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Railways & General Transport Books - 24 Books

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The great era of steam trains in England is brought magnificently back to life in our major series of railway and tramway history books. The Lost Railways titles are arranged by English county, written in an uncomplicated style and well illustrated with railway photographs, both from today and from the steam years of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. These books are wonderful celebrations of the railway age and the lasting heritage it left behind.

Victorian Railway Stations

Victorian Railway Stations

Trevor Yorke

Victorian railway stations reflected the importance of this revolutionary mode of transport for Britain. The great iron roads transformed both rural and urban landscapes, and fundamentally changed the pattern of social and commercial life for all sections of the population.

Book Price: £9.95
Bristol & Bath Railways The Age of Steam

Bristol & Bath Railways The Age of Steam

Colin Maggs

The steam locomotive, with its hiss and smoke, has left a legacy that still fascinates all generations.

Book Price: £9.95
Hampshire Railways The History of Steam

Hampshire Railways The History of Steam

Colin Maggs

At the beginning of the railway age, Hampshire lines were based on three simple main routes. Railway enthusiast Colin Maggs explains how, from these three lines, branches were developed to reach throughout the country. His thoroughly researched and lively book recalls the railways in their heyday and includes many anecdotes and a wealth of old photographs.

Book Price: £12.95
Cheshire Railways The Age of Steam

Cheshire Railways The Age of Steam

Robin Jones

A nostalgic look back to the early days of steam railways - the lines, the stations, the navvies who built them, the passengers, the freight and today's preservation societies.

Book Price: £9.95
Lancashire Railways The History of Steam

Lancashire Railways The History of Steam

Mark Jones

In this well-researched and highly readable book, local author Mark Jones offers a feast of nostalgia as he tells the story of Lancashire's railways in their heyday.

Book Price: £9.95
Lost Railways of East Anglia

Lost Railways of East Anglia

Leslie Oppitz

A well illustrated history of East Anglia's railways. Modern photographs accompany those taken when these railways were open and bustling.

Book Price: £10.99
Lost Railways of Berkshire

Lost Railways of Berkshire

Rupert Matthews

A readable and well illustrated history of the steam era in Berkshire.

Book Price: £9.99
Lost Railways of Cumbria

Lost Railways of Cumbria

Gordon Suggitt

This well written and excellently researched book brings to life the history of Cumbria's railways. Modern photographs accompany those from earlier times, together with specially drawn maps to help explore many of the old lines and stations that have survived.

Book Price: £10.99
Lost Railways of Derbyshire

Lost Railways of Derbyshire

Geoffrey Kingscott

This excellently researched book brings to life the counties railways and describes the reasons for their construction and their subsequent closure.

Book Price: £10.99
Lost Railways of Dorset

Lost Railways of Dorset

Leslie Oppitz

A well illustrated history of Dorset's railways.

Book Price: £10.95

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