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National Railway Museum Desk Diary 2018 (Diaries 2018)
by: National Railway Museum
publisher: Frances Lincoln Stationery, published: 2017-07-06
ASIN: 0711238812
sales rank: 422719
price: £12.99 (new)
The Reshaping of British Railways
by: British Railway Board
publisher: Collins, published: 2013-01-31
ASIN: 0007511965
sales rank: 292173
price: £4.00 (new), £4.20 (used)
The Reshaping of British Railways is a piece of railway history every dedicated enthusiast will want in their collection. Bradshaw's Guide has given birth to a wave of nostalgia for our Victorian and Edwardian railway systems. The Reshaping of British Railways, another facsimile which will fascinate train buffs, is the document that decimated these systems forever. With the British Rail company's failure, by the early 1960s, to stem the network's huge annual losses, the government turned to Dr Richard Beeching. He was to save money by recommending the cutting of redundant routes and services. His two reports, The Reshaping of British Railways (1963) and The Development of the Major Railway Trunk Routes (1965), were published by the British Railways Board in 1965, and offer a fascinating snapshot of our nation's railways. In the first part of this historic facsimile, Dr Beeching identifies the 2,363 stations and 5,000 miles (8,000 km) of railway line for closure - over 50% of all stations and 30% of route miles. The second part recommends a small number of major remaining routes for significant investment.Well documented nationwide protests resulted in the saving of some stations and lines, but the majority were closed as planned and Beeching's name is to this day associated with the mass closure of railways and the loss of many local services in the period that followed. Now, for the first time, this iconic piece of railway history is available in its entirety, complete with the original tables and maps of routes deemed fit for closure.
DIDCOT RAILWAY CENTRE - Recreating the Golden Age of the Great Western Railway
by: Didcot Railway Centre
publisher: Great Western Society Ltd
ASIN: B00HAKLAAW
sales rank: 590515
price: £4.00 (used)
MIDLAND RAILWAY SYSTEM MAPS Volume 2 - Leeds to Leicester & Branches, Derby to Manchester & Branches, Cheshire Lines
by: MIDLAND RAILWAY
publisher: PETER KAY, published: 1997
ASIN: B004N7U5E2
sales rank: 689863
price: £20.00 (used)
Railway Clearing House Atlas of England and Wales, 1904 (Railway Atlas)
by: Railway Clearing House
publisher: Ian Allan Publishing, published: 2001-05
ASIN: 0711027781
sales rank: 645749
price: £51.41 (new), £0.01 (used)
Reproductions of the official Railway Clearing House railway routes for England and Wales in 1904.
Railway Stations of Wirral
by: Merseyside Railway History Group
publisher: Ian & Marilyn Boumphrey, published: 1994-11-01
ASIN: 1899241027
sales rank: 1593505
price: £6.50 (new), £1.71 (used)
The Railway Observer - Railway Correspondence And Travel Society Vol: XXVIII October 1958. No: 356.
by: THE RAILWAY CORRESPONDENCE AND TRAVEL SOCIETY . RCTS. SCARCE BOOK. OCT 1958. No. 356. ORIGINAL 16 PAGE A5 MAGAZINE + COVER. VGC.
published: 1958
ASIN: B003HU6VBM
sales rank: 1513350
price: £5.99 (used)
THE RAILWAY OBSERVER. THE RAILWAY CORRESPONDENCE AND TRAVEL SOCIETY . RCTS. SCARCE BOOK. OCT 1958. No. 356. ORIGINAL 16 PAGE A5 MAGAZINE + COVER. VGC. The RCTS is Britain's leading organisation for people interested in all aspects of railways past, present and future and is highly regarded by both professional railway people and enthusiasts, a position it has held since its formation over 75 years ago.
The Railway Magazine, Vol.96, Jan-Dec 1950
by: The Railway Magazine
publisher: The Railway Magazine, published: 1950
ASIN: B0014ID004
sales rank: 857513
price: £17.20 (used)
The Railway Magazine Vol. 98, January to December 1952
by: The Railway Magazine
publisher: Railway Magazine, published: 1952
ASIN: B01J4CX2OK
sales rank: 1522597
price: £13.94 (used)
The Railway Observer: Vol. XXXV, 1965, No. 431 - No. 442 [12 Issues]
by: The Railway and Correspondence and Travel Society
publisher: The Railway and Correspondence and Travel Society, published: 1965
ASIN: B00YYCFN4S
sales rank: 1714144
price: £37.60 (used)
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