Home
Railway Books for sale.
Page generated on 10 Aug 2020
Click on the image to enlarge the picture.
All Pictures are scans of the actual items for sale.
Overseas customers please Email for quote.
Quoted Post & Packing is UK only at cheapest rate.

Search our website using the box on the left

1 ,2 ,3 ,4 ,5 ,6 ,7 ,8 ,9 ,10 ,11 ,12 ,13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Actual Book Image
TITLE & DESCRIPTION
Price

UK P&P


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.
£6.00
£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 Midland Region . Nigel Welbourn, Ian Allan LTD, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711022771. 128 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covers FINE Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and track plans.
£3.00
£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: 9780711024588. 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.
£4.50
£2.95

The Lost Lines of Britain - A Nostalgic Tip Along Britain's Railways Featuring Railway Walks and Cycles Paths.. Julian Holland, AA Publishing, 2010. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780749566302. 256 pages, 1.37kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINe d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, with location maps.
£5.00
£3.50

Lost Railways of Dorset . Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853066966. 160 pages. 350g. Soft covers, FINE with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs, some published for the first time in book form, plus four specially drawn route maps.
£4.00
£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 North & East Yorkshire.. Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 2007. Reprint. ISBN: 9781853069185. 160 pages, 330g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£4.50
£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

Lost Railways of the Chilterns.. Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 2000. Reprint. ISBN: 1853066435. 159 pages. 360g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. The author explains the history of these lost lines together with the reasons for their construction and their closure.
£4.00
£2.95

LSWR - A tribute to the London & South Western Railway. Cooper, B. K.; Antell, R., Ian Allan LTD, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711017808. 128 pages. 550g. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings and track plans. A pictorial history of the LSWR from its beginnings in 1838 through the grouping in 1923 and nationalisation in 1948 and up to the present.
£7.00
£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.
£16.00
£3.20

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 in the 1980s. Peter J.C. Skelton, Jane's, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071060310X. 96 pages, 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated boards. MINT Illustrated in colour.
£4.00
£2.95

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 line to Bournemouth: 1885-88. J. A Young, Bournemouth Local Studies Publications, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906287588. 36 pages, 75g. Pamphlet, Stapled soft card covers a little sun darkened, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£2.50
£2.00

Main line to Bournemouth: 1885-88. Young, J. A., Bournemouth local studies publication., 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 36 pages, 80g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£3.00
£2.00

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
£3.20

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
£3.20

Maritime Activities of the Somerset and Dorset Railway . Chris Handley, Millstream Books, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0948975636. 160 pages, 570g. Soft card covers FINE. SIGNED by the author with additional letter from the author loosely inserted. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£8.00
£2.95

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

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. Stone R.A, Kingfisher Railway Productions, 1985. Reprint. ISBN: 0946184046. 128 pages. 530g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans, this is a pictorial history of this now closed line.
£10.00
£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

Mid-Wales Railway (Oakwood Library of Railway History No.79). R.W. Kidner, The Oakwood Press, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853614067. 128 pages, 295g. soft card covers with slightly faded spine & previous owners name and date to reverse top corner of front cover. Near FINE with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£8.00
£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

Midland and Great Northern in Action. M. D.; Hemnell, P. R Beckett, Becknell Books, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907087043. 64 pages, 210g. Soft card covers (8VO) with scar to top 1" of slightly sunned spine only, so Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

Midland and Great Northern in Focus. M. D.; Hemnell, P. R Beckett, Becknell Books, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0907087000. 64 pages, 210g. Soft card covers (8VO) with old price sticker to rear, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

The Midland in the 1930s. Alan Whitehead, Ian Allan Ltd, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711012024. 112 pages, 500g. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings, plus route map to rear end-papers. A pictorial record of the variety of the LMS motive power.
£6.50
£2.95

The Midland Railway. Ellis, Hamilton C., Ian Allan Ltd, 1974. Reprint. ISBN: 0711005516. 184 pages, 280g. Soft card covers with light crease to rear bottom corner, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95
1 ,2 ,3 ,4 ,5 ,6 ,7 ,8 ,9 ,10 ,11 ,12 ,13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

Home