Railway Archive Issue 16

cover illustration
Railway Archive Issue 16

96 pages. 275x215mm. .

SSN 1477-5336 16


Contents: The Railway in the Landscape, p. 2; Timothy Hackworth’s Essential Place in Early Locomotive Development by Norman Hill, p. 5; The Cambrian Railways Photographs of H. Burman: Part 4 by Mike Christensen, p. 27; The Railway Photographs of E. Pouteau Part 16: the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway, the Midland & Great Northern Joint Railway, the Midland & South Western Junction Railway and the Midland Railway Part 1 by John Alsop, p. 35; Gas By Rail Part 4: Associated Octel & Tank Rentals by Peter Fidczuk, p. 57; Wish You Were Here? Railway Postcards of Carmarthenshire by John Alsop, p. 83

Railway Archive Issue 16 - Sample Images

cover illustration

From 'Back Cover: Gas by Rail': Pete Fidczuk completes the story of ‘Gas By Rail’, looking at the operations of Associated Octel and Tank Rentals. Here, in September 1991, Manchester Ship Canal No. 3003 pulls a rake of Associated Octel tank wagons out of the company’s Ellesmere Port works and across Oil Sites Road. The locomotive will then run round its rake, before starting up the grade to the BR sidings at Stanlow. Five chlorine tanks destined for Amlwch are prominent behind the first two vehicles, which are TEL tanks bound for Dover. Unusually for Associated Octel vehicles and in comparison to the others, the first of these is filthy. Photo. T. Mann

BDL Direct

You can order books or subscribe to journals from this website - using our shopping trolley and secure order forms.

Visa Credit payments supported by WorldPayMaestro payments supported by WorldPayMastercard payments supported by WorldPay
American Express payments supported by WorldPayJCB payments supported by WorldPay

WorldPay Payments Processing

On all orders :
up to £10.00 - £2.00
£10.01 to £30.00 - £4.00
over £30.00 - £6.00

Please contact us for details of postage costs at : info@lightmoor.co.uk

Your Order
 ITEMS in your basket
TOTAL   (inc. UK postage)

check order

terms & conditions


Check out the latest issues from Black Dwarf Lightmoor on our
New Publications Page

Updated : 04 October 2017