A Selection of
David & Charles Railway Histories


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Order Code Author Title & Details Price

DNC001b

Wrottesley, A.J.F.

THE MIDLAND & GREAT NORTHERN JOINT RAILWAY
D&C, 1981 (2nd edn) pp. 221, 16 plates, 11 line illus, 8 maps

12.50

LYR007

Marshall, J.

THE LANCASHIRE & YORKSHIRE RAILWAY
Vol. 1:D&C, 1969 pp. 288, with col. frontis, 38 illus on 20 plates, 11 maps, 5 text illus, 15 gradient profiles, 5 timetables, 295 notes. (vg/g - d/w chipped at edges)
Vol. 2:D&C, 1970 pp. 327, with col. frontis, 42 illus on 20 plates, 15 maps, 9 layout plans, 9 illus & diagrams, 31 gradient profiles, 189 notes & 8 detailed appendices incl. a chronology, list of Acts & table of dividends, 1832-1922. (vg/vg)
Vol. 3:D&C, 1972 pp. 293, with col. frontis, 75 illus on 24 plates, & in the text, 15; 164 notes & 8 appendices incl. detailed lists of locomotives (pp. 211-72). (vg/vg)
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60.00

DNC004

Baughan, P.E.

THE CHESTER & HOLYHEAD RAILWAY
Vol. 1:[The Main Line up to 1880]
D&C, 1972 pp. 324, with col. frontis & 28 illus on 16 plates, & Iin text, 17 maps, drawings & facsimiles, a chronology, 248 notes and 3 lists.
Note: Volume 2 not published.

14.50

DNC005

Whittle, G.

THE NEWCASTLE & CARLISLE RAILWAY
D&C, 1979 pp. 208, with 32 illus on 16 plates, 3 plans, 2 gradient profiles & a map; 7 appendices, incl. passenger traffic statistics, timetables, rules & lists.

12.00

DNC006

Whittle, G.

The RAILWAYS of CONSETT and NORTH-WEST DURHAM
D&C, 1971 pp. 248, with col. frontis, 32 illus on 16 plates, & in text, 27 illus, maps & diagrams; chronology, tables of mileage, receipts & expenditure, and of traffic.
The development of the network of railways of this area, some of which were incorporated into the NER (1854) and others which remained as independent colliery lines. (vg/vg)

SOLD

NSR002

Christiansen, R. &
Miller, R.W.

THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE RAILWAY
D&C, 1971 pp. 333 with col. frontis, 32 illus on 16 plates, 30 in text (8 maps, 11 diagrs, specimen timetables), 5 detailed appendices; 79 notes & a bibliography

22.50

CAM001

Christiansen, R. &
Miller, R.W.

The CAMBRIAN RAILWAYS.
Volume 1: 1852-1888

D&C, 1967 pp. 178, with col. frontis, 37 illus on 16 plates, 20 in text (maps, layout plans, gradient profiles, diagrams, timetables); 4 appendices.
Volume 2: 1889-1968
D&C, [1968] pp. 218, with col. frontis, 46 illus on 20 plates, 28 in text (maps, layout plans, gradient profiles, drwngs); 11 appendices and a chronology.

30.00

SCR032

Thomas, J.

The NORTH BRITISH RAILWAY
Volume 1: [1842-1879]
D&C, 1969 pp. 256, with col. frontis, 29 illus on 16 plates, & in text, 31 (maps, gradient profiles, timetables, diagrams, facsimiles, line drawings; 5 appendices, chronology, 1842-79 (pp. 239-42), & a bibliography (12+ sources). (vg/spine faded)
Volume 2: [1880-1923]
D&C, 1975 pp. 224, with col. frontis, 30 illus on 16 plates, & in text, 19 (diagrams, facsimiles, tables & a map); chronology, 1880-1923 (pp. 204-16), & a bibliography (23+ sources). (vg/g spine faded)

30.00

SCR001c

Thomas, J. /
Paterson, A.J.S.

The WEST HIGHLAND RAILWAY,
The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol 1

DStJT, 1992 (3rd Edn) pp. 184[180], [27] pl., [8] col. pl.

9.00

SCR002d

Vallance, H.A. /
Clinker, C.R. &
Lambert, A.J.

The HIGHLAND RAILWAY,
The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol 2

DStJT, 1985 (4th Edn) pp. 210, [18] pl., [8] col. pl.
Additional chapter, 'The Oil Years'. (Bookplate)

7.50

SCR003a

Vallance, H.A.

The GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY
DStJT, 1965 pp. 192, with col. frontis, 58 illus on 20 plates, 13 maps, layout plans, facsimiles, timetables & 4 appendices.
The history of the line up to 1964.

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SCR003b

Vallance, H.A. /
G.N.O.S.R.A.

The GREAT NORTH OF SCOTLAND RAILWAY,
The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol 3

DStJT, 1989 (New Edn) pp. 218, [28] pl. (4 col.). 13 figs, 9 appendices.

10.00

SCR004b

Thomas, J. /
Farrington, J.

The CALLANDER & OBAN RAILWAY RAILWAY,
The History of the Railways of the Scottish Highlands - Vol 4

DStJT, 1990 (2nd Edn) pp. 208, [20] pl. [4] col. pl.

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SCR008

Farr, A.D.

The ROYAL DEESIDE LINE
D&C, 1968 pp. 158, with col. frontis, 46 illus on 16 plates, 21 line drwgs, facsimiles, timetables, map, gradient profile, 10 appendices, inc. 14 layout plans, and lists; bibliography (23 sources).
Aberdeen to Ballater on the great North of Scotland Rly, originally (1852 to 1875) the Deeside Rly.

10.00

SCR033

Macmillan, N.S.C.

The CAMPBELTOWN & MACHRIHANISH LIGHT RAILWAY
D&C, 1970 pp. 164, with col. frontis, 34 illus on 16 plates, 18 maps, plans, drawings, gradient profiles, diagrams, 6 appendices & a bibliography (35 sources).
Scotland's only narrow gauge railway (2ft. 3ins.), 1906-1931. (vg/vg)

12.00

SND001a

Atthill, R.

The SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY
With contributions on locomotives etc. by O.S. Nock
D&C, 1968 (2nd Imp) pp. 200 with col. frontis, 56 illus on 24 plates, & in text, 19 illus (maps, facsimiles, gradient profiles, layout plans, 6 appendices, bibliography (20+ sources).

8.50

SND001b

Atthill, R.

The SOMERSET & DORSET RAILWAY New Edition
With contributions on locomotives etc. by O.S. Nock
D&C, 1985 (2nd edn) pp. 200, [27] plates, [8] col. plates, 19 text illus. (Softback edition)

6.00

IRE014

Currie, J.R.L.

The NORTHERN COUNTIES RAILWAY.
Vol. 1: Beginnings and Development

D&C, 1973. pp. 294, with col. frontis, 34 illus on 16 plates, 13 maps & 2pp. seals, 6 appendices, inc. a list (4pp.) of Acts. (sl foxing else vg/vg)
Vol. 2: Heyday and Decline

D&C, 1974. pp. 248, with 34 illus on 16 plates, 5 maps & plans, 2pp. of seals & crests, 7 appendices, inc. Acts, omnibus services (6pp.), and rail closure dates. (vg/vg)

27.50
(2 Vols)




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