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Image for Driver Fred Lowe of Canklow: The Life of a Midland Railway Employee from 1903 to 1915

Driver Fred Lowe of Canklow: The Life of a Midland Railway Employee from 1903 to 1915

By: Abram, Ian / Waite, Glyn

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Midland Railway Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021062


128pp, maps, black and white photographs, log book entries from 1903 to 1915, includes the locomotive number, fireman, time on and off, a fascinating insight into the life of a driver at that time. Large format softback, the previous owner has annotated (mainly ink lines and numbers) the columns of loco numbers for his own analysis. The book is otherwise in VG condition. Scarce. View more info

Image for The Illustrated Guide to the Holiday Resorts on the Furness Railway: Illustrating and Describing the Districts Adjoining

The Illustrated Guide to the Holiday Resorts on the Furness Railway: Illustrating and Describing the Districts Adjoining

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Handstand Press: 2006

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 021028


174pp, colour map, black and white photographs and illustrations. A facsimile reprint of the original publication circa 1900. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Midland Railway. Marshalling of Express Trains July, August and September 1914

Midland Railway. Marshalling of Express Trains July, August and September 1914

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Midland Railway Society: 2014

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 021064


x++ + 104pp, map, black and white photograph, a facsimile reprint of the original 1914 publication for the last summer workings before WW1. Arranged in 4 sections, London to Scotland; London to Leeds, Bradford & Heysham; London to Manchester & Liverpool; North and West of England. Spiral bound, some annotation (coloured lines against some of the formations) for previous owner's analysis otherwise a VG copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for Scenes from the Past 6: The Railways Around Preston: An Historical Review

Scenes from the Past 6: The Railways Around Preston: An Historical Review

By: Biddle, Gordon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stockport, Foxline Publishing: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 019883


137 captioned black and white photographs, track plans. Large format softback, reading creases to covers, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Derby and the Midland Railway

Derby and the Midland Railway

By: Billson, Peter

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Derby, Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021258


149pp, 11 appendices, bibliography, black and white photographs and illustrations, maps. Grey boards, a VG copy in a Good+ (closed edge tears to spine head and one corner, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for A Century of Railways Around Birmingham and the West Midlands: Volume Two (II, 2): 1948 - 1972

A Century of Railways Around Birmingham and the West Midlands: Volume Two (II, 2): 1948 - 1972

By: Boynton, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Kidderminster, Mid England Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020541


96pp, bibliography, maps, photographs including 8pp in colour. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for A History of the Railways of Northamptonshire (Railway Heritage)

A History of the Railways of Northamptonshire (Railway Heritage)

By: Butler, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021241


128pp, index, maps, black and white photographs. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Steam Nostalgia Around Northampton

Steam Nostalgia Around Northampton

By: Coleman, Richard / Rajczonek, Joe

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Northampton, Northamptonshire Libraries: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020792


172 black and white photographs, index, pictorial endpapers. Green cloth boards, gilt decoration to front, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Journey of a Railway Signalman: A History of Railway Signalling on Merseyside and in North-West England

Journey of a Railway Signalman: A History of Railway Signalling on Merseyside and in North-West England

By: Cook, Tony

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Lancashire, Cook Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021634


340pp, track plans, photographs throughout, many in colour. Gilt on red boards, very slight spine twist, otherwise light wear only, a VG copy in (slight edge rubbing) dustwrapper. Scarce. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for LNWR Wagons Supplement No.1

LNWR Wagons Supplement No.1

By: Ellis, Peter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Northumberland, London & North Western Railway Society: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021190


30pp, 9 plates, drawings. Large format softback, slight corner crease to front cover and first page otherwise a VG copy. Useful reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for LMS Journal: LMS 85th Anniversary Issue

LMS Journal: LMS 85th Anniversary Issue

By: Essery, Bob (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021198


96pp, drawings, maps, black and white photographs. Large format softback, a VG copy. Articles cover:- 'Wolverhampton High Level'; 'Wartime Wagon Pooling and One Dissident'; '4-6-0 Locomotives on the LMS North Division'; 'Instructions for the Equipment of Passenger Trains on the LMS'; 'The LMS Royal Scot Locomotives'; 'Lineside Estates Limited'; 'Walker/Pagefield 6-ton Cruiser Type Mobile Cranes for LMS Goods Yards'. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of L.M.S.Locomotives: Volume Five (5, V): The Post-Grouping Standard Designs

An Illustrated History of L.M.S.Locomotives: Volume Five (5, V): The Post-Grouping Standard Designs

By: Essery, Bob / Jenkinson, David

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Lancashire, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021472


248pp, 2 appendices, bibliography, over 450 rare photographs, over 50 line drawings. Black boards, slight ageing to page edges, owner's details to front endpaper otherwise a VG copy in (slight edge creasing/rubbing) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Midland Record No.2 Supplement: Midland Railway Wagons

Midland Record No.2 Supplement: Midland Railway Wagons

By: Essery, R. J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021328


48pp, index, drawings, black and white photographs. Large format softback, light reading wear only, a VG copy. Excellent reference for the railway modeller. Covers the following wagons:- D298; D336; D336A; D818; D395; D361; D349; D302; D204; D341; D368; D1658. View more info

Image for Historical Locomotive Monographs No.2: LMS Jubilees

Historical Locomotive Monographs No.2: LMS Jubilees

By: Essery, R. J. / Toms, George

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021473


138pp, 11 appendices, drawings, black and white photographs throughout. Large softback, a VG clean tight copy, excellent reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for London & North Western Railway. Garston Docks & Opening of the Stalbridge Dock, Garston, February 24th 1909 (2 Publications in Card Slipcase )

London & North Western Railway. Garston Docks & Opening of the Stalbridge Dock, Garston, February 24th 1909 (2 Publications in Card Slipcase )

By: Fell, Mike G

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Northumberland, The London & North Western Railway Society: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021188


2 books in slipcase. 'Garston Docks' - 32pp, black and white photographs, drawings, maps, footnotes, 27 plates. 'Opening of the Stalbridge Dock, Garston, February 24th 1909' - 20pp, map, black and white photographs. Both books VG in thin card slipcase. View more info

Image for Metropolitan Railway (Glory Days)

Metropolitan Railway (Glory Days)

By: Glover, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021365


96pp, standard format of captioned illustrations throughout, many in colour. Laminated pictorial boards, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Trentham: The Hall, Gardens and Branch Railway

Trentham: The Hall, Gardens and Branch Railway

By: Goode, C.T.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hull, C.T.Goode: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021450


40pp, maps and plans, photographs. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Ashover Light Railway and the Clay Cross Company

The Ashover Light Railway and the Clay Cross Company

By: Gotheridge, Ivor

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Gemini Publishing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020993


48pp, photographs, drawings, plans, 1 colour plate. Landscape format softback, light wear, slight browning to covers, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Midland Railway: A Chronology. Listing in Geographical Order the Opening Dates of the Lines & Additional Running Lines of the Company Together with the Dates of the Opening, Re-Naming & Closing of Stations and Signalboxes.

The Midland Railway: A Chronology. Listing in Geographical Order the Opening Dates of the Lines & Additional Running Lines of the Company Together with the Dates of the Opening, Re-Naming & Closing of Stations and Signalboxes.

By: Gough, John / Foreword By Professor TC Barker

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Clwyd, Railway & Canal Historical Society: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021478


392pp, corrections, track diagrams of lines covered in the chronology, the chronology itself in 11 sections, primary and secondary sources. Maroon boards, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in a near VG (cipping to corners, slightest spine fading) dustwrapper. This is the revised and expanded edition, illustrated with a set of line-diagrams. Superb reference for the historian and modeller. View more info

Image for The Track of the Ironmasters. A History of the Cleator & Workington Junction Railway

The Track of the Ironmasters. A History of the Cleator & Workington Junction Railway

By: Gradon, W McGowan

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Altrincham, William McGowan Gradon: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021487


70pp, gradient diagrams, illustrations, black and white photographs, map. Softback, buff illustrated card covers, a few marks from rusty staples, overall a VG copy of the first edition. View more info

Image for LMS (London, Midland and Scottish Railway) Engine Sheds. Their History and Development. Volume Two (2, II): The Midland Railway

LMS (London, Midland and Scottish Railway) Engine Sheds. Their History and Development. Volume Two (2, II): The Midland Railway

By: Hawkins, Chris / Reeve, George

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Berkshire, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019712


258pp, appendices and errata to volume 1, drawings, plans and photographs throughout. Red boards, light ageing only, very slight twist to spine, a VG clean tight copy in (slight fading to spine) dustwrapper. A brief overview of the Midland Railway 'engine houses' followed by an alphabetically-listed study of the sheds. View more info

Image for The Hertford Loop: The First Hundred (100) Years of a Local Railway

The Hertford Loop: The First Hundred (100) Years of a Local Railway

By: Hodge, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Southgate District Civic Trust: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019413


32pp, bibliography, map, black and white photographs. Booklet, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of Oldham's Railways

An Illustrated History of Oldham's Railways

By: Hooper, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Middlesex, Irwell Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019884


80pp, map, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Large softback, slight colour fading to spine and adjacent edges, overall a VG tight copy. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of Oldham's Railways

An Illustrated History of Oldham's Railways

By: Hooper, John

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Middlesex, Irwell Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020318


80pp, map, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Large softback, an excellent clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Midland Record No.1 Supplement: American Locomotives of the Midland Railway

Midland Record No.1 Supplement: American Locomotives of the Midland Railway

By: Hunt, David

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021327


58pp, drawings, black and white photographs, data tables. Large format softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. Excellent reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for LMS Locomotive Profiles: No. 3: The Parallel Boiler 2-6-4 Tank Engines

LMS Locomotive Profiles: No. 3: The Parallel Boiler 2-6-4 Tank Engines

By: Hunt, David / Essery, Bob / James, Fred

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021477


64pp, appendices, black and white photographs, extensive drawings including some folding. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Excellent reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for LNWR Branch Lines of West Leicestershire and East Warwickshire

LNWR Branch Lines of West Leicestershire and East Warwickshire

By: Hurst, Geoffrey

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Nottinghamshire, Milepost Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021053


80pp, maps, track plans, timetables, black and white photographs. Large format softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. Features the LNWR lines around Leicester, Nuneaton, Rugby and Leamington Spa. View more info

Image for Scenes from the Past 48: Manchester's Central Station and the Great Northern Railway Goods Warehouse

Scenes from the Past 48: Manchester's Central Station and the Great Northern Railway Goods Warehouse

By: Johnson, Edward M

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Stockport, Foxline Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019899


78pp, standard format of captioned black and white photographs, track plans. Large format softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Stratford-upon-Avon and Midland Junction Railway: The Shakespeare Route

The Stratford-upon-Avon and Midland Junction Railway: The Shakespeare Route

By: Jordan, Arthur

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, OPC: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021134


136pp, index, 2 appendices, maps, track plans, black and white photographs, bibliography. Grey boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in (very slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Scenes From the Past 40 (Part One): Railway Memories of Manchester and Stockport

Scenes From the Past 40 (Part One): Railway Memories of Manchester and Stockport

By: Keeley, Raymond

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stockport, Foxline Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019877


48pp, standard format of captioned black and white photographs, track plans. Large format softback, reading creases to covers, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Hassop: A Chronology of Railway History

Hassop: A Chronology of Railway History

By: Knighton, Laurence

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sheffield, Midland Railway Society: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021089


40pp, 5 appendices, illustrations, maps, black and white photographs. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Nuneaton, Coventry & Leamington Railway

Nuneaton, Coventry & Leamington Railway

By: Lee, Peter

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, Amberley Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020941


160pp, black and white photographs, maps, track plans. Softback, very light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Great Central Signalman: One Man's Passion for Signalling in the 1940s and 1950s (Working Lives)

Great Central Signalman: One Man's Passion for Signalling in the 1940s and 1950s (Working Lives)

By: Mackenzie, Iain / Wortley, PJ (Compiler)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Kettering, Silver Link Publishing Ltd: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021024


144pp, index, black and white photographs, track plans and drawings. Softback, heavy corner crease to front cover, corner crease to first 2 pages, contents otherwise VG. An account of Iain Mackenzie's early post-war cycling trips round the signal boxes near his home in Rugby with reminiscences of his life in the signal box on a line that in the 1950s was still a vital freight artery. Also includes drawings and diagrams on the why and wherefore and the rules and regulatio... View more info

Image for Oakwood Library of Railway History OL26: The Bristol and Gloucester Railway and the Avon and Gloucestershire Railway

Oakwood Library of Railway History OL26: The Bristol and Gloucester Railway and the Avon and Gloucestershire Railway

By: Maggs, Colin G.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford, The Oakwood Press: 1992

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021652


160pp, bibliography, index, 7 appendices, maps and plans, black and white photographs. Softback, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Scenes From the Past 38: More Recollections of a Bolton Engineman

Scenes From the Past 38: More Recollections of a Bolton Engineman

By: Markland, Jim

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cheshire, Foxline Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019863


128pp, maps, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Large format softback, reading creases to covers, a near VG copy. View more info

Image for Birmingham Railways Through Time

Birmingham Railways Through Time

By: Mike Hitches

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Stroud, Amberley Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019359


96pp, captioned photographs throughout, 'then' in sepia, 'now' in colour. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Steam Routes Around Cheltenham and Tewkesbury, Winchcombe, Andoversford

Steam Routes Around Cheltenham and Tewkesbury, Winchcombe, Andoversford

By: Mourton, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Runpast Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021060


96pp, maps, black and white photographs throughout. Large format softback, a VG copy. Covers the M&SWJR down to Foss Cross, the Kingham line , the Cheltenham stations, the Honeybourne line to Toddington and the Midland main line to Ashchurch and Tewkesbury. View more info

Image for Steam Routes Around Cheltenham and Tewkesbury, Winchcombe, Andoversford

Steam Routes Around Cheltenham and Tewkesbury, Winchcombe, Andoversford

By: Mourton, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cheltenham, Runpast Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021091


96pp, maps, black and white photographs throughout. Large format softback, slight spine fading, a VG copy. Covers the M&SWJR down to Foss Cross, the Kingham line , the Cheltenham stations, the Honeybourne line to Toddington and the Midland main line to Ashchurch and Tewkesbury. View more info

Image for Off Northampton Shed: The Reminiscence of an LMS Fireman

Off Northampton Shed: The Reminiscence of an LMS Fireman

By: Mutton, Derek

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Didcot, Wild Swan Publications Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020940


186pp, black and white photographs, track plans. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. The author became a cleaner at Northampton shed in September 1943 and he remained there throughout his footplate career, which took him on adventures over the former LNWR lines in the area, in the final stages of WW2 and the lean years of rationing which followed. View more info

Image for William Stanier: An Engineering Biography

William Stanier: An Engineering Biography

By: Nock, OS

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021576


190pp, index, appendix, photographs, technical data. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Career of the famous engineer from his early days working for the GWR to his role as Chief Mechanical Engineer of the LMS. View more info

Image for Railway Heritage: The Furness Railway. A Recollection By KJ Norman with Photographs from the Sankey Collection

Railway Heritage: The Furness Railway. A Recollection By KJ Norman with Photographs from the Sankey Collection

By: Norman, KJ

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Peterborough, Silver Link Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016477


128pp, index, map, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Maroon boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Book of the Princess Royal Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: No. 1

The Book of the Princess Royal Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: No. 1

By: Onley, Graham

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire, Irwell Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020323


56pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Large format softback, an excellent clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Book of the Patriot 4-6-0s: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

The Book of the Patriot 4-6-0s: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

By: Onley, Graham

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire, Irwell Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020324


56pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Light reading wear, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Midland Railway in Nottingham Volume 1: 1839 - 1907. Buildings, Locomotives and Men

The Midland Railway in Nottingham Volume 1: 1839 - 1907. Buildings, Locomotives and Men

By: Perkins, CJ / Padgett, R

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Nottinghamshire, C J Perkins & R Padgett: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021279


144pp, 6 appendices, references and bibliography, 38 drawings in text, 48 plates. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Cumbrian Communities and Their Railways No.4: Whitehaven: The Railways and Waggonways of a Unique Cumberland Port

Cumbrian Communities and Their Railways No.4: Whitehaven: The Railways and Waggonways of a Unique Cumberland Port

By: Quayle, Howard

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbrian Railways Association: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019306


101pp, index, bibliography, chronology, colour plate, black and white photograpohs, drawings and plans. Large format softback, birthday inscription to tile page otherwise a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for On Great Central Lines

On Great Central Lines

By: Robotham, Robert

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018678


80pp, standard format of captioned colour photographs throughout. Landscape format, pictorial boards, a VG clean tight copy. Includes a section in and around Woodhead. View more info

Image for Heavy Goods Engines of the War Department. Volume 2 Stanier 8F 2-8-0

Heavy Goods Engines of the War Department. Volume 2 Stanier 8F 2-8-0

By: Rowledge, JWP

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dorset, Springmead Railway Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019298


64pp, appendix, narrative detailing build and allocations, plus drawings and photographs and as such, are an excellent reference for the railway modeller. Card covers, light ageing only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Diesels in the North West

Diesels in the North West

By: Shannon, Paul / Hillmer, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Poole, OPC: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018592


208 captioned black and white photographs. Green boards, a VG clean tight copy in (slight colour fading to spine) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Book of Coronation Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

The Book of Coronation Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

By: Sixsmith, Ian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire, Irwell Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019334


60pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for The Book of Coronation Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

The Book of Coronation Pacifics: A Photographic Accompaniment: 1

By: Sixsmith, Ian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bedfordshire, Irwell Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020322


60pp, captioned black and white photographs throughout. Light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info