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The Archaeology of Industry. Hudson, Kenneth., Book Club Assiciates, 1976. Book Club. ISBN: . 128 pages, 565g. Brown cloth boards with slight bump to base of spine, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs and line drawings. The author has divided the book into five main sections, Mining and Quarrying, Metal-processing & Engineering, Manufacturing, Transport and food and drink, giving reference to several sites under each section from around the World. 4to.
£4.00
£2.95

The Archaeology of the Transport Revolution, 1750-1850. Ransom, Philip John Greer, World's Work, 1984. . ISBN: 043714335X. 208 pages. 1.14Kg. 4to A history of the revolution in British transport with a particular emphasis on the surviving relics of the period. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. Red cloth boards a little rubbed to edges o/w Near FINE with contents tight and clean, in a V.G. d/w with a light creasing and small repaired tear to top edge.
£6.50
£3.20

Archive- Issue 3 - September 1994 - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History. Parkhouse, Neil (Editor), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 245g. Soft card covers with slightly sunned spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans. Articles on the 'Brodsworth Colliery', 'The Peak Forest Tramway', 'Steam Rail Motor..' & 'Tower Bridge' amongst others.
£5.00
£2.95

Bridge across the Atlantic - The Story of John Rennie. Reyburn, Wallace, Harrap, 1972. First edition. ISBN: 0245508880. 160 pages. 530g. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly darkened d/w now in removable clear wrap. Illustrated with b/w plates. The biography of John Rennie, who from a farm boy in East Lothian, became one of the greatest engineers of the time.
£5.50
£2.95

Brunel : The Great Engineer. Bryan, Tim, Ian Allan Ltd, 2004. Reprint. ISBN: 0711026866. 160 pages. 790g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. A comprehensive and heavily illustrated account of the engineer and his work.
£8.00
£2.95

Brunels Britain. Beckett, Derrick, David & Charles, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715379739. 222 pages, 650g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Ilustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. The first systematic appraisal of Brunel's engineering achievements.
£7.00
£2.95

A Century of Traction Engines. Hughes. W. J., David & Charles, 1970. Reprint. ISBN: 071535020X. 262 pages. 520g. Card covers which are rubbed, scuffed and marked to all edges, Good+. Being an historical account of the rise and decline of an industry who's benefits to mankind were and are incalculable. A paperback edition of the book first published in 1959.
£3.50
£2.95

The Decline and Rise of British Industry. Clutterbuck, David; Crainer, Stuart, Mercury Books, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852510307. 388 pages. 770g. 8vo. Black cloth boards with inscription to front paste-down part hidden by d/w, o/w FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. The facts and statistics behind the collapse of British industrial power after the 2nd World War, and subsequent return to apparent health in the Thatcherite years.
£3.50
£2.95

Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A gazetteer of Sites Part II - Borough of Erewash.. Fowkes, Dudley, Derbyshire Archaeology Society, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0951136801. 44 pages, 70g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. 8vo. Illustrated with maps and b/w photographs.
£2.00
£1.60

English Provincial Posts 1633-1840 - A Study Based on Kent Examples.. Austen, Brian ., Phillimore, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0850332664. 192 pages. 400g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge-rubbed d/w. IIlustrated with b/w frontispiece and maps in the text. A well researched and detailed study of how the Post Office ran its services outside of London.
£8.00
£2.95

The Factory in a Garden - Wedgwood from Etruria to Barlaston, the Transitional Years.. Gater, Sharon & Vincent David, Keele Life Histories Centre, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871588006. 80 pages, 165g. Soft card covers with first and last pages a little age browned, FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Written to commemorate the laying of the foundation stone for the premises in Barlaston on September 1938.
£4.00
£2.00

Fred Dibnah's Age of Steam. Dibnah Fred & David Hall, BBC Books, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0563487437. 192 pages. 575g. Black cloth Boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. A complete history of the age of steam with a list of steam-related sites to visit up and down the country.
£5.00
£2.95

Geometric Patterns from Tiles & Brickwork. Field, Robert, Tarquin Publications, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899618120. 64 pages. 130g. Stapled card covers FINE. Wonderfully detailed b/w and colour photographs of architectural features no longer found in modern buildings.
£5.50
£1.60

A Guide to the Industrial Heritage of Avon.. Day, Joan, , 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 51 pages. 105g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with maps, b/w photographs and drawings. A guide to industrial archaeology sites in the county of Avon and adjoining boarders.
£4.00
£1.60

The Industrial Heritage of Britain. Bailey, Brian, Book Club Assiciates, 1982. Book Club. ISBN: 0852232284. 208 page, 875g. Gray cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w with very slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and maps.
£4.00
£2.95

The Industrial Past - Discover Dorset Series. Stanier, Peter , Dovecote Press, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874336555. 80 pages, 150g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£3.00
£2.00

Industrial Railway Record - No. 47 (April 1973). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the Griff Collieries of North Warwickshire, plus articles on 'Russian Beyers', Explosion at Llanelly, 'Railways and Insurance and the Kerr Stuwart 'Wren' class locomotive amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 63 (December 1975). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the Dover Harbour Contractors' Railway dating from the late 1800's, plus articles on some 'Decauville Locomotives', & Ministry of Munitions Locomotives, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 66 (JUNE 1976). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the 'Bagnall at Astillero, of 1894, plus articles on Narrow Gauge Railways in the Malvern Hills, A report from North Negros, mostly narrow gauge industrial lines & Pony Trucks and Mersey Tanks, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 68 (OCTOBER 1976). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of a Quarry railway at 'Penmaenmawr', plus articles on 'Joicey & Co. and its locomotives, An article on a small industrial loco call 'Somme', & the 'Bowes Railway' 150th Anniversary Celebration, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 81 (MARCH 1979). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of The Railways of the Leicester Navigation Company, plus articles on contractors locomotives, An article on the first locomotive built in Australia, also a description of a delightful 4 wheeled battery locomotive used by Sheffield Corporation & some recollections of Bedford Engineering, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 86 (SEPTEMBER 1980). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A detailed description of The Penmaenmawr Quarry Inclines, plus articles on The Carthagena & Herrerias Steam Tramways, Diesels for Kenya, & a description of The Trinity House Tramway, of Penzance amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

The Limit - Engineering on the Boundaries of Science. Dase, Mike., B.B.C Books, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 056337117X. 191 pages. 4to. 780g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Near Fine slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. Published to accompany the television series of the same name.
£3.50
£2.95

The Machinery of War : An Illustrated History of Weapons. Young, Peter, Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, 1973. . ISBN: 0246105909. 128 pages. 800g. Folio Red cloth boards FINE, in a Very Good edge-worn d/w. Fully illustrated with over 150 colour and b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.50
£2.95

Marconi's Atlantic Leap. Bussey, Gordon, Marconi Publications, 2000. First edition. ISBN: 0953896706. 96 pages. 450g. 4to. The story of the bridging of the Atlantic by wireless in 1901, illustrated with b/w photographs. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT.
£4.50
£2.95

The Metalliferous Mines of Wales.. D. Morgan Rees,, National Museum of Wales, , 1972. 1st Thus. ISBN: . 21 pages, 95g. Stapled soft card covers, a little sun darkened, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and location maps.
£3.00
£2.00

Mill Engine Preservation - 20 years work of the Northern Mill Engine Society. , Northern Mill Engine Society, 1986. First edition. ISBN: 0951115901. 40 pages. 75g. Stapled soft card covers lightly rubbed to all edges o/w FINE. Illustrated in b/w photographs. The society was formed in 1966 to preserve some of the steam engines from mills and factories of the mills in Lancashire and Yorkshire, and this booklet shows some of the items that have been rescued.
£4.50
£2.00

The Millennium Dome. Wilhide, Elizabeth , Ted Smart, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0583346952. 191 pages. 1.24Kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Fully illustrated in colour throughout.
£8.00
£3.20

The Past at Work. Burton, Anthony, British Broadcasting Corporation, 1980. 1st Thus. ISBN: 0563163860. 175 pages, 685g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. A fascinating look at our industrial past.
£4.00
£2.95

Ploughing by Steam - A History of Steam Cultivation Over the Years. John Haining & Colin Tyler, Model And Allied Publications, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853440417 . 360pp. 950g. Blue cloth boards, internally tight and clean. FINE in GOOD only, but complete, rubbed and edgeworn price-clipped d/w with faded spine creasing and 3cm repaired tear to front bottom edge, and now in removable clear protective wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line and scaled drawings.
£15.00
£3.20

A Pocket History of the British Working Class. Postgate, Raymond., N.C.L.C Publishing Society Ltd., 1964. 3rd Edition. ISBN: . 103 pages, 100g. Soft card covers a little marked, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w drawings.
£3.00
£2.00

Rosedale Mines and Railway (Research Report No.9). Hayes, R. H. & Rutter, J .G., The Scarborough Archaeology and Historical Society., 1977. Reprint. ISBN: . 32 pages. 115g. Stapled card covers FINE with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and track plan.
£7.00
£1.60

The Singing Line. Thomson, Alice, Chatto & Windus, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0701166762. 292 pages. 550g. 8vo. The story of the man who strung the Telegraph across Australia, and the woman who gave her name to Alice Springs. Illustrated with b/w plates and map to end papers. Blue cloth boards with a little darkening to page fore-edges o/w FINE with contents tight and clean, in a FINE d/w.
£4.50
£2.95

Steam Engines and Waterwheels - A pictorial study of some early mining machines. Woodall. Frank. D., Fraser Stewart, 1991. . ISBN: 0903485354. 96 pages. 480g. Black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, FINE in a lightly rubbed d/w with a little crease to rear top edge o/w Very Good. This book will be invaluable to the model engineer or industrial archaeologist.
£3.50
£2.95

Stephenson's Britain. Beckett, Derrick , David & Charles, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715382691. 239 pages, 790g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w plates and line drawings. Following a summary of the lives of the Stephensons, the book gives a systematic appraisal of Robert's work.
£9.00
£2.95

Surrey at Work in Old Photographs. Shepheard, Chris., Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750901276. 160 pages, 330g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with contemporary photgraphs showing the various forms of employment covering the last 100 years. A great source for the social as well as the industrial historian.
£3.50
£2.95

The Tunnel Under The Channel. Whiteside. Thomas, Rupert Hart-Davis, 1962. First edition thus. ISBN: . 133 pages. 340g. Illustrated with b/w plates and map the front end papers. Red cloth boards Near FINE in a Very Good price-clipped d/w. The early history of the Channel Tunnel from the days when it was first mooted over 150 years ago.
£3.50
£2.95

Victorian and Edwardian Windmills and Watermills from Old Photographs. Major, J. K.; Watts, Marvin, B. T. Batsford Ltd, 1983. Reprint. ISBN: 0713406216. Unpaginated. 480g. blue cloth boards, FINE in a d/w that is FINE but title text is faded (sunned), (See photo). The author is a member of the Wind & Watermill section for the Protection of Ancient Buildings.
£4.50
£2.95

Working Life in Britain - 1900 to 1950.. Anderson, Janice., Futura, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780708806777. 192 pages, 785g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs showing the life for the average working man and women in Britain.
£5.00
£2.95
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