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The Welsh Highland Railway - Caernarfon to Porthmadog : A Phoenix Rising (A Past and Present Companion). Stretton, John, Past & Present Publishing Ltd, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1858951429. 96 pages. 280g. Pictorial card covers. Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A past and present photographic tour of the preserved narrow-gauge railway that that has been rebuilt in North Wales.
£9.00
£2.95

The Welsh Highland Railway - Volume 2: Halfway to Paradise [ Past and Present Series ]. Stretton, John, Past & Present Publishing Ltd, 2005. Reprint. ISBN: 1858952336. 128pp. 390g. Soft covers. Near MINT The story of the return of the narrow-gauge railway to the Snowdonia National Park. This second volume takes the story of the reconstruction of the railway forward another four years to the year 2004 when it reached Rhyd Ddu. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£7.50
£2.95

Welsh Highland Railway Volune 3 - Ain't no stoppin' us now!. Stretton, John, Past & Present Publishing Ltd., 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781858952598. 128 pages. 400g. Pictorial card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with many b/w photographs and route map, showing past photographs and the present day route. Celebrates the completion of the restoration project as far as Porthmadog.
£10.00
£2.95

The Welsh Highland Railway: A History. Turner, Alun, Stenlake Publishing, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1840332638. 48 pages, 140g. Oblong format soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Published originally in 1981, this covers the Welsh Highland Railway from 1864 to 1948.
£7.00
£2.95

The Welsh Marches. Roger, Siviter., Bloomsbury, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 1870630513. Not paginated. 800g. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with very slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and route maps which covers the 3 routes which are 'Chester to Shrewsbury, 'Shrewsbury to Hereford' & 'Hereford to Newport'.
£7.00
£3.25

Welsh Narrow Gauge - A Colour Portfolio.. Johnson, Peter, Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071102751X. 80 pages. 450g. Pictorial laminated Boards with small dent to top edge of rear board only, FINE. Fully illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Covers Bala lake, Brecon Mountain, Corris, Fairbourne & Barmouth, Festiniog, Llanberis Lake, Snowdon Mountain, Talyllyn, Teifi Valley, Vale of Rheidol, Welshpool & Llanfair Light and Welsh Highland Railways.
£8.00
£2.95

The Welsh Narrow Gauge in colour. Johnson, Peter. , Ian Allan Ltd, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711021260. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards MINT. Illustrated with colour throughout.
£9.00
£2.95

The Welsh Narrow Gauge Railway - A Pictorial History. Prideaux, J. D. C. A , David & Charles, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715371843. 96 pages, 515g. Green cloth boards with Near FINE in a Very Good d/w with sunned spine and tiny repaired tear. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£4.00
£2.95

Welsh Narrow Gauge Railways from Old Picture Postcards. Andrew Neale, Plateway Press, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871980089. 56 pages, 170g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with reproductions of period postcards in b/w.
£4.50
£2.00

The Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway. Cartwright, Ralph & Russell, R. T., David & Charles, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 715355007. 207 pages, 440g. Green cloth boards Near FINE in a Very Good edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

Welwyn's Railways: A History of the Great Northern Line, 1850-1986. Tom W.; etc Gladwin, Castlemead Publications, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0948555041. 120 pages. 720g. Oblong format green cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with light virtical creases (production fault to rear cover). Illustrated with 8 colour plates, 71 b/w photographs and line drawings and maps, also a construction diagram of Digswell viaduct construction plans 1864, included. A history of the line Great Northern line from its inception to the present day in microcosm using a five mile stretch of double track between Weilwyn Garden City & Woolmer Green.
£9.00
£2.95

The West Clare Railway. Patrick Taylor, Plateway Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 187198016x. 224 pages. 1.14Kg. Green cloth boards MINT in a FINE d/w with tiny repaired tear to top front edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and line drawings. A definitive history of the 3 Feet gauge Railway from the first proposals of 1845 to its final closure in 1961. Owing to the weight estra shipping will be required.
£23.00
£6.60

The West Country (Railway history in pictures Series). Riley, R. C , David & Charles, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715354795. 112 pages. 545g. Brown cloth boards with slight foxing to to page edges, Very Good in a Vry Good d/w with light crease to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photograph and colour frontis, plus route map. Traces the development of the railways, including the Broad gauge sections.
£4.00
£2.95

West Country Branch Lines - A Colour Portfolio. Peter W Gray, Ian Allan Ltd, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711029504. 80 pages. 455g. Oblong Format. Pictorial laminated Boards with a very light bump to top corners, FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£8.00
£2.95

The West Highland Mallaig Extension in BR Days. Tom Noble, Haynes, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860934292. 112 pages, 670g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£9.00
£2.95

The West Highland Railway - History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Volume 1.. Thomas, John. Plus extra material by Alan, J. Paterson., David & Charles, 1984. Third Edition with new material. ISBN: 0946537143. 184 pages, 550g. Black cloth boards FINE with a little dirt spotting to top edge and slight lean to spine, in a FINE d/w with very slight browning to top edge. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, route map and track plans
£8.00
£2.95

The West London Joint Railways. Atkinson. J B , Ian Allan LTD, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711013810. 128 pages. 500g. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with over 200 b/w photographs, track plans and line drawings. A comprehensive history of the West London Railway and the West London Extension Railway.
£8.00
£2.95

The West Somerset Railway - A history in pictures. Clinker. C. R., The Exmoor Press, 1986. Second revised. ISBN: 0900131527. 72 pages. 145g. Pictorial card covers edge-rubbed but contents tight and clean. Very Good. A revised and enlarged edition.
£3.00
£1.60

The West Somerset Railway - A History in Pictures.. C. R. Clinker, Exmoor Press, 1989. Revised. ISBN: 0900131616. 72 pages, 145g. 8vo. soft card covers a little sunned, Very good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with route map, gradient profile and b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.00

West Somerset Railway - A View from the Past . Jones, Richard, Ian Allan Ltd, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026009. 96 pages. 450g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. A pictorial history illustrated with b/w photographs, gradient profiles and route maps.
£12.00
£2.95

Western Region in the 1960s. Heaps, Chris., Ian Allan LTD, 1981. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011265. 112 pages. 520g. Green cloth boards slightly darkened to top edge, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with 180 b/w photographs. A look at the western region in a period of change.
£6.00
£2.95

Western Region In Wales. McGregor, James., Ian Allan Ltd, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711012768. 112pp. 500g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map to end-papers.
£5.00
£2.95

Western Region Signalling in Colour.. Robertson, Kevin , Ian Allan Publishing, 2008. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711033283. 80 pages, 430g. Pictorial laminated boards with slight sunning to spine and area, FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs of signal boxes and interiors.
£3.00
£2.95

Western Since 1948 The. Allen, G. Freeman, Ian Allan Ltd, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711008833. 160 pages. 950g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with small repaired tear to top rear corner. Illustrated with b/w photographs plus track plans to end-papers.
£7.00
£3.50

Western Steam in Colour. Ballantyne, Hugh , Ian Allan Ltd, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711019061. 96 pages. 480g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated in full colour.
£7.00
£2.95

Western Steam in Colour. Hugh Ballantyne, Ian Allan Ltd, 1990. Reprint. ISBN: 0711018839. 96 pages, 450g. Oblong format pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Illustrated in colour throughout.
£8.00
£2.95

Wheels.. Adley, Robert, Book Club Associates, 1987. Book Club. ISBN: . 160 pages. 870g. Red cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Concentrates on selected British steam locomotive wheel arrangements, with many previously unpublished photographs from the authors own collection.
£5.00
£3.25

When Steam Was King at Brighton. Perryman, A C, Rochester Books, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0946379009. 128 pages. 610g. Brown cloth boards Near FINE with top corner of Front end paper cut away, in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. A nostalgic glimpse into the Old Brighton Works, the machines and the men of the Age of Steam, incorporates the authors earlier book, 'Life at Brighton Loco. Works'.
£6.00
£2.95

Wiltshire Railways in Old Photographs. Robertson, Kevin, Alan Sutton, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862995329. 144 pages, 300g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with contemporary b/w photographs and track plans.
£5.00
£2.95

Wiltshire's Lost Railways. Peter Dale, Stenlake Publishing, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1840332263. 48 pages, 140g. 12mo. Soft card covers with large crease to front cover only, Very Good with the contents clean and tight. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£3.00
£2.00

Winchester (Great Western) a Snapshot in Time. Robertson, Kevin, Krb Publications, 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0954203518. 46 pages. 200g. Stapled soft card covers with some light creasing to covers. Near FINE with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plan. A history of the GWR link at Winchester, which formed the now closed 'Didcot, Newbury & Southampton Railway'.
£4.00
£2.95

Wonder Book of Trains. Atterbury, Paul, David & Charles, 2012. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781446302033. 128 pages, 650g. Pictorial laminated boards MINT.Illustrated with b/w photographs and many colour and b/w drawings. 'Paul Atterbury's Wonder Book of Trains' establishes the sense of excitement and wonder in the world of trains, remembered by a generation of boys who grew up to be railway enthusiasts.
£3.00
£2.95

Wonderful Waverley: Edinburgh in the Glory Days. PAUL ANDERSON, Irwell Press, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1903266343. 76 pages, 525g. Pictorial laminated boards with light bump to bottom corners only, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£12.00
£2.95

Working to Rule: Railway Workshop Rules: A study of Industrial Discipline. Hudson, Kenneth, Adams & Dart, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0239000579. 115 pages. 400g. Green cloth boards a little faded around edges, Very Good in a Very Good slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Informative study of the development of railway workshop rules, and there affect on industrial discipline generally over the last 125 years. Pictorial endpapers.
£5.00
£2.95

Working with LMS Steam. Burgess, H. C. H, Bradford Barton, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851534503. 143 pages, 225g. Soft card covers a little marked to spine and cover, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The author describes his working life with steam.
£4.00
£2.95

World Steam in the Twentieth Century. Cox, E S., Ian Allan LTD, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711000794. 191 pages. 720g. Blue cloth boards Very Good with a few brown marks to front end-paper, o/w contents tight and clean. in a Very Good sunned darkened d/w. Illustrated with many b/w photographs, tables and charts. The author, a steam locomotive designer, surveys steam locomotive development throughout the world in the 20th century.
£8.00
£3.25

The World the Railways Made. Faith, Nicholas, Bodley Head, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0370312996. 360 pages. 700g. 8vo. A social history on the effects of the "railway revolution". Green cloth boards with some `browning' to pages edges o/w Near FINE with contents tight and clean, in a V.G. d/w which is a little edge-rubbed.
£3.00
£3.25

The World's Fastest Trains From the Age of Steam to the TGV. Allen, Geoffrey Freeman., Haynes Pubns, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852603801. 192 pages. 770g. First published as "The Fastest Trains In The World" in 1978. Illustrated in black and white and 8pages in colour. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w.
£6.00
£3.25

The World's Great Railway Journeys . Tom Savio, New Holland Publishers Ltd, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 185974883x. 160 pages. 1.4Kg. Brown cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour throughout. Features 26 of the world's great railway journeys with a brief history of the route.
£6.00
£3.50

World's Smallest Public Railway (Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Light Railway). Ransome-Wallis, P., Ian Allan LTD, 1964. 4th Edition. ISBN: . 56 pages, 75g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed to edges, Very god with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated history and guide to this unique railway.
£2.50
£2.00

Worth Valley Revival - The Keighley & Worth Valley Light Railway since 1961. Goodall. Mike, The Keighley & Worth Valley Railway Preservation Society, 1983. First edition. ISBN: 0711011850. 62 pages. 110g. Pictorial stapled card covers a little rubbed, but contents and staples tight and clean. FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£1.60

The Wye Valley Railway (Locomotion Papers No. 137). Handley, Brian M., The Oakwood Press, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853612838. 34 pages. 90g. Stapled card covers a little rubbed and worn. Very Good with contents and staples tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plan.
£4.00
£2.00

The Wye Valley Railway and the Coleford Branch (Locomotion Papers 209).. Handley, B.M & Dingwall, R., The Oakwood Press, 1998. 2nd Enlarged Edition. ISBN: 0853615306. 160 pages. 360g. Pictorial card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and track plans.
£10.00
£2.95

Yeovil to Taunton: Via Martock, Langport West and Durston. Derek Phillips, Footplate Publishing Ltd, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780955333408. 144 pages, 720g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout.
£16.00
£3.25

Yesterday's Railways - Recollections of an Age of Steam.. Peter Herring, David & Charles , 2002. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715313878. 288 pages. 1.55Kg. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and colour drawings. A celebration of when steam travel was still an adventure.
£6.00
£3.50

Yorkshire Locoman: L.N.E.R. Memories. N Dixon, Bradford Barton, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 085153452X. 12 pages, 175g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with a few b/w photographs.
£5.00
£2.95

Your Local Trains in the '80s?.. Railway Development Society Staff, Railway Development Society, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 39 pages, 70g. Stapled soft card covers a little edge-rubbed, Near FINE with the contents and staples tight and clean. 8vo. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A look at the economics of local and branch lines that have been for so long under funded in favour of the promised APT and Intercity Services. An unusual period item.
£5.00
£2.00
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