on the way discovers its history, the people who work and travel on it, and the places that the line passes through. Large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 160 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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GWR Two Cylinder 4-6-0s and 2-6-0s

By: Bradley, Rodger

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 056609

Condition: Very Good


Surveys all the classes, taking as a starting point the Dean designs at the turn of the century which gave way to the Churchward and Collett 4-6-0s. Clean glossy copy in a d/w - 96 pages including appendix and index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Les Plus Belles Annees Des Trains Francais

By: Broncard, Yves

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Selection Du Reader's Digest: 1999

Seller ID: 046533

ISBN: 2709808897

Condition: Very Good


TEXT IN FRENCH. A very good clean hardback illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. 160 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Observer's Book of British Steam Locomotives

By: Casserley, H. C.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co: 1974

Seller ID: 063080

ISBN: 0723215391

Condition: Very Good


With over 140 b/w illustrations. A condensed outline of the steam locomotive in the British Isles from its beginning early in the 19th C until the cessation of steam traction in the nationalized BR system in 1968. Clean, square hardback in unclipped d/w which has slight tanning to spine strip- 190 pages including index. Print Line 9.874. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Surrey and Sussex by Rail : A Guide to the Routes, Scenery and Towns

By: Collett, Graham

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, Jarrold: 1988

Seller ID: 049343

ISBN: 0711703310

Condition: Very Good


Attempts to show how public transport , especially the railways, can be used to the full in that part of England lying south and south-west of London with most places mentioned in the text able to be visited for just an hour or two, simply by alighting from one train and continuing on the next one and giving a flavour line by line of what you can see and what you can visit. A very good clean paperback. 64 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Book of the V2 2-6-2s : Includes the V4s

By: Coster, Peter

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Clophill, Bedfordshire, Irwell Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066455

ISBN: 1903266939

Condition: Very Good


The fourth detailed study of the large express steam locomotives of the LNER, setting out their history and work and discussing and commenting on their design. Christmas gift inscription to ffep else a clean, glossy, large format hardback in laminated boards - 200 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Severn Valley Locomotives

By: Ferris, Tom

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, Midland Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049324

ISBN: 1857800303

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the line which runs from Bridgnorth to Kidderminster and can fully justify its claim to be 'Britain's Premier Steam Railway' with its unbeatable collection of ex-British Railways steam locomotives and a growing number of historic diesel types, which can be seen on the railway. View more info

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On the Settle & Carlisle Route

By: Flinders, T. G.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Waltham Abbey, Essex., Fraser Stewart: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 029587

ISBN: 1856480364

Condition: Very Good


Takes the reader over the line in five pictorial stages with the occasional flashback to the days of steam. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy in a d/w protected with a plastic film. 112 pages including bibliography. Reliable next post dispatch. View more info

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1001 Model Railway Questions and Answers

By: Freezer, C. J.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Patrick Stephens: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049295

ISBN: 1852604085

Condition: Very Good


Covers every aspect of model railways from choice of location, scale and gauge - inside and out - through basic construction, track-laying, scenery and wiring to control of locomotives, points and signals. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 224 pages Illustrated with line-drawings. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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V2 Class Green Arrows

By: Freezer, C.J.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, Haynes: 1984

Seller ID: 049360

Condition: Very Good


Looks at the history of the V2 Green Arrow class of the LNER - often called 'the engine that won the war' - the second of Gresey's 'second-generation' locomotives and among the most efficient steam locomotives ever built. A very good clean hardback illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Slight tanning to page edges. 56 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Last Days of Steam in Surrey and Sussex

By: Glenn, David Fereday

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049294

ISBN: 0862995310

Condition: Very Good


A fascinating photographic record of an era now gone and lost forever. Large Christmas gift inscription to the ffep else a clean square hardback in a d/w - 128 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info