| TITLES ON TOPICS IN |
AFTER THE WAR WAS OVER
Railways60 Fade-Away is the story of the Brush-built Class 60 in the 21st Century, profiling the fleet and its varying fortunes since the start of the new millennium. 72 minutes of fantastic action coupled with an informative script brings you the whole story. Highlights include: 60100 at Stafford ...
Keywords: fade-away, fade-away, brush-built, millennium, stafford, liverpool, ironbridge, bromsgrove, steel, margam, beeston-cardiff, scrap, steel, slabs, longbridge, cumbrian, pathfinder, tyne, railtour, metropolis, meanderer, lickey, railtour, anglia, railtour, grangemouth, buxton, lime, llanwern, gypsum, dent, gypsum, eastleigh, lime, santon, lime, carlisle, stone, edale, peak, welwyn, garden, lafarge, self-discharge, bullet, china, clay, china, clay, newton, abbott, morpeth, alcan
Other, ModellingThis beautifully illustrated book uses hitherto classified photographs of outstanding quality to present a view of the 'secret' goings-on around Wavertree and Edge Hill. Here, in bombed-out factories and on waste ground around Smithdown Lane, Overbury Street, Crown Street, Queensland Road and ...
Keywords: liverpool, wavertree, waste, smithdown, overbury, crown, queensland, falkner, secrecy, sepia, jacket, earnshaw, hayward
RailwaysThe Aldeburgh branch, unlike many of the lines inherited or built by the Great Eastern Railway, was not solely reliant on agricultural traffic for the major portion of its receipts. Much of the revenue came from the engineering works established at Leiston by Richard Garrett. Aldeburgh was ...
Keywords: aldeburgh, aldeburgh, agricultural, leiston, garrett, aldeburgh, gentry, leiston, aldeburgh, garrett, agricultural, fish, aldeburgh, belle, pullman, liverpool, aldeburgh, aldeburgh, clientele, aldeburgh, festival, britten, festival, dieselized, nuclear, sizewell, sizewell, withdrawn, sizewell, nuclear, sellafield, aldeburgh, saxmundham, sizewell, flask, sizewell, paye, leiston, aldeburgh
MaritimeOn July 25, 1956, a most unlikely collision between two ocean liners took place off the shoals of Nantucket. The catastrophic ramming of the Stockholm into Italy's crown jewel, the luxury liner Andrea Doria, sent shock waves around the world. In the new book, ALIVE ON THE ANDREA DORIA! THE GREATEST ...
Keywords: andrea, doria, ocean, nantucket, stockholm, crown, jewel, liner, andrea, doria, shock, andrea, doria, pierette, domenica, simpson, andrea, doria, first-hand, confront, disaster, simpson, poor, wealthy, disaster, teen-age, girl, bunk, doria, stockholm, mother, toddler, overboard, lifeboat, college, children, rope, ladder, andrea, doria, maritime, determine, controversy, andrea, doria, andrea, doria, andrea, doria, diver, pierette, simpson, maritime, italian, culture, simpson, tragedy, girl, blur, norm, simpson, maritime, andrea, doria, doria, newsworthy, synchronized, shipwreck, york, kupfer, milan, pierette, domenica, simpson, gentlemen, vieste, andrea, doria, doria, andrea, doria, memoriam
RailwaysThe Eastern Region was almost ignored by the railway enthusiasts, it's diesels and electric trains were worthy of more attention. Gricer William Riddihough set forth to rectify this. Trains seen are classes: 302, 305, 306, 308, 309, 310, 312, 313, 315, 108, 110, 115, 117 Locomotives seen are ...
Keywords: liverpool, stratford, ilford, worthy, gricer, riddihough
Buses, Road Vehiclesin 1931, the Vauxhall Motors subsidiary of General Motors began to produce a new range of British-Built commercial vehicles known as Bedfords. Their introduction followed the wall Street Crash of October 1929, which not only decimated world trade, but also brought about a minor revolution in the ... From the series Fare Stage Series
Keywords: bedford, fare, vauxhall, british-built, crash, shift, vauxhall, bedford, truck, bedford, chassis, waveney, thurgood, bedford, chassis, bedford, non-municipal, bedford, earnshaw, parent, vauxhall, earnshaw, post-war, almet, post-war
Buses, Road VehiclesThis is the third book in a trilogy detailing the history of Bedford buses and coaches from their inception in 1931 to their progressive demis in the 1980s. With the co-operation of Vauxhall Motors, the books mostly use official photographs from the Luton archives. The applause and positive acclaim ... From the series Fare Stage Series
Keywords: bedford, fare, trilogy, bedford, demis, vauxhall, luton, applause, vauxhall, earnshaw, berry, earnshaw, eltham, bedford, 11-metre, micro
Road VehiclesContinuing the story of vehicle manufacture ion the post-war period Robert W. Berry and Alan Earnshaw now examine the Bedford commercial vehicles in the 5-cwt to 35-cwt range which Vauxhall Motors produced in the 1950s and 1960s. Vauxhall had served Britain well during the difficult years of World ... From the series Classic Marques
Keywords: bedford, post-war, berry, earnshaw, bedford, vauxhall, vauxhall, bedford, peace, austin, ford, vauxhall, bedford, bedford, vauxhall, vauxhall, heritage, berry, earnshaw, k-type, m-type, ta-type, tj-type
RailwaysDennis Herbert's earliest childhood memories recall growing up on one of the many sprawling housing estates which were built in the Birmingham area in the 1920s and 1930s. We learn of his family members and also friends and neighbours on the estate. Dennis was a schoolboy during the war years, and ... From the series Reminiscences
Keywords: birmingham, footplateman, herbert, childhood, birmingham, schoolboy, life-long, fireman, tyseley, brother, tyseley, ogre, fire, smell, poor, mother, shiver, school, policy, birmingham, snow, eyesight, blindness, porter, tyseley, 40-plus, humble, fireman, saltley, aback, roster, gresley, arrow, gresley, railtour, tyseley, herbert, school, cotton, waste, shovel, saltley
RailwaysHardback Version (also available as Softback Version ). There's a magical romance about train travel that no other form of transport can capture. Unlike other rail-based guides, this is not a backpacker's manual on how to travel cheaply and quickly and what to do once you get there. Instead, this ...
Keywords: gazer, backpacker, sojourn, indulgent, care-free, jacket, black-and-white, full-colour, gift, self-purchase, fanatics, wainwright, quirky, eco-tourism, heritage, pubs, benedict, britannia, scotland, scotland, anglia, waterloo, southeast, peep, fare, fare
Buses, Road VehiclesThis unique new title features all the biggest and best events in the British Bus enthusiast's year! Restorations, museum events, special anniversaries, bus preservation rallies and reports on city bus fleets - they're all here! This year's volume naturally includes the celebrations for the ...
Keywords: routemaster, liverpool, cardiff, bournemouth, edinburgh, middlesbrough, wakefield, birmingham, birmingham, sheffield, keighley, tramway, crich
RailwaysCandyfloss, fish and chips on the pier, winkles, sand castles, traffic jams, warm beer, bucket and spades – It's SUMMER SPECIAL time again! For readers who have not come across them before the now well-established institution, the Irwell SUMMER SPECIALS (Issued normally in May or June) are based ... From the series British Railways Illustrated
Keywords: candyfloss, fish, beer, irwell, brill, paddington, surbiton, liverpool, pacifics, victoria, roade, orchid, stortford, endpiece
|1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||131 TOTAL TITLES- PAGE 1 of 11 |
Elapsed time: 1.375 seconds