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100 Years of British Tramways - DVD . , Demand DVD, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: . As new in original case, Run time approx. 55 mins.
£3.50
£2.00

Archive- Issue 3 - September 1994 - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History. Parkhouse, Neil (Editor), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 245g. Soft card covers with slightly sunned spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans. Articles on the 'Brodsworth Colliery', 'The Peak Forest Tramway', 'Steam Rail Motor..' & 'Tower Bridge' amongst others.
£5.00
£2.95

The Bristol Story Part One 1908 - 1951. Townsin, Alan, Venture Publications Ltd, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1898432252. 160 pages. 870g. Pictorial laminated Boards.FINE. Volume One of the story of the manufature of buses by the Bristol Tramways and Carriage Company.
£16.00
£3.25

British & Irish Tramway Systems Since 1945. Waller, Michael H and Peter Waller, Ian Allan LTD, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711019894. 208 pages. 700g. Black cloth boards MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with over 150 b/w photographs, the majority of which have never before been published.
£7.00
£3.25

British Trams in Camera. Thompson, Julian, Fraser Stewart, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874723230. 128 pages. 500g. Pictorial laminated boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with over 200 b/w photographs. Details the working systems of some 17 different areas of the UK.
£8.00
£2.95

The British Tramway scene.. Joyce, J., The Light Railway Transport League, 1961. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 31 pages. 60g. Stapled paper covers rubbed to spine, and with previous owners name to title page. o/w Very Good with the contents tight and clean. An attempt to capture the distinctive character of British Tramways, as reflected in 'The Modern Tramway' publication over the years, reminding us of the cars, systems and features that were familier at the time.
£8.00
£1.60

British Tramways & Preserved Tramcars . Abell, P. H., P.H. Abell, 1968. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 40 pages. 110g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed, Very Good with the contents and staples tight and clean. A survey of the British tramway scene as at the time of publication.
£3.00
£1.60

British Tramways in Pictures - 3. Birmingham. Wiseman, R. J. S., The Advertiser Press Limited, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 40 pages, 75g. Stapled stiff card covers FINE. Illustrated with many b/w photographs copyright by the Author. Details the many aspects of the extensive Birmingham Tramway System that achieved a rout3e milage of nearly 80 miles before complete closure in July 1953.
£8.00
£1.60

Bus Monographs 4: Bristol K-Type. Green, Geoff., Ian Allan Ltd, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711014248. 96 pages. 420g. Pictorial laminated Boards with small split to top of spine Near FINE. witht the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. The history of this long lived design that was first introduced by Bristol Tramways in 1936.
£5.00
£2.95

Buses. Thomas, Alan, Hamlyn Publishing, 1982. . ISBN: 0600350045. 160 pages. 1.18Kg. Red cloth boards FINE in a Very Good d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. Examines the evolution of passenger road transport from the horse drawn bus to the modern double-decker.
£6.00
£3.50

Cardiff's Electric Tramways (Locomotion Papers 81). Gould, David , The Oakwood Press, 1996. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0853614873. 136 pages. 330g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs plus photocopy of full system route map loosely inserted in rear.
£7.00
£2.95

Classic Trams - DVD. , Delta, 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: . As new in original case, Run time approx. 55 mins. This programme includes Tram 1282 Glasgow Corp, Metropolitan Electric Tramways No. 331, The 'Blackpool' Standard, AEC Regent 5 No. 874 & Southampton 45, amoungst others.
£2.50
£2.00

Cornwall's Railways. Fairclough, Tony, Tor Mark Press, 2002. 3rd Edition . ISBN: 0850253942. 48 pages, 115g, Stapled soft card covers MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs and route map.
£3.00
£1.60

A Desire of Tramcars.. Jowitt, E. Robert., Ian Allan LTD, 1969. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711000662. 200 pages, 875g. blue cloth boards a little scratched Near FINE with the contents tight and clean, No d/w. Illustratewd with b/w photographs which resulted from some 10 years of tram hunting in the UK and Europe. Not a technical book, but rather catches the atmosphere and feel of the old tramways and the people who used them.
£4.00
£3.25

Devon's Railways. Harris, Helen, Bossiney Books , 2001. First edition. ISBN: 1899383409. 48 pages. 110g. Staples soft card covers. Near MINT. Local historian Helen Harris traces the triumphs and failures of Devon's pioneering rail companies, which in their heyday created a truly impressive transport network, including the Haytor granite tramway.
£2.50
£1.60

A History of Manchester's Tramways: Souvenir Brochure on the Occasion of the Abandonment of the Last Tram Service in Manchester on the 10th January, 1949. ???, Manchester: Manchester Corporation Transport Dept, 1949. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 37 pages plus 2 fold-out maps to rear. 135g. Soft card covers rather edge-rubbed, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£10.00
£2.95

Improving London's Trams 1932 - 7. Oakley, E. R. & Withey, C. L., Light Rail Transit Association, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0948106077. 28 pages. 60g. Stapled soft card covers a little edge rubbed Very Good with contents and staples tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings.
£6.00
£1.60

International Tramways - DVD . , DVD Video, 2004. 1st Edition. ISBN: . As new in original case, Run time approx. 80 mins. Celebrates the history of the tram around the World, including major features on British trams.
£12.00
£2.95

Leeds City Tramways - A Pictorial Souvenir. Robert F MACK, Turntable Publications, 1972. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0902844105. 38 pages, 65g. Stapled soft card covers a little marked, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs amrking the end of trams in Leeds.
£4.00
£2.00

Lost Tramways of Kent. Leslie Oppitz, Countryside Books, 6-10. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1853069965. 128 pages, 285g. Soft card covers FINE. SIGNED by the author to title page. Illustrated with period b/w photographs and maps.
£3.00
£2.95

The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway. Brown Prideaux Radcliffe, Atlantic Transport Publishers, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0906899680. 135 pages, 775g. Green cloth boards with previous owners Ex-Lib plate to front paste-down, so Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w with small tear to bottom edge. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and line drawings.
£18.00
£3.25

A Nostalgic Look at Blackpool Trams Since 1950 - 1966. Palmer, Steve, Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1857940415. 100 pages. 440g. Soft card covers a little edge rubbed & with creasing to front bottom corner, so Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs and some colour and route maps. Forward by 'Sir Stanley Matthews'. A detailed portrait of the tramcars themselves.
£12.00
£2.95

A Nostalgic Look at Leeds Trams Since 1950 . Twidale, Graham H. E., Silver Link Publishing Ltd, 1991. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0947971645. 68 pages. 270g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and some colour and route maps.
£10.00
£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

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

Railways in the Peak District. Nicholson, Christopher P and Peter Barnes, Dalesman Publishing Co, 1975. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0852062680. 96 pages. 165g. Soft card cover a little edge rubbed, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Covers all the railways, tramways and canal railways of the area, and the effect of the Beeching Report on this transport structure.
£3.00
£1.60

The Ripley Rattlers 1913-1932. Nottinghamshire County Counci, Nottinghamshire County Counci, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: . Single folded sheet in colour, full size approximately 16" x 30", printed both sides, showing the route of the Nottingham & Derbyshire Tramways Company 1913 to 1932.
£2.50
£2.00

A Short Review of Birmingham Corporation Tramways . Hardy, P. L.& Jaques, P. , H. J. Publications, 1974. 3rd Edition. ISBN: . 52 pages, 100g, Stapled soft card covers a little marked, Near FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and large fold-out route map to rear.
£4.00
£2.00

Slates to Velinheli - The Railways and Tramways of Dinorwic Slate Quarries, Llanberis. Carrington, D. C & Rushworth, T. F., Maid Marian Locomtive Fund., . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 60 pages. 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, line drawings and track plans. A detailed account of the railways that served the Dinorwic Slate Quarries.
£9.00
£2.00

Town Transport in Camera. Joyce, James, Ian Allan LTD, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711010358. 96 pages. 450g. Blue cloth boards with a little fading to top and bottom edges Near FINE with contents tight and clean, in a Very Good d/w with a slightly sunned spine, and some rubbing to top edge. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Surveys the development of town transport from the earliest omnibuses, through horse and steam tramways, to the electric era on local railways, tramways and Trolleybuses, to the motor bus and rapid transit prospects for the future.
£9.00
£2.95

Tramcars in Leicester. PEARSON, M S W, Tramway Publications, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0949007021. 38 pages, 105g. Stapled soft card coves FINE. 8vo. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£6.00
£2.00

Trams - a Guide to the World's Classic Streetcars. Frank Sullivan and Fred Winkowski., The Apple Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 185076574X. 128 pages. 780g. Oblong format brown cloth boards a little rubbed to bottom edge and extremities, o/w FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Traces the history of one of the world's most popular transport systems, with full history and technical specifications of over 50 classic trams.
£9.00
£3.25

Trams And Tramways (Foyles Handbooks). Carter, Ernest F., W & G Foyle LTD, 1961. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 95 pages, 125g. Pictorial laminated boards with crease to bottom front, Very Good with the contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£3.00
£1.60

Trams Of The Past. Joyce, James [ Editor ]., Ian Allan Ltd, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0711009236. 96 pages. 450g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Trams on the Road. Gladwin, David, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1990. 1st Edition. ISBN: 071346125X. 128 pages. 620g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£7.00
£2.95

Tramway classics - Bristol's Tramways. Davey, Peter., Middleton Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 187379357X. 96pp. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs routemaps and track plans. A pictorial history of Bristol's electric trams from their beginnings in 1895.
£12.00
£2.95

Tramway Classics - Dover's Tramways . Harley, Robert J., Middleton Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793243. 96 pages, 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and line drawings. A pictorial history of the tramways around Dover.
£10.00
£2.95

Tramway Classics - Gosport and Horndean Tramways . Martin Petch, Middleton Press, 1997. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793928. 96 pages, 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards Near MINT with very slightly sunned spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs, track plans and route maps. A nastalgic journey on the Gosport and Fareham tramways plus the Portsdown & Horndean Light Railway.
£14.00
£2.95

Tramway Classics - Hastings Tramways. Robert J HARLEY, Middleton Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793189. 96 pages, 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards with light knock to bottom edge, FINE. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and line drawings. A pictorial history of the 65 four-wheeled tramcars that served around Hastings.
£7.00
£2.95

Tramway Classics - Southend-on-Sea Tramways. Robert J. Harley, Middleton Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793286. 96 pages. 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards MINT. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and track plans. This book recreates the journeys that were once possible to make on this extensive tramway system.
£12.00
£2.95

Tramway Classics Series - Camberwell & West Norwood Tramways Including Dulwich and Peckham . Robert J. Harley, Middleton Press, 1993. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1873793227. Unpaginated, 400g. Pictorial laminated Boards FINE. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs, route maps and line drawings. A pictorial history of the tramways , including the details of LCC Car No.1 'Bluebird'.
£7.00
£2.95

The Tramway Era.. , Tramway Museum Society, . 1st Edition. ISBN: . 10 pages. 35g. Oblong format soft card covers creased and rubbed to edges, but contents and staples tight and clean. Reprinted from 'Smiths Automobile Review of Autumn 1959'. Full page b/w and colour photographs with explanitary text. NOTE the front cover picture of on of George Francis Train's original early tramway experiments, which had the rails protruding above the surface of the street level, and upset a lot of horse and carts of the day!.
£3.00
£1.60

Tramway Handbooks No.4 - Tramways of Northern America including rapid transit. Taplin M R, Light Rail Transit Association, 1980. 2nd Edition. ISBN: 0900433698. 60 pages. 110g. Stapled soft card covers a little rubbed and marked but contents and staples tight and clean, Very Good. 8vo. Illustrated with many route maps. A completely revised edition which shows the changing attitude towards Rapid Transit systems in North America.
£5.00
£2.00

The Tramway Review - "Walthamstow District Council Light Railways" - Historical Supplement to 'The Modern Tramway' Volume 2 - Issue No. 15 - 1954. , The Light Railway Transport League, 1954. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 24 pages, 50g. Stapled paper covers rather foxed to covers but internally only to page edges, with the staples tight and clean, Very Good. illustrated with b/w photographs and route map of the 'Walthamstow Urban District Council Light Railways'.
£6.00
£1.60

Tramway Twilight - The Story of British Tramways from 1945 to 1962. Joyce, J., Ian Allan LTD, 1962. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 112 pages, 470g. Red cloth boards faded to spine with a previous owners dedication to front paste-down, o/w Very Good. Illustrated with b/w photographs. A history of trams and tramway systems of the British isles, including interesting appendices on the number of trams in use, route closures, a list of 'Last Cars' on each system, and the purchase & transfer of second-hand cars to different systems.
£5.00
£2.95

Tramways & Urban Transit No. 910 - October 2013. , LRTA Publishing, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: . approx 34 pages, 100g. Stapled paper covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings detailing up to the moment news on the World scene of Light Rail and Urban Transport.
£4.00
£1.60

Tramways & Urban Transit No. 912 - December 2013. , LRTA Publishing, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: . approx 34 pages, 100g. Stapled paper covers with small ring mark to front Near FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings detailing up to the moment news on the World scene of Light Rail and Urban Transport.
£4.00
£1.60

Tramways & Urban Transit No. 915 - March 2014. , LRTA Publishing, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: . approx 34 pages, 100g. Stapled paper covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings detailing up to the moment news on the World scene of Light Rail and Urban Transport.
£4.00
£1.60

Tramways & Urban Transit No. 917 - May 2014. , LRTA Publishing, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 34 pages, 100g. Stapled paper covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings detailing up to the moment news on the World scene of Light Rail and Urban Transport.
£4.00
£1.60

Tramways & Urban Transit No. 918 - JUNE 2014. , LRTA Publishing, 2014. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 42 pages, 100g. Stapled paper covers FINE. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings detailing up to the moment news on the World scene of Light Rail and Urban Transport.
£4.00
£1.60
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