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THE QUARRIES: IRONSTONE, LIMESTONE AND SAND
Written by H.B. Hewlett.
Stock no. 1820148
Published by Rutland Railway Museum. 1st thus 1989. Fine condition.

A reprint of the original, first published in 1935. In the East Midlands, some of the country's largest industrial railway systems were to be found in ironstone quarries set in the rolling countryside of the 'shires' and it is within this natural environment that Rutland Railway Museum has attempted to recreate the typical industrial yard and railway sidings, to tell the little-known story of railway activity in industry generally and ironstone quarrying in particular. Large format. White pictorial cardwraps. Stapled binding. B/w illustrations. 46 pages including index. ISBN: 0950672300.

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THE 'BUXTON LINE' PART TWO: THE BUXTON EXTENSION (SCENES FROM THE PAST: 50)
Written by J.M. Bentley; G.K. Fox.
Stock no. 1820035
Published by Foxline. 1st 2006. Fine condition.

From Whaley Bridge to Buxton (LNWR) via Chapel-En-Le-Frith (South) and Dove Holes. Large format. Blue pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and track plans. ISBN: 187011986X.

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THE CROMFORD & HIGH PEAK RAILWAY
Written by John Marshall.
Stock no. 1819961
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1982. Nearly fine condition.

Pictorial cardwraps, stapled binding. B/w photos. 64 pages including index. ISBN: 0715381288. Light fading to rear spine edge. Rear cover has old price label. Contents fine.

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THE DERBYSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL VOLUME CIII FOR THE YEAR 1983
Written by Graeme Barker; D.V. Fowkes.
Stock no. 1819478
Published by Moorland Publishing. 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Grey cardwraps. B/w illustrations. Contents include: The Survey and Excavation of a Neolithic Settlement Area at Mount Pleasant, Kenslow; The prehistoric Pottery from Mam Tor: Further considerations; Excavations at Poole's Cavern, Buxton: an Interim Report; The Curzons of Fifteenth-Century Derbyshire; and more.

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NOTTINGHAM (PEVSNER ARCHITECTURAL GUIDES)
Written by Elain Harwood.
Stock no. 2132631
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2008. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780300126662. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner on half-title page. Some creasing to edge of front cover and corners. Contents are excellent.

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LINCOLNSHIRE TOWNS AND INDUSTRY 1700-1914
Written by Neil Wright.
Stock no. 2132440
Published by History Of Lincolnshire Committee. 1st 1982. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Lincolnshire's role in the industrial revolution which made Britain the first industrial nation. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. 300 pages includes index. ISBN: 0902668102. Wrapper slightly rubbed at corners with slightly faded spine.

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CHURCHES, CHAPELS AND THE PARISH COMMUNITIES OF LINCOLNSHIRE 1660-1900
Written by R.W. Ambler.
Stock no. 2132439
Published by History Of Lincolnshire Committee. 1st 2000. Fine condition.

A History Of Lincolnshire Volume IX. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 274 pages includes index. ISBN: 0902668188. Corners very slightly rubbed.

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THE SHROPSHIRE LANDSCAPE
Written by Trevor Rowley.
Stock no. 2131983
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Making of the English Landscape series. Black cloth. B/w photos. ISBN: 0340023732. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY IN THE EAST MIDLANDS: COLWICK YARDS, NOTTINGHAM LONDON ROAD - GEDLING - BASFORD
Written by Alfred Henshaw.
Stock no. 1818208
Published by The Railway Correspondence And Travel Society. 1st 1999. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Green card wraps. B/w photos. Colwick Yards, Nottingham London Road - Gedling - Basford. ISBN: 0901115843. Small top corner crease throughout. Tiny piece of laminate starting to peel from lower front corner of cover. Else contents fine.

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WIGSTON AT WAR
Written by Pamela Ward.
Stock no. 2131494
Published by Pamela Ward. 1ST 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0954759109. Creasing to corners and some cover edges.

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SOUTH EAST OF LEICESTER INCLUDING EVINGTON, STOUGHTON AND BEYOND
Written by Helen Boynton.
Stock no. 2131456
Published by Helen Boynton. 1st 2004. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 0954632044. SIGNED by author to title page. Some cover corner creasing. Spine is faded.

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DERBYSHIRE'S OLD LEAD MINES AND MINERS
Written by J.H. Rieuwerts.
Stock no. 2130905
Published by Moorland Publishing. 1972. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. Spine is browned. Foxing to outer page edges.

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