Transport Miscellanies

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ITEM CODE: 25590
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A wistful selection of imagery and ephemera celebrating the sights and atmosphere of Britain's railways in a nostalgic visual miscellany. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white ...
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A wistful selection of imagery and ephemera celebrating the sights and atmosphere of Britain's railways in a nostalgic visual miscellany. Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with short captions, the book presents a charming mix of railway-themed memorabilia. From views of country stations, enamelled signs, platform clocks, milk churns and signal boxes to images of a cosy fireside in a waiting room, Southern Railway walking guides from the 1930s, postcards, timetables and Hornby models. Plus woodcuts by John O'Connor (1913-2004); photographs of Wansford Station on the Nene Valley Railway in Cambridgeshire; Stamford station, Lincolnshire; and Staverton on the South Devon Railway.
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Hardback
19.5 x 13.5cm
96 pages
Illustrated throughout in colour and black-and-white
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Reviews
Overall product rating 5/5
13 October 2021
Service Rating:
Never seen this before! It will be an excellent gift for a fellow railway enthusiast and 'Player with trains' And it should fit in a jacket pocket. Think I might order one for myself!
21 July 2021
Winchester
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A local, now non existent station is nearby - name on the cover. That attracted me