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RAIL FREIGHT FOCUS - VOL. 3 SOUTH WALES AND WEST COUNTRY WHICH START WITH 'S'
RailwaysThe second volume of James Boyd's reminiscences of his life-long enthusiasm for railways is told in his own inimitable style. The earliest of these stories date back as far as the 1930s. Most railway enthusiasts of the day were drawn towards the impressive standard gauge steam-hauled expresses of ... From the series Reminiscences
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OtherSamuel Morton Peto was one of the giants of Victorian Britain who left behind an impressive legacy, evidence of which can still be seen today. Born in 1809, he was an inspired entrepreneur who was, perhaps more than any other individual, responsible for establishing Britain's path to industrial ...
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|SAUCY JACK (Book) by Gavin Baddeley and Paul Woods|
OtherEnduringly fascinating and never identified, this is an exposť of the fact and fiction behind the legend of Jack the Ripper, perhaps Britain's first serial killer. This gripping new book examines the heinous case from every angle, exploring theories both plausible and eccentric which have captured ...
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MaritimeA fine history of SAXONIA, IVERNIA, CARINTHIA and SYLVANIA, the pride of Cunard's post-war Canadian service, which went on to lead fascinating careers as the LEONID SOBIINOV, FEDOR SHALYAPIN, FAIRSEAA, FAIRWIIND, FAIR PRINCESS, DAWN PRINCESS and ALBATROS. An important, well researched yet extremely ...
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Buses, Road VehiclesThis Seventh edition of the Bus Handbook covering Scotland is part of a series that details the fleets of bus and express coach operators included in this edition cover those who provide tendered and commercial services in the countries and Unitary area within the region. Also included are a number ... From the series Bus Handbooks
Keywords: scottish, scotland, aberfeldy, alba, allander, avondale, coache, trave, edinburgh, bruce, bowman, denny, caledonia, sprinter, clyde, coakley, crieff, davidson, deveron, dickson, irvine, doig, glasgow, essbee, fairline, fiarway, garelochhead, gibson, eagle, goosecroft, harlequin, harte, henderson, henry, crawford, highland, heritage, hutchionson, horsburgh, houston, irvine, morrow, keenan, kinel, liddell, lippen, lothian, mccollis, macewan, mackie, alloa, mckendry
Buses, Road VehiclesFollowing on from his earlier and hugely successful volume in the 'Heyday' series covering Scottish bus operations, Gavin Booth now provides a further exploration into the great variety of bus types and liveries to be found in Scotland during the 1980s. Commencing with the era prior to deregulation ...
Keywords: scottish, portfolio, scottish, scotland, wrought, scotland, stagecoach, scotland, edinburgh, all-colour, heritage, scotland
RailwaysThe Scottish Borders - Hawick, Galashields and Peebles, Dumfries, Gourock to Glasgow. The Fife Coast and Dunfermline / Thornton. Forfar area, Ballater branch and Banff / Macduff From the series Archive
Keywords: scottish, scottish, hawick, gourock, glasgow, fife, dunfermline, forfar, ballater, banff, macduff, scotland
RailwaysThe Scottish Central Railway celebrates its 150th anniversary during 1998 and this is timely moment to publish a thorough history of this fascinating railway. Here is the story of this originally fiercely independent company before absorption into the Caledonian Railway in 1865. The railway had ... From the series Oakwood Library Of Railway History
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MaritimeA companion to his successful first book, James Pottinger's new volume looks farther afield, and covers the fishing history of the areas of north-east Scotland, the west coast and Shetland. Topics covered include miscellaneous types from today and the past, pursers, smaller craft, visiting boats ...
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MaritimeThis is the author's story of a 1960s transatlantic voyage on a down-at-heel cargo vessel. Misled into signing on the 'Allenwell', he finds himself on a journey to New York, New Orleans and Houston with a motley collection of mariners. The crew's attention was inevitably drawn to the consignment of ...
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Trams, Road VehiclesVHS Cassette (also available as DVD-R Video ). The Seaton Tramway must be one of the most unusual tramlines in the country. It keeps moving! The story starts in an electrical factory in Barnet, North London, where a Mr. Claude Lane was making electric Vehicles, like milk floats. He built a very ...
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