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Image for Railways of To-Day Their Evolution, Equipment and Operation. With appendices etc. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates, Sectional Chart of Express Locomotive, 200 Photo Reproductions and 25 Diagrams. With supplement.

Railways of To-Day Their Evolution, Equipment and Operation. With appendices etc. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates, Sectional Chart of Express Locomotive, 200 Photo Reproductions and 25 Diagrams. With supplement.

By: ALLEN, Cecil J.:

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co. 1930 with supplement.:

Seller ID: 79122


Hardback, 7 x 5 inches. In red cloth covers lettered in gold & black. With gilt vignette to front. In illustrated dustwrapper. Pictorial endpapers. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw: corners and end of spine chipped, spine darkened, in protective sleeve.) Cloth a little rubbed at ends of spine. No penned inscriptions. An excellent very clean and tight copy. Very scarce with dustwrapper. 400 + 8pp supp. Illustrated with 26 Coloured plates... View more info

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British Railway Tunnels.

By: BLOWER, ALAN:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Ian Allan 1964 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 79028


Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. Light brown/orange cloth with silver lettering to spine. In illustrated dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (DW some minor rubbing to edges.) Else a very clean and tight copy. 108 pp. Illustrated with B&W photo. plates. A general historical survey of over 70 railway tunnels in Britain and, within this historical context, treats each tunnel individually and in details. A chapter on the Channel Tunnel ... View more info

Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series.

By: BRYAN, TIM:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chalford. 1995 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 58462


8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Slight indentations and light scratches to covers. Compiler’s signature on main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 128pp. With b/w photographs. A photographic record of the Great Western Railway works at Swindon. View more info

Great Western Swindon. The Archive Photograph Series. Signed copy.

By: BRYAN, TIM:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Chalford. 1995 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 61506


8vo. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Slight indentations and light scratches to covers. Compiler’s signature on main title page. Else a clean and tight copy. 128pp. With b/w photographs. A photographic record of the Great Western Railway works at Swindon. View more info

Loco's of "The Royal Road" : a New Railway Book for Boys of All Ages.

By: CHAPMAN, W.G.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited 1971:

Seller ID: 54183


In brown cloth covers with white to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and slightly rubed around edges. Some small marks). Price clipped. Mark on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 232pp; Prof. ills. with b/w photo plates, line drawings and diagrams. With fp. foldout of ‘King’ class locomotive with tender. Maps to endpapers. Reprint, originally published in 1936 by The Great Weste... View more info

Image for Photographic Print of “Locomotive 6358 Passing Dorchester West Station.” GWR 6358, Class Code 4300, Designer Churchward, 2-6-0, Built 30/11/1923, Swindon Works (GWR/British Railways), 1948 Shed 82C Swindon, Last Shed 82D Westbury, Withdrawn 31/10/1959, Disposal details Swindon Works (B.R.) Disposal Cut Up, 31/03/1960.

Photographic Print of “Locomotive 6358 Passing Dorchester West Station.” GWR 6358, Class Code 4300, Designer Churchward, 2-6-0, Built 30/11/1923, Swindon Works (GWR/British Railways), 1948 Shed 82C Swindon, Last Shed 82D Westbury, Withdrawn 31/10/1959, Disposal details Swindon Works (B.R.) Disposal Cut Up, 31/03/1960.

By: DORSET PICTURES:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: ca1959:

Seller ID: 79899


Framed size 14.5 x 11.5 inches. Size within mount approx 9 x 5.5 inches. In gold and brown wood frame behind glass, with dark green mount. In very good clean condition. View more info

Inverness to Crewe. The British 4-6-0 Locomotive.

By: EVANS, MARTIN:

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Model Aeronautical Press Ltd. 1966:

Seller ID: 70695


Size 5.5 x 8.75 inches. In speckle green cloth covers with gilt to spine. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped. Small marks to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 164pp. With b/w photographs. Historical record of the 4-6-0 locomotive steam engines of Great Britain. View more info

Image for Limited Edition Print of “Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway, 53808 7F and 34043 West Country Class Bulleid Light Pacific Combe Martin”

Limited Edition Print of “Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway, 53808 7F and 34043 West Country Class Bulleid Light Pacific Combe Martin”

By: HAWKINS, Philip D.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Philip Hawkins ca1980:

Seller ID: 79897


Framed size 17.5 x 14 inches. Size within mount approx 14 x 10 inches. In gold and brown wood frame behind glass, with ivory mount. In very good clean condition. 34043, West Country Class Bulleid light pacific ‘Combe Martin’ featured in The ‘Titfield Thunderbolt’ as the Bulleid Pacific in the opening scene. View more info

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The Last Days of Steam in Dorset and Bournemouth

By: HAYSOME, David: PARKER, Julien:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Alan Sutton, 1994 repr:

Seller ID: 80255


Hardback, 10 x 7.5 inches. Glossy pictorial covers in glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper. Minor bump to top corner else a very clean and tight copy. 144pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

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Branch Lines of Dorset

By: MAGGS, Colin G.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Sutton, 1996 1st:

Seller ID: 80257


Hardback, 10 x 8 inches. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper. (DW price clipped) 144pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

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Dorset Railways

By: MAGGS, Colin G.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Dorset Books 2009 1st:

Seller ID: 80258


Hardback, 12 x 8.5 inches. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In very good near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper. (DW NOT price clipped) 160pp. Illustrated with B&W photographs. View more info

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Branch Lines Around Chard and Yeovil From Taunton, Durston and Castle Cary.

By: MITCHELL, VIC: SMITH, KEITH:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Middleton Press. 1999 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 80256


Hardback, oblong, approx 10 x 7.5 ins. Glossy pictorial hardback. In very good near fine condition. An excellent copy. 96pp. With b/w photographs and maps. View more info

British Expresses 1898. Xmas Number of the “Locomotive Magazine”. Facsimile edition.

By: MOORE, F.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Atlas Editions. n.d.:

Seller ID: 55958


In illustrated limp paper covers. In very good condition. Small tear to fore edge front cover. Else a clean and tight copy. Unpaginated. Many b/w photographs of express trains from the end of the 19th century. A facsimile reproduction of the 1898 Christmas issue of Locomotive Magazine. Inside are 15 reproductions of photographs of steam engines plus on one page a brief summary of the engines. View more info

Line Clear Ahead. 75 Years of Ups and Downs.

By: NOCK, O. S.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens, Cambridge 1982 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 46304


Tall 8vo. Red cloth gt. Very good in very good dustwrapper. Numerous photo. illustrations, and some maps. 217 pp. 45 in service with Westinghouse, Nock describes here the developments in the railway during that time. View more info

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World Atlas of Railways

By: NOCK, O.S.;

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Mitchell Beasley, Artists House 1980 repr.:

Seller ID: 74379


Large volume approx 11 x 14 inches. In green cloth with gilt to front and spine. With glossy pictorial dustwrapper. In fine condition with fine dustwrapper. Inside clean and tight. No inscriptions. Colour illustrations photographs and maps throughout. View more info

LNER Steam. Companion volume to “Southern Steam”.

By: NOCK, O.S:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot. David & Charles 1969 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 46284


Red cloth gt. Very good in very good dustwrapper (dw: top edge of spine a bit rubbed). Col.frontis. & many photo.plts; 292 pp; View more info

Lost Railways of Surrey.

By: OPPITZ, LESLIE:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Countryside Books. 2005 repr.:

Seller ID: 70701


Size 5.75 x 8.5 inches. In illustrated limp card covers. In very good condition. Neat inscription inside front cover, dated 2009. Else a clean and tight copy. 160pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The story of the railways in Surrey with accounts of their growth and the eventual demise of some of them, including the Necropolis Line. View more info

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The Locomotive; Its Failures And Remedies

By: PEARCE, Thomas;

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Thomas Pearce, Wolverhampton 1908 13th edition:

Seller ID: 75419


Size 7.4 x 5 inches. Bound in original green cloth covers with gold locomotive design. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Neat inscription front endpaper and preface page. Endpapers darkened. Else pages generally very clean & tight throughout. 102 pages plus diagrams. View more info

Brighton Line Album.

By: RILEY, R.C.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London. Ian Allan. 1967 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 70698


Size 7.25 x 9.75 inches. In grey cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased along top edge with small tear to front top corner. Not price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1969. Else a clean and tight copy. 112pp. With b/w photographs. Collection of photographs illustrating the Brighton Line over a period of some 70 years. View more info

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Original Artwork "West Bay Station, Bridport." Original Artwork in Pen, Crayon and Ink.

By: ROUSELL, Tony:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Beaminster, Dorset, Tony Rousell, ca1980:

Seller ID: 79895


Framed size 15.5 x 12.5 inches. Size within mount approx 12 x 9 inches. In gold wood frame behind glass, with ivory mount. In very good clean condition. Original Artwork in Pen, Crayon and Ink. View more info