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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

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

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
£3.20

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

An Historical Survey of Selected Southern Stations - Track Layouts and Illustrations. Volume One.. Pryer, G. A. & Browning, G. J., Oxford Publishing Co., 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860930165. 136 pages, 870g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and line drawings. An essential work of reference for all railway modellers of the Southern Region.
£15.00
£3.20

An Historical Survey of the Somerset & Dorset Railway - Track Layouts and illustrations. . Judge, C. W. & Potts, C. R., Oxford Publishing Co., 1985. Reprint. ISBN: 0860930033. 135 pages. 880g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly sun darkened d/w with slight crease to top of spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs, including staions, and with detailed coverage of the track layouts.
£15.00
£3.20

History of British Railway Carriages, 1900-53. David Jenkinson, Pendragon Partnership, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899816038. 552 pages, 1.47kg. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with small repaired tear in clear removable wrap. This is the combined volume illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. Ideal for modeller or historian.
£25.00
£3.50

The History of Railways in Britain. Ferneyhough, Frank, Osprey Publishing, 1975. First edition. ISBN: 0850450608. 288 pages. 800g. 8vo. Illustrated with b/w photographs and engravings. A broad based history of our railways and its personalities, and how they reshaped our world. Tan cloth boards with slight darkening to page edges, o/w FINE, in a V.G. price-clipped and darkened d/w.
£3.00
£3.20

History of the Chiltern Line. Healy, John M C, Greenwich Editions, 1996. Reprint. ISBN: 0862880815. 112 pages. 760g. Pictorial laminated boards. FINE in a FINE d/w in clear removable wrap. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. A history of the development of the relevant railways in Middlesex, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire, up until the 1960's.
£10.00
£3.20

History of the Great Western Railway - Volume 1 1833 - 1863.. MacDermot, E.T , Ian Allan LTD, 1972. Second impression. ISBN: 0711004110. 490 pages, 1.08kg. Green cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. This Volume One concentrates one the formative years of this famous company.
£16.00
£3.50

A History of the LMS - 1: The First Years 1923 - 1930. Nock. O.S., Studio Editions, 1990. Second edition. ISBN: . 94 pages. 430g. 8vo. One of the `Steam Past' series, being the first volume of a set of three of a pictorial history of the line, fully illustrated with b/w photographs. Black cloth boards. Near MINT in a FINE d/w
£3.50
£2.95

A History of the LMS - 2: The Record-Breaking Thirties 1931-39. Nock. O.S., Studio Editions, 1990. Reprint. ISBN: . 96 pages. 430g. 8vo. One of the `Steam Past' series, being the second volume of a set of three of a pictorial history of the line, fully illustrated with b/w photographs. Black cloth boards. Near MINT in a FINE d/w
£3.50
£2.95

A History Of The LNER - 3 Volumes . Bonavia, Michael R., George Allen & Unwin, 1982. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 90 + 107 + 103 pages respect. 1.3kg. Black cloth boards FINE in Near FINE d/ws. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Volume 1 - The First Years, 1923-33. Volume Two - The Age of the Streamkiners, 1934-39. Volume 3 - The Last Years, 1939-48.
£15.00
£3.50

History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Volume 2 - The Highland Railway . H. A Vallance, David & Charles, 1985. 4th Extended Edition. ISBN: 0946537240. 210 pages, 435g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs, track plans and maps. An extended edition of this volume with extra details, including opening and closing dates of individual signal boxes.
£4.00
£2.95

The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands Volume 3 - The Great North of Scotland Railway.. H.A. Vallance, David & Charles, 1989. Revised and Enlarged Edition. ISBN: 0946537429. 218 pages, 510g. Black cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with repaired tear to top rear corner. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and drawings. A new edition revised and extended by the 'Great North of Scotland Railway Association'
£8.00
£2.95

History of the Southern Railway . Chapman Frederick Dendy Marshall, Ian Allan LTD, 1988. Revised Reprint. ISBN: 071100059X. 555 pages. 1.4Kg. Green cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, includes 2 fold-out route maps. Originally published in 2 volumes in 1937, this is a reprint of the 1963 combined edition which has been fully revised by R. W. Kidner.
£15.00
£3.50

A History of the Southern Railway : Compiled from Various Sources. Marshall, Dendy C. F., The Southern Railway Company, 1936. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 708 pages, 2.27kg. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and crest imbossed to cover, boards a little rubbed and marked, internally minor foxing to prelims only, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and two fold-out plans.
£15.00
£6.60

HMRS Livery Register No.3 - LSWR & Southern.. Tavender L, Historical Model Railway Society, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902835009. 76 pages, 235g. Stapled soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings.
£10.00
£2.95

How They Built the Settle-Carlisle Railway. W. R. Mitchell, Published by the author, 2005. Reprint. ISBN: 1871064031. 48 pages, 140g. Stapled soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and maps.
£4.00
£2.00

How to Choose Your Ticket and Save Money. ???, British Railways, 1983. . ISBN: . 19 pages, 40g. Stapled soft card covers, FINE. Illustrated with colour photograpgs. A guide to how to buy train tickets issued by Britisg Rail to help passengers in the South West region. A peice of history.
£3.00
£1.60

The Hull & Barnsley Railway - Railway Memories No.12. Stephen Compiled By Chapman, Bellcode Books, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871233119. 80 pages, 255g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and a few track plans.
£14.00
£2.95

A Hundred Years of Railway Weighells - Three generations of a railway family. Weighell, Sidney, Robson Books, 1984. First edition. ISBN: 0860512630. 240 pages. 530g. Light blue cloth boards with a light bump to top edge o/w FINE in a lightly edge worn Price-clipped Very Good d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs. The author not only tells the story of a close-knit family, for whom Chapel, the Labour Party and the Union all played parts, but also a social history of British railways at the time.
£3.50
£2.95

THE ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO THE GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY 1852.. George Measom, Berkshire County Library/Countryside Books, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 090539223X. 64 pages, 130g. Soft card covers a little curled, but contents tight and clean, Very good. A reproduction of the origianl 1852 guide.
£2.50
£2.00

An Illustrated Guide to the Isle Of Wight Steam Railway Centre . , The Isle of Wight Railway Company Ltd, 1973 . 2nd Edition. ISBN: . 40 pages. 100g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A early guide to this now established railway centre. See http://www.iwsteamrailway.co.uk .
£2.00
£1.60

The Illustrated Guide To The South Eastern Railway 1853. Meason. George, Countryside Books, 1987. facsimile. ISBN: 1853060003. 104 pages. 300g. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT. No d/w as issued. A facsimile of the edition first published in 1853, including original illustrations.
£6.00
£2.95

An Illustrated Historical Survey of the Railways in and Around Bury. Wells. Jeffrey, Challenger / Book Law - Railbus Publications., 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899624295. 128 pages. 780g. Pictorial laminated boards slightly faded to spine, FINE. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£10.00
£3.20

An illustrated history of British Railways Revenue Wagons, Volume 1.. n/a, Oxford Publishing, 1985. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860932036. 192 pages, 1.05kg. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w with wear to top and toe of spine, in clear removable wrap. Illustrated with high quality b/w photographs along with scaled line drawings, showing the various wagon types with pictures of the important details.
£45.00
£3.20

An Illustrated History of British Railways' Workshops - Locomotive, Carriage, and Wagon Building and Maintenance, from 1825 to the Present Day. Edgar, Larkin, Oxford Publishing Company, 2006. Reprint. ISBN: 0860935035. 184 pages. 1.07Kg. Pictorial laminated boards MINT in a FINE d/w with small scar to top front edge. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs. Includes the plans of all the major locomotive works which have never before been published.
£5.00
£3.50

The Illustrated History of British Steam Railways - The Legacy of The Steam Locomotive. . Ross, David., Parragon, 2010. Reprint. ISBN: 9781445405346. 320 pages, 1.42kg. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Fully illustrated with colour and b/w photograohs, maps and drawings. Detailed specification tables of all the most important locomotives, including profiles of famous railway engineers and groud-breaking companies.
£3.50
£3.50

The Illustrated History of British Steam Railways.. Ross, David., Parragon, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1405482907. 320 pages. 1.66kg. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. A celebration of all that steam railways have achived from Trevithick's engine of 1804, to the roll steam railways played in WWI & WWII. .
£10.00
£3.50

An Illustrated History of Edinburgh's Railways.. Smith, W. A. C. and Anderson, Paul., Irwell Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871608597. 112 pages. 420g. soft card covers Near MINT. A pictorial history fully illustrated with b/w photographs and route plans.
£19.50
£2.95

An Illustrated History of Hull's Railways. Christopher P. & YEADON, Willie, B NICHOLSON, Irwell Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871608449. 112 pages, 475g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and map.
£18.00
£2.95

An Illustrated History of Midland Wagons - Volume Two. Essery, R. J., Oxford Publishing Co., 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860930408. 169 pages. 860g. Black cloth boards, FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. This is the 2nd volume in the series, from the founder of the LMS society, which continues the detailed survey of all the varieties of open wagons constructed for various traffic, together with covered goods wagons and vans.
£9.00
£3.20

An Illustrated History of Signalling. Vanns, Michael A., Ian Allan Publishing Ltd, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711025517. 144 page. 900g. Maroon cloth boards. FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. A detailed examination of the development of railway signalling from its origins in the 1830's through to the present day.
£12.00
£3.20

An Illustrated History of Southern Wagons Volume One - LSWR and S&DJR. Bixley, G; A. Blackburn; R. Chorley; M. King., Oxford Publishing Co., 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860932079. 106 pages, 715g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. A must have for the modeller and historian.
£18.00
£3.20

An Illustrated History of Southern Wagons Volume Two - LBSCR and Minor Companies. Bixley, G; A. Blackburn; R. Chorley; M. King., Oxford Publishing Co., 2003. Reprint. ISBN: 0860932206. 106 pages, 715g. Black cloth boards FINE in a FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and scaled line drawings. A must have for the modeller and historian.
£16.50
£3.20

An Illustrated History of the Didcot, Newbury, and Southampton Railway. Karau, Paul; Robertson, Kevin;Parsons, Mike, Wild Swan Publications Ltd., 1984. Reprint. ISBN: 0906867045. viii + 224 pages, 1.1kg. Red cloth boards with slight age toning to end-papers, FINE in a Very Good d/w a little sun darkened and creased to top edge. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map. trackplans and scaled line drawings. A detailed history of the railway established in 1873 to provide a link with the Midlands and the North, with the port of Southampton.
£22.00
£3.50

An Illustrated History of the Kent and East Sussex Railway. John Scott-Morgan, Oxford Publishing Company, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860936082. 112 pages. 780g. Black cloth boards with bump to bottom front corners, so Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and scaled line drawings. A detailed examination of this line before its preservation in recent times.
£8.00
£3.20

An Illustrated History of the Lewes and East Grinstead Railway. Klaus Marx, Oxford Publishing Co., 2000. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0860935477. 256 pages. 1.3Kg. Red cloth boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w with slightly sunned spine. Fully illustrated with b/s photographs and track plans.
£20.00
£3.50

An Illustrated History of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway. Twells, H. N., Fitzhouse Books, 1991. Reprint. ISBN: 0713444339. 120 pages, 495g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Immingham and the Great Central Legacy (Images of England series). Brian Mummery, Tempus, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0752417142. 128 pages, 300g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with period b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

In Search of Steam, 1962-68. Adley, Robert, Blandford Press, 1982. Reprint. ISBN: 0713710918. 157 pages. 850g. Green cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. A unique colour record with 71 hand-picked photographs.
£5.00
£3.20

Industrial Railways in Colour - South. Poulter, Michael, Irwell Press, 2011. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906919399. 64 pages, 330g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
£14.00
£2.95

Industrial Railways of Southern England in Colour. Jeffery Grayer, Noodle Books, 2015. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781906419813. 96 pages, 695g. Pictorial laminated Boards oblong format with small dent to bottom edge FINE. Fully illustrated with colour photographs.
£8.00
£2.95

Industrial Railways of the South East. Dean, Ian, Neale, Andrew & Smith David (Compilers), Middleton Press, 2000. Reprint. ISBN: 0906520096. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. illustrated with b/w photograph, area maps and track plans.
£12.00
£2.95

The Inheritance - The Great Western railway Between the Wars. . Tim Bryan, Ian Allan Publishing, 2013. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711036826. 176 pages, 860g. Pictorial galzed boards MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and some colour adverts. This well-illustrated history details the challenges that faced the GWR between the wars and relates how it set about restoring the position of pre-eminence that it held in 1914.
£6.50
£3.20

Inter-City Railway Society - Combined Volume - Summer 2005 Edition. Watson, Carl (Compiler), Inter-City Railway Society, 2005. 2005 Edition. ISBN: . 244 pages. 340g. Spiral bound plastic card covers a little edge-rubbed, FINE with the contents tight and clean. Details on all Network Rail registered locomotives, HST's, Multiple Units and Coaching Stock plus Light Rail and Underground Systems.
£10.00
£2.95

Inter-City Railway Society - Deluxe Combined Volume - 2005 Edition. Hall, Jeff (Compiler), Inter-City Railway Society, 2005. 2005 Edition. ISBN: . 188 pages. 280g. Spiral bound plastic card covers a little edge-rubbed, FINE with the contents tight and clean. Colour details on all Network Rail registered locomotives, HST's, Multiple Units and Coaching Stock.
£10.00
£2.95
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