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The London and Birmingham: A Railway of Consequence. David Jenkinson, Capital Transport, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854141023. 88 pages. 400g. Pictorial card covers with small bump to top corner, FINE. Illustrated with colour & b/w photographs, route map, line drawings and track plans. A pictorial history of the 150 years of operation on this line.
£5.00
£2.95

The London and North Eastern Railway - A Century and a half of progress, LNER 150.. Patrick Whitehouse; David St.John Thomas, David & Charles , 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715393324. 208 pages. 1.18 Kg. Gray cloth boards, FINE in Very Good d/w with repaired tear to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs.
£5.00
£3.50

London Commuter Lines - Volume 1 - Main Lines North of the Thames.. Hornby, Frank, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 1999. . ISBN: 1857941152. 144 pages. 410g. Soft covers Near MINT. The first in a two volume history of Londons suburban railways in the BR era 1948-1995. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£8.00
£2.95

London Midland - Then & Now. Morrison, Gavin, Book Club Assiciates, 1995. Book Club. ISBN: . 256 pages. 1.32kg. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The author revisits almost 300 locations in England, that are or were served by London Midland trains, covering some 30 - 40 years in the then & now format.
£7.00
£3.50

London Midland Region Steam Finale. Michael S WELCH, Runpast, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754492. Not paginated, 96pp? 480g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE. Illustrated in colour through-out showing the final days of steam in the region.
£4.50
£2.95

London MIdland Steam - DoubleHeaded.. Blake.W.A. [ Editor ]., D. Bradford Barton, . 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851532489. 80 pages, 470g. Near MINT in FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

London Midland Steam Revival [ Steam Portfolios 3 ]. Ballantyne, Hugh, Jane's Transport Press, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0710604548. 64 pages. 380g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. Oblong format. A pictorial history illustrated in colour throughout.
£5.00
£2.95

London Steam In The 1930s. Geoffrey Freeman ALLEN, Ian Allan, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009864. 112 pages. 470g. Red cloth boards, FINE in a Very Good d/w with crease along top edge. Illustrated with over 200 b/w photographs from the E.R. Wethersett collection, showing London steam between the Wars, plus route map to end-papres.
£5.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - East London Line.. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 2006. Reprint. ISBN: 1873793804. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this small section of line.
£8.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - London Bridge to Addiscombe including the Hayes Branch.. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793200. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this small section of line.
£8.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - North London Line: Broad Street to Willesden Jn. via Hamstead Heath. Vic; Smith, Keith Mitchell, Middleton Press, 2002. Reprint. ISBN: 9781873793947. 96 pages. 390g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Fully illustrated with b/w photograph maps and Track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

London Suburban Railways - West London Line, Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction.. Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 1998. Revised. ISBN: 1873793847. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. A detailed look at this areas railways.
£10.00
£2.95

London To Brighton - 150 Years of Britain's Premier Holiday Line. Baker, Michael H C, Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852601469. 232 pages. 840g. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, plus 8 pages in colour and route map to endpapers.
£9.00
£3.25

London, Brighton & South Coast Railway Miscellany. Robertson, KevinN, Ian Allan Ltd, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860935833. 128 pages, 770g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£9.00
£3.25

London, Tilbury and Southend Album. Dow, George, Ian Allan, Ltd., 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010854. 120 pages. 580g. Blue cloth boards with foxing to colour frontis only Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and route maps to end-paper. A history of the short 30 years of existance of this railway using many photographs dating before 1912.
£6.00
£2.95

London's Historic Railway Stations. John Betjeman, John Murray, 1981. Reprint. ISBN: 071952573X. 126 pages, 505g. Blue cloth boards with very slight age toning to top of page edges, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

London's Local Railways. Jackson, Alan A, David & Charles, 1984. 4th Impression. ISBN: 0715374796. 384 pages. 930g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route-maps, the majority of which have never been published before. A survey of almost 50 of London's local railway lines.
£8.00
£3.50

Lost Lines - Birmingham and the Black Country (Lost Lines Series). Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711028443. 128 pages. 370g. Soft card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and route maps. This book covers all the major closed routes in the area, plus many of the lost freight and railway depots.
£8.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - British Narrow Gauge.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2003. Reprint. ISBN: 0711027420. 128 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. A look at some 30 British Narrow Gauge lines that once operated in the UK.
£11.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - Eastern.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 1995. Reprint. ISBN: 0711023832. 128 pages. 350g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans.
£8.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - London.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026238. 128 pages. 370g. Soft covers slightly edge-rubbed, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - North Eastern. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan LTD, 1999. Reprint. ISBN: 0711025223. 128 pages. 390g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps. Examins the many lines of the area, including colsed sections of the Stockton & Darlington Railway, The Derwent Valley Light Railway, the Border Counties Railway, the line from Witby to Scarborough among others.
£10.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - Scotland. Nigel Welbourn, Ian Allan Ltd, 1999. Reprint. ISBN: 0711022763. 128 pages. 350g. Pictorial card covers, FINE. Illustrated with some 250 b/w photographs, maps and tickets. The lines visited include the Waverley route, Strathmore & Strathpeffer lines.
£5.00
£2.95

Lost Lines - Southern.. Welbourn, Nigel, Ian Allan Ltd, 2000. Reprint. ISBN: 0711024588. 112 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covered FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. Examines the railway routes that have been lost over the last 60 years.
£6.00
£2.95

Lost Railways of Hampshire. Oppitz, Leslie, Countryside Books, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853066893. 160 pages, 360g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. Explains the history of the lines now closed, the reason for their construction and final closure, also looks at the now preserved Mid-Hants (Watercress Line) railway.
£7.00
£2.95

Lost Railways of Surrey . Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853067717. 160 pages, 330g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£4.50
£2.95

LSWR Carriages Volume 1: 1838-1900. Weddell, Gordon, Wild Swan Publications Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874103089. 245 pages, 1.25kg. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illlustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings indeal for the modeller or historian.
£55.00
£3.50

LSWR Carriages Volume 3 - Non-passenger Carriage Stock. G.R Weddell, Kestrel Railway Books, 2005. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0954485955. viii +164 pages. 1.0Kg, Brown cloth Boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with very slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. A chronological history with types, details running numbers for the historirain or modeller.
£13.00
£3.50

The LSWR West Country Lines - Then & Now.. Hawkins, Mac., David & Charles, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715301225. 224 pages. 1.2Kg. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w with some internal spotting. A collection of photographs of the LSWR at work thoughout the west country, with b/w photographs amd some colour, trackplans, and route map to end-papers. Compares scenes in the days of steam, with matched pictures of the same scenes today.
£9.00
£3.50

The Lure of Steam. Eric Treacy, Guild Publishing , 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 1856482057. 208pp. 960g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs of working steam locomotives taken by the author.
£6.50
£2.95

The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway. Brown Prideaux Radcliffe, Atlantic Transport Publishers, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906899680. 135 pages, 775g. Green cloth boards with previous owners Ex-Lib plate to front paste-down, so Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with small tear to bottom edge. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and line drawings.
£18.00
£3.25

The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway 1895 - 1935. Catchpole, L. T., The Oakwood Press, 1988. 7th Edition. ISBN: 085361363X. 84 pages, 300g. Soft card covers with slightly sunned spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps, track plans, gradient profile and scaled line drawings. This latest edition of this definitive work, has been revised using more photographs, documents and ephemera.
£7.00
£2.95

The Lyton and Barnstaple Railway.. Brown. G.A., J.D.C.A. Prideaux and H.G. Radcliffe., David & Charles, 1980. Reprint. ISBN: 0715349589. 134 pages. 380g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line and scale drawings plus track plans.
£9.00
£2.95

M & G N in Focus.. Beckett M. D. & Hemnell P. R., Becknell Books, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907087000. 64 pages. 200g. Pictorial card covers with sunning to spine. Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map. A pictorial history of this East Anglian railway jointly owned by the Great Northern & Midland railways.
£8.00
£2.00

A M. & S. W. J. R. ALBUM - A Pictorial History of the Midland and South Western Junction Railway Vol.1 1872-1899. Bridgeman, Brian, Bird, Denis & Barrett David., Redbrick Publishing, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 095071822X. Not paginated. 150g. Soft covers with light crease to top corner & just a little `sunned ' to edges and spine, but contents are tight and clean. V.G. Illustrated with 80 early b/w photographs of the line, plus route map.
£5.00
£1.60

Main Line Steam Trust - Development Appeal . , Main Line Steam Trust, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 16 pages, 80g, Oblong format stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map. The early beginnings of the trust whos aim in 1969 was to create an environment where steam locomotives could operate under realistic conditions in a main line environment, namely, the former Great Central Railway.
£4.00
£1.60

Main Lines Across The Border.. Nock O.S., & Cross, Derek , Ian Allan Ltd, 1982. Revised. ISBN: 0711011184. 222 pages. 630g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. In this revised and updated edition, the author includes diesel and electric working, along with a completely new selection of photographs.
£6.00
£2.95

Main Lines in the Peak District - A Pictorial History. Christopher P. Nicholson (Compiler), Dalesman Books, 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0852063717. 80 pages, 200g, (12mo) Soft card covers a little rubbed and darkened, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs,
£3.50
£2.00

Main Lines to the West.. Rocksborough-Smith, Simon, Ian Allan Ltd, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011176. 128pp. 500g. Green cloth boards a lttle faded to top edge, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout.
£6.00
£2.95

Mainly Scottish Steam. Middlemass, Thomas, David & Charles, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071536328X. 157 pages, 345g, Red cloth boards with age browning to free end-papers, FINE in a Near FINE d/w with sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£4.00
£2.95

The Manifold Valley and its Light Railway. Keys. R. and Porter. L. , Moorland Publishing, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: . Not Paginated. 135g. Soft card covers creased to front and edge-worn. Near Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track planes, adverts, a detailed photographic account of all aspects of this short lived railway, which closed in 1934.
£4.50
£1.60

Manx Electric Railway Album. Hendry R Preston and R Powell Hendry, Hillside Publishing, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0905093303. 112 pages. 700g. Brown cloth boards with slight browning to page edges, and previous owners book plate to end-paper, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w with a small repaired tear to bottom rear edge. The story of one of the world's first electric railway,s, still running today. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£6.00
£3.25

Mapping Britain's Lost Branch Lines - A nostalgic look at Britain's branch lines in old maps and photographs. Paul Atterbury, David & Charles, 2013. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1446302830. 256 pages, 1.33kg. Gray pictorial boards with gilt lettering, Near MINT. No d/w as published. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and maps.
£9.00
£3.25

Maunsell's SR Steam Carriage Stock (Series X37). David Gould, The Oakwood Press, 1990. Enlarge and Revised Edition. ISBN: 0853614016. 144 pages, 330g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings.
£14.00
£2.95

Memories of Steam - Reliving the Golden Age of Brisyain's Railways.. Tom Quinn, David & Charles, 2009. Reprint. ISBN: 0715329561. 251 pages, 1.23kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£4.00
£3.50

Memories of Steam around Britain. Lynch, P. J.., Bradford Barton, . First edition. ISBN: 0851532424. 96 pages. 530g. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, page edges slightly darkened , o/w contents tight and clean, Near FINE in dust wrapper with darkening to top and bottom edges and a little edge worn o/w Very Good.
£3.00
£2.95

Men of the Great Western. Grafton, Peter ., Geaorge Allen & Unwin, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0043850758. 94 pages. 420g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The author takes you through the process of locomotive preparation and the daily work routine.
£6.00
£2.95

The Meon Valley Railway: Part 1: Building the Line. Kevin Robertson (Compiler), Noodle Books, 2011. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906419479. 80 pages, 600g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustraetd with b/w and colour photographs.
£7.50
£2.95

Metre Gauge Railways in South and East Switzerland. Marshall, John , David & Charles, 1974. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715364081. 262 pages. 585g. Maroon cloth boards FINE, in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and gradient profiles. A detailed history of one of the largest meter gauge systems in Europe, including rolling stock, locomotives and signalling.
£14.00
£2.95

The Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway. Wrottesley, A. J., David and Charles, 1981. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0715381733. 221 pages, 475g. Brown cloth boards with previous book seller stamp to reverse of title page, FINE, in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95
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