Miscellaneous Publishers

Jarrold Railway Series

No.5, Locomotives of the British Railways

By Alan Bloom, compiled by David Williams

Glossy card covers containing 32 Pages with a map, text and approx 50 colour and black & white photographs

Excellent condition

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Rails Between Wear & Tyne

By C.R.Warn

Published in softback (96 pages) by Frank Graham. This handbook is designed to be an introductory summary to the very complex network of railways between the rivers Wear & Tyne. Chapters within this book are titled; Routes 100-145 Wagonways To The South Bank Of The Tyne, Routes 150-160 Wagonways To The North Bank Wear, Routes 200-263 Publically Owned Railways, Routes 300-320 Major Privately Owned Industrial And Colliery Railways, Routes 400-459 Minor Privately Owned Industrial And Colliery Railways, Routes 500-503 Preserved Railway Lines, Museum Collections Within The Region. Contained within the book are numerous maps and illustrations.

In good condition, minor crease mark on cover

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The Tramways of Huddersfield

A History of Huddersfield Corporation tramways 1883-1940 by Roy Brook

Published by The Advertiser Press Ltd, Huddersfield, date unknown. 116 gloss pages contained within thick card covers

This rare and exciting book deals, as the tile suggests, with the birth, growth, development and eventual closure of this once extensive tram system, the first to run by a municipality. It has been signed by Roy himself

In very good condition stil with its original fold out system map, rear cover has a creased corner

£10.00 Order or Enquire
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Cavalcade Remembered - 1925

Official photographs of the 1925 Stockton and Darlington Centenary Celebrations

Published 1975 by British Railways. 84 pages, chock full of Black and White photos

Condition - Excellent

£2.50 Order or Enquire
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Cavalcade Reflections

Official British Rail Eastern Region Souvenir

Published 1975 by British Railways. 48 pages, full of Quality Black and White photographs.

Condition - Good, a previous sticker has caused some damage to rear cover

£1.50 Order or Enquire
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Cavalcade Retrospect

Companion Volume to Cavalcade Reflections

Published 1975 by British Railways. 48 pages, full of Quality Black and White photographs.

Condition - Good, a previous sticker has caused some damage to rear cover

£1.50 Order or Enquire
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Great Central Memories

London (Marylebone), Rugby, Leicester North, Nottingham, Sheffield (Victoria) - The London Extension

In this excellent study of the line, John Healy illustrates with skill the history of the railway bringing to life the many villages and communities it served. Featured throughout the book are anecdotes and photographs of the famous and not so famous events and trains which lasted until the line was eventually starved of all its traffic between the years 1960 and 1969.

Published by Baton Transport, 1987. 176 pages, hardback in excellent, top notch condition

£10.00 Order or Enquire
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The Final Link

A Pictorial history of the Great Western and Great Central Joint Line, the last main line steam railway to be built in England and its effect upon the Chilterns and South Midlands

A Midas Books publication, Hardback 144 pages, full of black and white images. Approx A4 in size

£10.00 Order or Enquire
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Lost Railways of Shropshire

In this well written and excellently researched book, author Leslie Oppitz explains the history of these lost line, the reasons for their construction and for their closure. His account also covers the preserved lines of the Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway, the Telford Horsehay Steam Trust and the Severn Valley Railway

158 Pages, gloss card covers, as new condition. Part of the Lost Railway Series

£8.00 Order or Enquire
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Midland Railway System Maps (The Distance Diagrams)

The Midland Railways Distance Diagrams were amongst the finest pieces of mapping undertaken by any of the pre grouping railway companies.

Each sheet was re issued individually from time to time as necessary; the later editions show the most detail and these books are comprised of these later 1900-1923 editions

Volume 4 - Birmingham to Bristol and Branches, South Wales, Somerset & Dorset Joint Line

Published by Peter Kay, 25 double page maps with insets

Condition - Excellent

£7.00 Order or Enquire
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Warwickshire Railway Society News

Volume 5 No.1 January 1966

4 pages with black and white images to fron and rear covers. Has been folded at some time but luckily remains intact

£1.00 Order or Enquire
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Farewell to the former GWR line Birmingham to Chester

Stephenson Locomotive Society, Midland Area. Sunday 5th March 1967

This 4 page booklet contains quality black and white images and a thorough route description. Originally compiled from the October 1963 Railway World article, The Shrewsbury and Chester Railway

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The Banbury to Verney Junction Branch

This book, is the history of the railway from Verney Junction to Banbury, a branch line of over 20 miles. Illustrated with many photographs, maps, plans, timetables and copious descriptions. A unique account of a railway that was picturesque and rural in character

A Lamplight publication, written by Bill Simpson, 174 pages, gloss card covers, A5 size

Excellent condition complete with fold out map at rear

£8.00 Order or Enquire
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Clear Road Ahead

This booklet was produced by 7029 Clun Castle Ltd and British Rail in association with The Birmingham Post for the open day at Tyseley MPD, 28th September 1969

The Clun Castle Ltd explaination is punctuated by many period black and white shots

Condition - Excellent

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Plymouth and Cornwall

The Last Days of Steam in Plymouth and Cornwall by Maurice Dart - Alan Sutton, Hardback

136 printed pages printed pages, of mostly black and white photographs, each with its own descriptive caption, a map.

As new in excellent condition

Condition - Excellent, No dust jacket

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Loco Profile No.3

Great Western 4 Cylinder 4-6-0s, published by Profile Publications in 1973

Approx 24 pages of history, anaylsis, technical data, B/W photos, technical drawings and a superb central double page, colour study of the GWR 4-6-0s.

Paperback book in good condition, some slight grubbiness.

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S & D 150 Rail Anniversary

Darlington Souvenir Programme 1975

Locally published, 52 Pages, Local advertisments and Black and White photographs.

Condition - Staples starting to rust causing a little staining, book as expected for a 30 year old show programme

£2.00 Order or Enquire
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Collecting Railway Antiques

Published by Patrick Stephens Limited and written by Cyril Bracegirdle. 144 pages, many Black and White images, some in Colour.

Broken down into 17 sections this is an easy entry point into collecting railwayana.

Condition - Good, just some minor cover creasing.

£5.00 Order or Enquire
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A Photographer's Guide to Railways

Written by Roger Siviter and published by Peerage Books in 1989

Large format 135 pages with 180 pictures in both colour and black and white. One of the finest contemporary railway photographers explains how you can improve the quality of your railway photographs.

Book in excellent condition, just previous owners signature inside cover, unobtrusive behind dust cover flap. Dust cover has some minor damage to top edge.

£5.00 Order or Enquire
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Tales of the Rails by Ernie Ross

Ernie Ross worked on the railways in the Bristol area from 1936 to 1976. This book of his stories covers a wide range of subjects from Rasputin, the station master and his antics, to the problems of working the Strawberry Special.

This book is full of humour, detail and gives a fine, unusual insiders account of railway working life

A lovely card covered book, published by Bristol Broadsides in 1984, 96 pages, contains many period B&W images in excellent condition.

£5.00 Order or Enquire
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