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The Peak Forest Tramway including The Peak Forest Canal. (Locomotion Papers No. 38). Ripley, David., The Oakwood Press, 1995. 3rd Enlarged Reprint. ISBN: 0853613788. 72 pages. 160g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

The Peak Line. Stephenson, John M., Oakwood Press, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 085361282X. 88 pages. 150g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed. Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map, and gradient map. Covers the history of the line from construction to the forming of the 'Peak Railway Society'.
£4.00
£1.60

Photographers Guide to Railways. Siviter, Roger, Peerage Books, 1989. . ISBN: 1850521336. 135 pages. 780g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 180 black & white and colour photographs. Guidance and advise for those interested in railway photography by the author who is himself an experienced railway photographer.
£3.00
£2.95

Photos from the Fifties Collection - Variety on the Southern 1948 to 1968.. Davies, Hugh., Noodle Books, 2011. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906419585. 60 pages, 520g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards with small chip to top edge, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs looking at different aspects of the Southern Railway.
£4.00
£2.95

A Pictorial Guide to Southern Wagons and Vans. Terry Gough, Kestrel Railway Books, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781905505043. 152 pages, 1.06kg. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w with crease to top edge. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and each wagon shown with 4mm scaled line drawings. Ideal for the modeller.
£12.00
£3.20

A Pictorial Record of Great Western Signalling. Adrian Vaughan, Oxford Publishing Co., 1984. Revised Edition. ISBN: 0860933466. 160 pages, 875g. Green cloth boards with slight lean to top of spine. FINE in a Near FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. Written by an ex-railway signalman, who worked 13 years at the job.
£24.00
£2.95

A Pictorial Record of LMS Road Vehicles. Twells, H. N. & Bourne, T. W., Oxford Publishing Co., 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860931749. Not paginated. 1.14Kg. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a Very Good d/w slightly rubbed to extremities and partially sunned spine, in clear removable wrap. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. Covers the period from the horse-drawn drays & tram cars to the motor lorries and buses of more recent times. Many interesting scaled drawings have been reproduced, along with original specifications.
£16.00
£3.20

A Pictorial Record of LNER Wagons. Tatlow, Peter, Oxford Publishing Co., 1983. Reprint. ISBN: 0902888927. vi + 180 pages, 985g. Blue cloth boards a little darkened to top and bottom edges, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w slightly darkened to top edge. Illustrated with over 350 b/w photographs and 89 scaled line drawings from offical soruces.
£16.00
£3.20

A Pictorial Record Of Southern Electric Units - Drawings And Plans . Brian Golding, Noodle Books, 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906419349. 232 pages, 1.45kg. Oblong format Pictorial laminated boards MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and many scaled line drawings to 4mm 'oo' gauge showing make up of trains and construction details. Ideal for the modeller of historian.
£20.00
£3.20

A Pictorial Record of Southern Signals. Pryer, G. A., Oxford Publishing Co., 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902888811. 200 pages, 1.1kg Green cloth boards, Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. A detailed history of Southern Railway signals.
£15.00
£3.20

The Picture History Of The Somerset & Dorset Railway. Atthill, Robin. , David & Charles, 1980. Reprint. ISBN: 0715349333. 112 pages,. 450g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with the b/w photographs of Ivo Peters, H.C. Casserley and R.C. Riley amongst others.
£8.00
£2.95

The Piers, Tramways and Railways at Ryde. Maycock, M.J. & Silsbury, R., The Oakwood Press, 2005. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853616361. 176 pages, 510g. Blue cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs & track plans.
£11.00
£2.95

The Pocket Railway Books - No 2 Great Western. Montague, Kieth (Compiler), Oxford Publishing Co., 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902888684. 64 pages, 145g. Sprial bound soft card covers a little creased to front, FINE. Illustrated with many contemporary b/w photographs, showing many aspects that made the Great Western Railway so unique, including a jet powered snow plough, and many of the small industrial locomotives produced. A must for modeller and historian.
£6.00
£2.95

Portait of Steam. Eric Treacy, Prc, 1991. Reprint. ISBN: 1856480100. 200 pages, 1.01kg. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout.
£4.00
£3.20

Portrait of the Isle of Wight Railways. Kardas, Handel, Ian Allan Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711025746. 112 pages. 490g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT. A celebration of the life and character of this small railway. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£16.00
£2.95

Portrait of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway. Chris LEIGH, Ian Allan Ltd, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711013306. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boardswith previous owners Ex=Lib plate to paste-down, so FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and route maps plus scales line drawings. A history of this North Devon narrow gauge railway.
£8.00
£2.95

Portrait of the West Somerset Railway - 25 Years of Preservation Preogress.. Allan Stanistreet, Ian Allan LTD, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711024871. 96 pages, 430g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. SINGED by the author to front free end-paper. Illustrated with b/w photographs showing the hard work put in to restore this stretch of railway.
£3.50
£2.95

Portsmouth Railways - The Portsmouth Papers No.6 . Course, Edwin., Portsmouth City Council, 1972. Reprint. ISBN: . 26 pages. 100g. Stapled soft card covers, with covers a little marked & edge rubbed, but with contents and staples tight and clean. Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£6.00
£2.00

Portsmouth to Southampton (South Coast Railway Albums). Victor Mitchell; Keith Smith, Middleton Press, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906520312. 96 pages, 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Includes the lines to the Hamble Oil Terminal and Southampton Docks.
£8.00
£2.95

Pre-Grouping Railway Junction Diagrams 1914. , Ian Allan, 1982. Reprint. ISBN: 0711012563. 158 pages of track diagrams in colour, with 7 page index. 740g. Oblong format. Pictorial glazed boards with blue and gilt cloth spine with small dent and scar on top edge. Very Good with the contents tight and clean. 1980's reprint of 1914 edition
£7.00
£2.95

Preserved Locomotives and Multiple Units. Fox. Peter & Howard Johnston, Platform 5, 1987. Fourth edition. ISBN: 0906579686. 80 pages. 160g. Pictorial card covers, a little rubbed to corners. FINE. The complete guide to ALL remaining ex-BR and Constituent Companies' Steam, Diesel & Electric Locomotives, and Diesel & Electric Multiple Units.
£3.00
£1.60

PRESERVED RAILWAY COACHES. Harris, Michael, Ian Allan LTD, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711006644. 208 page. 320g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Contains references to over 600 coaches, railcars, etc.
£6.00
£2.95

Princes Risborough-Thame-Oxford Railway. Richard Lingard, Oxford Publishing Co., 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902888471. 130 pages, 780g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with repaired tear to bottom of spine, in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings and track plans.
£8.00
£2.95

A Professional's Guide to Railway Photography. Roger Siviter, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 2002. . ISBN: 1857941950. 128 pages. 940g. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE price-clipped d/w. The author discusses all aspects of railway photography, with the help of many b/w photographs and line drawing, with some pages of colour.
£6.00
£2.95

PSL Field Guide - Railways of the Eastern Region - Volume 2 Northern Operating Area. Body, Geoffrey, Patrick Stephens Limited, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852600721. 232 pages. 680g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with light crease to top edge and sunning to spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. One of the PSL field guide series covering the history and development of the Region's Railways with a Gazetteer including over 330 locations.
£5.00
£2.95

PSL Field Guide - Railways of the Southern Region [With New Updated Material]. Body, Geoffrey, Patrick Stephens Limited, 1989. Reprinted and Updated. ISBN: 185260297X. 296 pages. 800g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 170 b/w photographs and line drawings & 33 maps. One of the PSL field guide series covering the history and development of the Region's Railways with a Gazetteer covering the important locations.
£7.00
£2.95

PSL Field Guide - Railways of the Western Region. Body, Geoffrey, Patrick Stephens, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0850595460. 280 pages. 660g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route maps. The first in the series of six volumes covering the British Isles.
£11.00
£2.95

Quakers and Railways. Edward H Milligan, William Sessions Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1850720991. 40 pages, 220g. Stapled soft card covers FINE, 4to. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Rail - Guinness Factbook. Marshall, John, Guinness Superlatives Ltd, 1985. . ISBN: 0851124038. 208 pages. 210g. Soft card covers FINE. A book packed with facts and statistics, a book ideal for those interested in railway systems in many countries.
£2.50
£1.60

Rail 150 - The Stockton & Darlington Railway and What Followed. Simmons. Jack. (Editor), Evening Echo, 1975. First edition thus. ISBN: 0413323102. 198 pages. 580g. Pictorial card covers FINE with very slight yellowing to page edges. This book not only covers railway technology, covering motive power, rolling stock, & operation, but also delves into the social & political life of Britain.
£3.50
£2.95

Rail Atlas - Great Britain & Ireland. Baker. S. K. (Compiler), Haynes Publishing., 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 0860934195. 119 pages. 480g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT in a Near FINE d/w a little rubbed and creased along top and bottom edges. Details all the present day operational railway network in its entirety, including the independant preserved and tourist lines, standard and narrow gauge, and undergrounds. Fully illustrated with colour coded maps plus gazetteer.
£6.00
£2.95

Rail Atlas Great Britain & Ireland. Baker, S K, Oxford Publishing Co, 2001. 9th Edition. ISBN: 0860935531. 123 pages. 560g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. The most complete atlas of the British and Irish railway network at time of going to press.
£4.00
£2.95

Rail Atlas Great Britain & Ireland - New Edition, Fully Revised & Updated. Baker, S. K., Haynes Publishing, 1990. 6th Edition. ISBN: 0860934748. 123 pages. 500g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. The only rail atlas to detail the present day railway network, showing all operational lines, including freight only, London Transport, Tyne & Wear Metro, Irish Rail, Northern Ireland Railways and the numerous independent preserved/tourist railways and tramways, standard & narrow gauge.
£4.00
£2.95

Rail Atlas Great Britain and Ireland - 10th Edition. Baker, S K, Ian Allan Publishing, 2004. 10th Edition. ISBN: 0860935760. 123 pages. 550g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE with a small stain mark to title page, FINE. This new edition has been fully revised and completely redrawn to give improved clarity.
£5.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - Bristol. Maggs, Colin., Ian Allan LTD, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011532. 128 pages. 550g. Black cloth boards Near FINE in a Very Good d/w a little creased. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and shed allocations. An in-depth study of this important railway hub.
£7.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - Clapham Junction.. Haulkner. J. N., Ian Allan LTD, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711020264. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans.
£14.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - Crewe. Christiansen, Rex, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711021481. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth Boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£12.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - Nottingham. Vanns. Michael, A., Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711021708. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£12.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - Swindon. Maggs, Colin G., Ian Allan LTD, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711013357. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth Boards Near MINT in a Very Good lightly edge-rubbed d/w slightly darkened to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

Rail Centres - York.. Hoole, K., Ian Allan LTD, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711013209. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth Boards with top of pages slightly darkened, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

Rail Centres No.1: Brighton.. Cooper. B. K., Booklaw Publications, 2004. Reprint. ISBN: 0901945111. 144 pages. 630g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. The first volume in this now extensive series on British railway centres, fully illustrated with b/w photographs route maps and detailed track plans.
£12.00
£2.95

Rail Photos 1 - The State Takes Over. wilkinson, E., The Locomotive Club of great Britain., . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages. 70g. Stapled soft card covers a little edge rubbed. Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£6.00
£1.60

Rail Portfolios 17 - BR in the Midlands. Fell, Andrew, Ian Allan Ltd, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711019916. 64 pages. 330g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs, all taken within a 60 mile radius of Birmingham.
£7.00
£2.95

Rail Routes In Devon & Cornwall. Leigh, Chris, Ian Allan LTD, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011842. 112 pages. 500g. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. FINE in a FINE d/w with very slightly sunned spine. Concentrates on the existing rail network, main, secondary, branch & Industrial lines with b/w photographs.
£6.00
£2.95

Rail Routes in Hampshire & East Dorset.. Glenn, David Fereday, Ian Allan LTD, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071101213X. 128 pages. 540g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£8.00
£2.95

Rail Rover From Kent To Cornwall. Glenn. D. Fereday., Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1997. Reprint. ISBN: 0862995302. 172 pages. 4to. 730g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in FINE d/w. Illustrated with around 180 b/w photographs and route map to end-paper. The author records his weeks holiday by Rail-Rover travelling the southern region in the late Fifties.
£3.00
£2.95

Railfreight in Colour for the Modeller and Historian. Cable, David, Ian Allan, 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711033641. 96 pages, 405g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Covers the period when the Rail Freight and departmental operations became separate entities, up to and including the privatisation of the railways.
£5.00
£2.95

"Rails Across the City" - The Story of the Birmingham Cross City Line. Boynton, John., Mid England Books, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0952224801. 112 pages. 500g. Pictorial card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w & some colour photographs, route map, scaled line drawings and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

Rails in the Isle of Wight. Allen, P. C.; MacLeod, A. B., David & Charles, 1986. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0715387014. 128 pages. 550g. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, charts, tables, & gradient maps. A pictorial history of the islands railways and some of the railway operated ferries.
£12.50
£2.95

Rails in the Valleys. James, Page, Book Club Associates / David & Charles , 1989. Book Club. ISBN: 0715389793. 192 pages. 1.1Kg. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Includes a journey up the Taff valley, movements of coal, weekend excursion traffic, engine sheds and stations.
£9.00
£3.20
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