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April 21st 2017

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The Swansea Vale Railway

Coming Soon (by the Bristol Show)

The Tredegar Company
BR Steam in Dean (reprint)
TLD Section 60 Aberystwyth-Welshpool
TLD 29 Stratford & Midland Jcn
TLD 39 Ross, Monmouth & Chepstow

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The Swansea Vale Railway
John Miles, Keri Thomas & Tudor Watkins
Although nothing of significance remains of it today, the Swansea Vale Railway was a major factor in the life of the Swansea Valley, Cwmtwrch and...more

publication date : 21 April 2017

The Tredegar Coal Company
Leslie M. Shore

publication date : 21 April 2017

Archive Issue 93

Contents: Waterways of the Shropshire Union Railways & Canal Co. Part 2 by Euan Corrie, p3; A Butterley Miscellany Part 3 by Ian Pope p15...more

publication date : 01 March 2017

Vanished Railways of West Lothian
Harry Knox
West Lothian (Linlithgowshire), despite being one of Scotland’s smaller counties and compact in area, lies on lands that have been occupied from way...more

publication date : 24 February 2017

The Taunton to Barnstaple Line : A History of the Devon & Somerset Railway Volume 1 : From Conception to Demise
Freddie Huxtable
The Devon & Somerset Railway (D&SR) was born out of an 1845 plan to build a North Devon Railway from Taunton to Launceston via Barnstaple. Even though...more

publication date : 25 November 2016

Branch Lines to Maldon
Peter Paye
The ancient town of Maldon on the River Blackwater in Essex was served by two branch lines which enjoyed vastly differing fortunes. The initial...more

publication date : 25 November 2016

British Railways The First 25 Years Volume 5: The South West North Devon, Plymouth and Cornwall
J. Allan and A. Murray
The fifth volume in a series of books examining the first twenty-five years of British Railways, which will eventually cover the whole of Great...more

publication date : 09 November 2016

British Steam Trawlers
Donald Smith
Although many books have been written about the trawling industry, most have been personal reminiscences or fleet and port histories. This one is...more

publication date : 04 November 2016

Monorails of the Early 20th Century
Adrian S. Garner
This volume follows on from Monorails of the 19th Century and continues the history of monorails from 1900 to just after the Second World War. A...more

publication date : 14 October 2016

The Lines Behind The Front : The railways in support of the British Expeditionary Forces in the Great War
William Aves
The First World War was essentially a ‘Railway War’. Indeed, in no major conflict before or since have railways played such a significant role, not...more

publication date : 01 October 2016

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