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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 WELSH HIGHLAND RAILWAY. PETER JOHNSON, Ian Allan, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026580. 112 pages. 470g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs & route maps. A detailed history of the original WHR up to its closure in 1937, so an early history of this line now reconstructed and fully operational again.
£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 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
£3.20

Preservation Pioneers - 150 Years of Railway Heritage Firsts. . Whitehouse, Michael (Editor), Key Publishing Ltd, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781910415030. 126 pages, 435g. A4 Magazine format paper covers with small tear to base of spine, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs.
£4.00
£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

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
£3.20

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
£3.20

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
£3.20

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
£3.20

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

Radstock Coal and Steam - Somerset and Dorset at Radstock and Writhlington Volume 2 : Buildings, Locomotives and Workings. Christopher Handley, Millstream Books, 1992. 1st Edition SIGNED. ISBN: 094897530x. 160 pages, 855g. Blue cloth boards FINE with previous owners name and date to top corner of front paste-down covered by d/w. FINE in a FINE d/w. Signed by author to title page. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawaings of the infrastructure. Volume 2 of the set covering the S&D for modellers and historians.
£18.00
£3.20

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.
£4.00
£2.95

Rail Atlas - Great Britain and Ireland - 7th Edition.. S.K. Baker, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1992. 7th Edition. ISBN: 0860935027. 123 pages, 460g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Including all operational railways, passenger and freight only lines, plus Irish railways, London Transport, Glasgow Underground and preserved lines.
£5.50
£2.95

Rail Atlas - Great Britain and Ireland - 8th Edition.. S.K. Baker, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1996. 8th Edition. ISBN: 0860935345. 123 pages, 460g. Pictorial laminated Boards with very slight age toning to page edges only, FINE. Including all operational railways, passenger and freight only lines, plus Irish railways, London Transport, Glasgow Underground and preserved lines.
£5.00
£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 atlas of Britain and Ireland. S. K Baker, Oxford Publishing, 1984. 4th Edition. ISBN: 0860932818. 115 pages, 430g. Pictorial laminated boards Very Good. Illustrated with colour maps.
£3.50
£2.95

Rail Centres - Brighton. B.K. Cooper, Ian Allan Publishing, 1991. Reprint. ISBN: 0711011559. 144 pages. 560g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. The first volume of this pictorial history illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans. .
£7.00
£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 - 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.
£6.00
£2.95

Rail Centres: Oxford. Laurence Waters, Ian Allan, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711015902. 128 pages. 500g. Black cloth Boards FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£9.00
£2.95

Rail Freight Since 1968: Wagonload (Railway Heritage). Paul Shannon, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857942647. 128 pages, 370g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£14.00
£2.95

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 Portfolios No.2 - The 50's. Ken Harris, Janes Publishing Company Limited, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0710603061. 64 pages. 359g. Pictorial laminated boards, Near MINT. Illustrated in colour. throughout.
£6.00
£2.95

Rail Portfolios No.5 - The 37's. Johnson, Howard (Compiler), Janes Publishing Company Limited, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0710603630. 64 pages. 359g. Pictorial laminated boards, Near MINT. Illustrated in colour. throughout.
£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.
£5.00
£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
£3.20

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
£3.50

Rails in Wales - The Cambrian Lines. Peter Johnson, Ian Allan, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014000. 96 pages, 275g. soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Rails to Poole Harbour (Locomotion Papers 213). Stone, Colin, The Oakwood Press, 2007. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 9780853616627. 208 pages, 435g. Soft card covers FINE with previous owners name and date to reverse top corner of front cover. FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps including some track plans.
£7.00
£2.95

Rails to Poole Harbour (Locomotion Papers No.213). Colin Stone, The Oakwood Press, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853616620. 208 pages, 435g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£8.00
£2.95

Rails to the Sea - A Celebration of Railway Journeys Past and Present. John Hadrill, Atlantic Transport Publishers, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906899869. 192pp. 1.5Kg. Blue cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Fully illustrated with specially drawn maps and holiday posters with colour & b/w photographs. A detail the efect of railways on many of our seaside resorts.
£13.50
£6.60

Rails West - A Collectors Album of a Vanishing Era in Railroadiana.. Abdill, George B., Bonanza Books, . Reprint. ISBN: . 190 pages, 805g. Green cloth boards with slight age toning to free end-papers, Near FINE, in a Very Good slightly rubbed d/w with sunned spine. A reprint of the book first published in 1941. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings, ideal for the modeller of early American railroads.
£8.00
£3.20

Railtour Pictorial. Vaughan, John A. M., Railway Pictorial Publications, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 60 pages, 125g. Stapled card covers FINe. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A pictorial survey of the first 25 Railway Pictorial Publications railtours from October 1976 to November 1978.
£3.00
£2.00

Railway Accidents of Great Britain and Europe. Ascanio, Mase, Armin Schneider, David & Charles, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715347918. 334 pages, 735g. Brown cloth boards with very light foxing to egde of page block, Near FINE in a Very Good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track layouts. An invaluable reference work which deals with the operational problems of railways and safety measuers that result.
£7.50
£3.20

RAILWAY ADVENTURE. L. T. C. Rolt, Sutton Pub Ltd, 1998. 1st Paperback Edition. ISBN: 0750915781. 151 pages, 530g. Soft card covers with slight bump to top rear corner, Near FINE. Illustraetd with period b/w photographs. Describes how in the 1950s the Talyllyn Railway line was threatened with closure, but the author and a small group of amateur railway men made their dream of running their own railway come true by saving the line, now the oldest surviving railway of its kind in the world.
£4.00
£2.95

Railway Adventure. Rolt. L. T. C., David & Charles, 1977. 2nd Impression. ISBN: 0715373897. 176 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE with slightly sunned spine. The now well told story of the saving and restoration of the narrow gauge welsh railway called the 'Talyllyn'. Its a personal account by the author of the founding of the TRPS, and the obstacles overcome in its first years. First published in 1953, this work has now become an important historical record. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.95
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