Why do Shepherds need a Bush?

£8.99
ITEM CODE: 18081
4.8/5
It is estimated that around two million people travel on the London Underground every day, but do you know the stories behind these historic tracks? This entertaining book looks be...
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It is estimated that around two million people travel on the London Underground every day, but do you know the stories behind these historic tracks? This entertaining book looks behind the names of London's Underground stations: explore links between the Battle of Barnet and Totteridge and Whetstone, Canary Wharf and imported fruit, and which station was once known as Gagglegoose Green. A must-have for any train enthusiast. With charming illustrations from ‘Old and New London’, by Walter Thornbury and Edward Walford, published 1897.
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19.5 x 13cm, 163 pages
34 black and white illustrations
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Reviews
Overall product rating 4.8/5
03 January 2021
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Nephew loves this sort of thing and was over the moon with the gift
28 December 2020
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Fun present fora former underground train driver. Looks interesting
25 December 2020
Ipswich
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Really interesting for an ex Londonder who was familiar with travel in the area
23 December 2020
Brighton
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Query, informative, great to dip into
28 October 2020
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Xmas present. Ask again after the 25th.
19 December 2019
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This is for my son who loves collecting unusual facts. It's a small Xmas gift that I know he will enjoy.