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Great Western Coaches from 1890. Michael Harris, DavId & Charles, 1985. 3rd Revised and Enlarged Edition. ISBN: 0715380508. 160 pages. 965g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w a little sun darkened along top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. This is the 3rd revised and enlarged edition of the book first published in 1966 with a larger page size to allow better use of the illustrations.
£15.00
£3.25

The Great Western Collection. Hollingsworth. Brian. [Introduction ], New Orchard Editions, 1988. Reprint. ISBN: 1850791309. 31 pages. of text followed by 60 full colour pages of paintings by members of The Guild Of Railway Artists. 1.4Kg. Oblong format. Green cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Published to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Great Western Railway.
£12.00
£3.50

Great Western in Colour. Nock, O S, New Orchard Editions, . Reprint. ISBN: 1850790183. 160 pages,. 450g. Green cloth boards. Near MINT in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with colour drawings by Clifford and Wendy Meadway. Not dated but originally published by Blandford in 1978.
£6.00
£2.95

Great Western Pictorial. Jefferson, G. J., Railway Pictorial Publications, 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 44 pages, 150g. Stapled soft card covers a little marked and edge rubbed, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs showing Typical Scenes of Great Western Railway Steam Locomotives in Action Before and after Nationalisation
£3.00
£1.60

GREAT WESTERN PORTRAIT 1913-1921. Adrian Vaughan, Oxford Publishing Co., 1971. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902888021. 60 pages, 370g. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering, FINE in a Very Good d/w with a little laminate loss to top of sunned spine. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£3.50
£2.95

The Great Western Railway. Thomas, David St John & Whitehouse Patrick (Editors), Greenwich Editions, 1995. Reprint. ISBN: 0862880661. 208 pages. 1.15Kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. No d/w. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and track plans. Published to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Great Western Railway.
£4.00
£3.50

The Great Western Railway - 150 Glorious Years . Patrick Whitehouse, Book Club Assiciates, 1984. Book Club. ISBN: . 208 pahes, 1.27kg. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a NEar FINE d/w with crease to top rear edge. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings, with large fold-out route map to rear.
£5.00
£3.25

Great Western Railway Handbook. Cooper, B. K., Ian Allan LTD, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711016178. 112 pages. 480g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge-rubbed d/w. Covers the entire life of the GWR from broad gauge up until 1948 nationalisation. Chapters include Motive Power, Engineering, Coaching & Freight Stock, with appendix on the MPDs and codes.
£7.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in East Cornwall. Bennett, Alan., Runpast Publishing, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754115. 79 pages. 370g. Pictorial card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£7.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in Mid Cornwall. Alan Bennett, Kingfisher Railway Productions, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0946184534. 96 pages, 430g. Pictorial soft covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photoraphs, drawings and track plans.
£9.00
£2.95

Great Western Railway in Mid-Cornwall. Bennett, Alan, Runpast Publishing, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754212. 96 pages, 420g. Soft card covers FIN E. Illustrated with b/w photographs, map and track plans.
£4.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway in West Cornwall. Bennett, Alan, Runpast Publishing, 1990. Reprint. ISBN: 1870754123. 80 pages. 370g. Pictorial soft covers, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. drawings, Track plans and maps.
£12.00
£2.95

The Great Western Railway Routes Statutes and Opening Dates and other particulars. Gale, P. R. (Editor)., Avon-anglia Publications, 1986. Facsimile. ISBN: 0905466772. 142 pages, 230g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Not Illustrated. A record of the routes, statutes, opening dates and other particulars of the lines of the Great Western Railway. Originally prepared in 1926, here reprinted without map in 1986.
£6.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam Around Bristol. Williams, Colin L., Bradford Barton, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851532527. 96 pages. 645g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly sun darkened d/w slightly edge-rubbed to base of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam at it's Zenith. Stephenson, Brian , Ian Allan Ltd, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014884. 80 pages. 300g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Great Western Steam, Preserved. Hounsell, Grenville R., Bradford Barton, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851531598. 96 pages. 650g. Tan cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slight creasing to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The story of Swindon and its machines from the end of steam on British Railways, into the age of preservation.
£5.00
£2.95

Gresley's Coaches : Coaches Built for GNR, ECJS and LNER 1905-53. Harris, Michael , David & Charles, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715359355. 160 pages. 645g. Black cloth boards, FINE in a Very Good edge-rubbed d/w with small repaired tear to top of spine, with age browning to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs, scaled line drawings and track plan. Fully illustrated with details of all coaches built for the GNR, ECJS at Doncaster and for the LNER.
£20.00
£2.95

Grime & Glory - Tales of the Great Western 1892 - 1947 . Vaughan, Adrian., Book Club Assicates / John Murray, 1985. Book Club. ISBN: 0719542448. 191 pages. 470g. Red cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, this is the second volume of stories from the men who worked on the GWR, from its heyday in 1892, to its demise in 1947.
£9.00
£2.95

Grime and Glory - Tales of the Great Western 1892-1947. Vaughan, Adrian, Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862994233. 191 pages. 270g. Card Covers a little rubbed to edges, FINE with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Brings to life the early days of the GWR from the experiences of the tough men who made the line a legend.
£4.00
£2.95

Growing up on the railway in the South West. Grace HORSEMAN, Ark Publications, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873029055. 160 pages. 300g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Thirty contributions from people who descibe their personal experiences either as former employees or as passengers in by-gone days.
£5.50
£2.95

Grub, Water & Relief : Tales of the Great Western 1835_1892. Vaughan, Adrian, Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862994225. 178 pages. 240g. Card Covers a little rubbed and bumped to edges, Very Good with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Brings to life the early days of the GWR from the experiences of the tough men who made the line a legend.
£3.00
£2.95

A Guide To The Steam Railways Of Great Britain. Awdry. W. Reverend, Chris Cook & Crombleholme. Roger (editors), Pelham Books, 1984. Revised. ISBN: 072071690X. Pictorial card covers with a little corner wear o/w FINE. 860g. Fully illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. Almost 50 railways have been added to this revised edition which now covers some 175 railways, steam centres and museums.
£3.50
£3.25

The Guinness Railway Fact Book. John Marshall, Guinness Publishing, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0851127649. 192 pages, 360g. soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs. All the railway systems of the World are covered, includes summeries of railway history, biographical details of leading engineers and pioneers, a detailed listing of over 100 metro and rapid transit systems, and features on the World's longest railway tunnels and bridges.
£2.50
£2.95

GWR - 150 Years of Progress 1835 - 1985. , British Rail, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 20 pages, 115g. Oblong format stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£3.00
£1.60

GWR - The Badminton Line - A Portrait of a Railway. Kevin; Robertson & Abbott, David , Sutton Publishing, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780862994594. 233 pages. 840g. Brown cloth boards.FINE in a FINE d/w. A history of the construction of the new main line to South Wales. Fully illustrated with contemporary photographs , plans, layouts and costings.
£7.00
£3.25

GWR Country Stations . Leigh. Chris., Ian Allan LTD, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711011087. 112 pages. 480g. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Written very much with the modeller in mind, this book covers many line side features, including signal boxes, halts, station signs and nameboards, with many examples from the smaller rural lines.
£10.00
£2.95

GWR Country Stations - 2. Leigh. Chris., Ian Allan LTD, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014388. 112 pages. 480g. Maroon cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. Written very much with the modeller in mind, this book covers many line side features, including signal boxes, halts, station signs and nameboards, with many examples from the smaller rural lines.
£10.00
£2.95

GWR Holiday Lines in Devon & West Somerset. Alan Bennett, Runpast Publishing, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1870754255. 80 pages, 355g. Soft card covers with slight sunning to spine area, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Details the Great Western's involvement in creating and actively promoting the holiday industry in Devon and West Somerset.
£4.50
£2.95

GWR Principal Stations. Maggs, Colin G., Ian Allan Ltd, 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711017131. 144 pages. 560g. Tan cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs & track plans. A pictorial history of the nine principle stations of the GWR done mainly with the modeller in mind.
£10.00
£2.95

The GWR Swindon to Bath Line. Maggs, Colin G., Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750934034. 183 pages. 800g. Black cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with route maps, b/w photographs and drawings. A detailed history of the line that became the last link in the London-Bath-Bristol route.
£8.00
£3.25

GWR the Badminton Line - A Portrait of a Railway. Robertson, Kevin; Abbott, David, Sutton Pub Ltd, 1997. Reprint. ISBN: 0862994594. 234 pages. 850g. Pictorial laminated boards with light rubbing to bottom edge. Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with light creasing to top edge, in clear removable wrap. Intended as part of a new main line to South Wales, the Badminton line was constructed in the usual Brunel tradition, in appalling weather and against huge natural obstacles. This is a FULL account of the construction of this line, including many scale drawings of the buildings, track plans, gradient charts, and some wonderful contemporary photographs showing both construction and operation.
£6.50
£3.25

GWR Then and Now. Waters, Laurence , Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 2007. Reprint. ISBN: 0711022674. 256 pages. 1.35Kg. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A pictorial exploration of the GWR inheritance on the modern railway scene.
£12.00
£3.50

Gwynedd's Lost Railways. Turner, Alun, Stenlake Publishing, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 184033259x. 48 pages. 150g. Oblong format pictorial card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£7.00
£2.95

Hampshire - the South of the County - Past and Present Series . Gough, Terry, Past And Present Publishing, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1858951682. 96 pages, 280g. Pictorial card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs throughout. Includes items in Lymington, Brockenhurst, Ringwood, Romsey, Southampton, Eastleigh, Fareham, Gosport, Portsmouth, Havant, Hayling Island & Petersfield.
£12.00
£2.95

Hampshire Railways in Old Photographs. Robertson, Kevin, Sutton Publishing, Limited, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0862996686. 144 pages. 300g. Pictorial card covers with a very light crease to bottom front corner, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A pictorial history of the last 50 years of the railway network in Hampshire.
£6.00
£2.95

Hampshire Railways Remembered. Robertson & Oppitz, Countryside Books, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0905392930. 111 pages, 500g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Ilustrated with contemporary & recent b/w photograpgs showing the history of the railways in this region.
£5.00
£2.95

Hampshire Steam - Scenes from the Fifties and Sixties.. Welch,Michael S. , Capital Transport Publishing, 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1854142291. 80 pages. 290g. Oblong format pictorial card covers. MINT. Illustrated in colour through-out.
£4.00
£2.95

The Heart of the Great Western. Vaughan, Adrian, Silver Link Publishing LTD, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857940261. 224 pages. 1.2Kg. Tan cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge-rubbed d/w. The author, who is a GWR historian, here details the 'heart' of the GWR system, geographically the areas to and from Oxford, Didcot, Wantage and Pangbourne, also the Wallinford, Abingdon and other branch lines off the main route. With over 220 photographs, and more than 30 signalling diagrams and track layouts, the text also gives an insight into the way the people on the line dealt with working for the Great Western Railway. HEAVY BOOK!
£6.50
£3.50

The Hellingly Hospital Railway. Harding, Peter A., Published by the author, 1989. 1st Edition. ISBN: 095094145X. 32 pages, 80g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans.
£3.00
£2.00

Hereford and Worcester Railways Remembered. Oppitz, Leslie., Countryside Books, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853060968. 112 pages. 510g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. illustrated with b/w photographs and route map. Explaines the history of the lost railway lines of this area, the reason for their construction and closure.
£8.00
£2.95

The Heyday of GWR Train Services. Semmens, P. W. B., David & Charles PLC, 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715391097. 184 pages. 600g. Brown cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with a tiny repaired tear to top of spine. Describes in detail the Great Western services during the inter-war period. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£7.00
£2.95

The Heyday of Steam Around Manchester. Tom Heavyside, Ian Allan LTD, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711023298. 80 pages. 450g. Oblong format. Pictorial laminated boards,FINE. Illustrated, with the majority in colour. A pictorial history, and one of the popular ` The Heyday of -- ' series.
£5.50
£2.95

The Heyday of Stewarts Lane and its Locomotives. R.C Riley, Ian Allan Ltd, 2001. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711027919. 80 pages. 450g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT Illustrated in colour. A pictorial history, and one of the popular ` The Heyday of -- ' series.
£9.00
£2.95

Hidden Dangers : Railway Safety in the Era of Privatisation. Hall, Stanley, Ian Allan Ltd, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711026793. 128 pages. 840g. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. A detailed an controversial account of the issues of contemporary railway safety.
£12.00
£3.25

The High Peak & Tissington Railways: A Pictorial Guide . Nic Broomhead , The Peak Park Joint Planning Board, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 42 pages, 75g. Stapled soft card covers (12mo) a little marked and rubbed, with the contents tight and clean, Very Good. Illustrated with route amp and period b/w photographs.
£1.50
£1.60

The Highland Railway. Nock, O. S., Ian Allan LTD, 1973. . ISBN: 0711004099. 177 pages. 350g. Pictorial soft covers, rubbed to edges, and slight browning to page edges o/w Very Good. illustrated with 32 pages of photographs. This book marks the centenary of the amalgamation of the Inverness and Perth Junction Railway with the Aberdeen Junction Railway, which came to be known as "The Highland Railway".
£3.00
£2.95

The Highland Railway - The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Volume 2. Vallance, H. A, House Of Lochar, 1996. 5th extended Edtion . ISBN: 1899863079. 222 pages. 550g. Soft card covers a little edge rubbed, Near FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs, track plans and gradient profile. This is the 5th extended edition which includes the changes and controversies of the 1990's with new material by C .R. Clinker.
£9.00
£2.95

Highland Railway Album 2. Anthony J Lambert, Ian Allan Ltd, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711008779. 128 pages. 550g. Maroon cloth boards with light foxing to pre-lims, Very Good in a Very Good slightly sun darkened d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and a colour painting, with route map to end-papers.
£3.00
£2.95

HISTORIC RAILWAY DISASTERS - 4th Edition. Nock, O S, Book Club Associates / Ian Allen, 1987. Book Club. ISBN: . 270 pages. 710g. Black cloth boards. Near MINT in FINE d/w with a small repaired tear to bottom front edge. A new edition of this classic work revised and brought up-to-date by Basil Cooper. Illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and line drawings.
£10.00
£3.25

Historic Railway Disasters.. Nock. O. S. , Ian Allan LTD, 1966. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 206 pages. 700g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Good d/w with a 4cm repaired tear to top rear edge of spine, in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. The 1st edition of this popular work.
£8.00
£2.95
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