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THE TAVISTOCK CANAL: ITS HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY
Written by Robert Waterhouse.
Stock no. 1823422
Published by The Trevithick Society. 1st 2017. Very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 9780993502149. Top open corner of covers and contents lightly creased (affecting margins only) possibly book has been dropped on the corner. Covers lightly scuffed. Contents clean.

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THE PEAK FOREST CANAL AND RAILWAY: AN ENGINEERING AND BUSINESS HISTORY
Written by Grahame Boyes; Brian Lamb.
Stock no. 1823418
Published by Railway And Canal Historical Society. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The history of the Canal Mania project on which its engineer, Benjamin Outram, perfected his professional skills. The canal and railway were part of a vertically-integrated business enterprise that opened up the Peak District's enormous limestone deposits, establishing a major industry that continues to prosper, still in its original location, over two hundred years later. Light brown cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and some colour photos and maps. ISBN: 9780901461599. Review copy in fine condition includes review letter and flyer.

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CANAL INCLINES AND LIFTS
Written by David Tew.
Stock no. 1322503
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1984. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive illustrated study of all designs for canal inclines and lifts. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0862990319. Spine bumped. Dustwrapper is rubbed at spine and corners, spine and spine edges are sunned.

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CLASS 56 PICTORIAL
Written by Nick Meskell.
Stock no. 1823416
Published by Train Crazy Publishing. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Class 56 loco. Oblong format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 0954803523. Rear cover a little grubby, top rear corner lightly creased diagonally. Contents clean.

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PRE-NATIONALISATION FREIGHT WAGONS ON BRITISH RAILWAYS: A PICTORIAL SURVEY
Written by David Larkin.
Stock no. 1823415
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0851533027. Light corner crease to lower corners and a few grubby marks to covers.

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BRUSH DIESEL & ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVES 1940-2008
Written by George Toms.
Stock no. 2136629
Published by Venture Publications. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781905304004. Wrapper has some edge-creasing; small tear to top of spine.

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BRITISH RAILWAYS LONDON MIDLAND REGION WORKING TIMETABLE
Written by J.M. Gregory.
Stock no. 2136626
Published by British Railways. 1977. Very good condition.

Large format. Paperwraps. Of Mandatory train services between Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime St., Euxton Jn., Kirkby, Southport, Diggle Jn., Hebden Bridge and Branches. Liverpool Central and Ormskirk, Farington Curve Jn., Southport, Kirkby. 2nd May 1977 to May 1978. Some creasing and browning.

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THE COMPLETE UK MODERN TRACTION LOCOMOTIVE DIRECTORY
Written by Colin J. Marsden.
Stock no. 2136625
Published by Therailwaycentre.Com Publishing. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Details of every diesel, electric and gas-turbine locomotive to have operated over the main line network of Britain's rail system, including pre-nationalisation, British Railways and privatised operators. Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9780955788789.

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B.R. STANDARD LOCOMOTIVES TO SCALE
Written by Ian Beattie.
Stock no. 2136624
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Grey boards. Oblong format. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0851533906. Wear to corners and cover edges. A few marks.

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G.W.R. LOCOMOTIVES TO SCALE
Written by Ian Beattie.
Stock no. 2136623
Published by D. Bradford Barton. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Green boards. Oblong format. B/w photos and line drawings. ISBN: 0851534007. Marks to covers; some wear and small nicks.

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THE WD AUSTERITY 2-8-0 THE BR RECORD
Written by John Hooper.
Stock no. 2136621
Published by Book Law Publications. 1st 2010. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Cream glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. iv and 300 pages. A record of the WD Austerity 2-8-0s adopted by BR to show just how enduring the class became. ISBN: 9781907094590. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.

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THE BOOK OF THE BR STANDARD CLASS 5 4-6-0S
Written by Ian Sixsmith; Richard Derry.
Stock no. 2136620
Published by Irwell Press. 1ST 2011. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906919320. Some wear to covers; a few marks; knocks to corners. Page edge browning.

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