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Through the Window: The Great Western Railway from Paddington to Penzance 1924
by: Great Western Railway
publisher: Old House, published: 2008-01-01
ASIN: 187359075X
sales rank: 256690
price: £17.34 (new), £16.00 (used)
Through the Window This book was first published by the Great Western Railway in 1924 to enhance the enjoyment of passengers on the 305 mile journey from Paddington to Penzance. Maps, line drawings and information about the towns and villages describe the glorious countryside of southern England that could be seen from the windows of The Cornish Riviera Express. Full description
National Railway Museum Desk Diary 2018 (Diaries 2018)
by: National Railway Museum
publisher: Frances Lincoln Stationery, published: 2017-07-06
ASIN: 0711238812
sales rank: 449294
price: £12.99 (new)
The Reshaping of British Railways
by: British Railway Board
publisher: Collins, published: 2013-01-31
ASIN: 0007511965
sales rank: 325588
price: £4.08 (new), £4.07 (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.
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: 290388
price: £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: 1531273
price: £6.50 (new), £4.10 (used)
National Railway Museum Pocket Diary 2018 (Diaries 2018)
by: National Railway Museum
publisher: Frances Lincoln Stationery, published: 2017-07-06
ASIN: 0711238820
sales rank: 550040
price: £7.99 (new)
A Railway History of Denaby and Cadeby Collieries
by: A.J. Booth
publisher: Industrial Railway Society, published: 1990-05
ASIN: 0901096598
sales rank: 2429393
price: £111.79 (new), £13.50 (used)
130pp, inc. many b/w illus, laminated card, 8vo
The Railway Magazine: Vol. 93: January to December 1947
by: The Railway Magazine
publisher: Railway Magazine, published: 1947
ASIN: B00JXL1GBY
sales rank: 1919140
price: £12.95 (used)
National Railway Museum Desk Diary 2017 (Diaries 2017)
by: The National Railway Museum
publisher: Frances Lincoln, published: 2016-07-07
ASIN: 0711237956
sales rank: 392661
price: £4.23 (new), £17.74 (used)
National Railway Museum Pocket Diary 2017 (Diaries 2017)
by: The National Railway Museum
publisher: Frances Lincoln, published: 2016-07-07
ASIN: 0711237964
sales rank: 421630
price: £3.45 (new), £7.84 (used)
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