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Order Code Author Title & Details Price

ANU105

King, D.

South West Railwayman
[Steam Past Series]

A&U, 1984 (2nd Imp) pp. 96. 60 photos. (vg/vg)
Recollections of a signalman on the Salisbury-Exeter line in the 1950s and 1960s. (vg/vg)

5.00

ANU108

Grafton, P.

Men of the Great Western
[Steam Past Series]

A&U, 1979 pp. 94, with 60 illus. (vg/vg)
GWR railwaymen and their work, based on interviews and the author's own experience.

5.00

AS207

Household, H.

WITH THE LNER IN THE TWENTIES
AS, 1985 pp. 160. 185 photos, 3 maps. (spine fade else vg/vg)
Based upon the author's early working life on the LNER 1924-30.

6.00

OPC1010

Birchall, C.

LOCO'S, MEN AND STEAM MEMORIES
OPC, 1986 pp. 96. [32] plates. (vg/vg)
Recollections of a fireman in the Warrington area, 1940 to end of the steam era.

9.00

OPC1022 Gasson, H. FOOTPLATE DAYS
More reminiscences of a Great Western fireman.

OPC, 1981 pp. vi, 112, with 56 illus on 32 plates.
5.00
OPC1023 Gasson, H. NOSTALGIC DAYS
Further reminiscences of a Great Western fireman.

OPC, 1981 pp. [4], 79, with 63 illus on 32 plates.
5.00
OPC1024 Gasson, H. SIGNALLING DAYS
Final reminiscences of a Great Western fireman.

OPC, 1981 pp. [iv], 120, [16] pl.
Sequel following the author's transfer from the footplate to the Signalmen's grades.
6.00

OPC1040

Highet, C.

ALL STEAMED UP!
A Record of Forty-Four years Service in Motive Power Depots of the LMSR

OPC, 1975 pp. [iv], 106, with 97 illus. (pict cc vg)
Recollections of a career in motive power management, Midland Rly, LMS Rly and BR, 1920-1964.

6.50

OPC1070

Hobson, D.

HOBSON'S CHOICE
Recollections of a North Country Engineman

OPC, 1986 pp. 96. [32] plates. (vg/vg)
Based at Hasland shed, WWII to end of steam.

8.00

OPC1080

Turner, R.C.

BLACK CLOUDS & WHITE FEATHERS
Southern steam from the footplate

OPC, 1990 pp. 206. 64 plates, 3 diagrams. (vg/vg)
Reminiscences of a Bricklayers Arms cleaner/fireman 1953 to the end of steam. pp. 192-204, Account of the 1957 Lewisham crash from the footplate viewpoint. Illus by Brian Morrison and R.C. Riley.

9.00

OPC1091

Smith, P.W.

MENDIPS ENGINEMAN
With photographs by Ivo Peters
OPC, 1972 pp. viii, 79, with 58 illus on 32 plates & a map. (vg/vg)
Memoirs, Somerset & Dorset Joint Rly. 1954-1962.

7.50

OPC1092

Smith, P.W.

FOOTPLATE OVER THE MENDIPS
OPC, 1978 pp. vi, 138, with 73 illus on 40 plates, map (frontis) & tables. (pict cc, vg)
Memoirs of the Somerset & Dorset Joint Rly: a sequel to OPC1091. 1954-1962.

6.00

SLP0020 Vaughan, A. SIGNALMAN'S REFLECTIONS
A personal celebration of semaphore signalling.

SLP, 1990 pp. 192. Many photos.
pp. 9-47, Stories of old signalmen retold; 48-189, photographs of signal, signal boxes, etc, with extended captions.
12.50
SLP0030 Holmes, D. STATION MASTER'S REFLECTIONS
Images of railway life, 1954-64.

SLP(BCA), 1993 pp. 176. (vg/vg)
Album of author's photos, with recollections of his early career as a clerk and station master in the West Riding and at East Leake.
9.00

SLP008

Carter, T.

TO THE RAILWAY BORN
Reminiscences of Station Life, 1934-92

SLP, 1992 pp. 128. Many illus. (pict cc vg)
The son of a Southern Railway stationmaster, the author followed a similar career on the Southern Region of BR.

7.50


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