Along Main Lines is a celebration of railway nostalgia, focusing on the great main line routes and the glamorous trains that plied them. Lavishly illustrated throughout, Paul Atterbury celebrates the ...
First seen during the American Civil War and later appearing in the Franco-Prussian War and the Boer Wars, the military use of the armoured train only came to the fore during World War I, reigning sup...
Part of a series which presents a photographic record of various modes of transport to, from and in the Isle of Man, this book documents the twilight years of the operation of the Isle of Man Railway ...
Description Published by Indian Railways. No. XIV. Train timetable. Paper cover, which are a little grubby. Fold-out map at the rear. more
Description The ramp is lowered by passing train and lifted automatically. more
Description A heart-warming stand-alone novel about trains and love! McCall Smith weaves a tale of four strangers who meet on a train. They have one thing in common - they have ... more
Description A collection of articles about railways and trains with many pages of black and white photographs. Shelf wear to corners, cloth on spine slightly sun faded. more
Description A set of 24 issues of the magazine "Trains Illustrated" published between November 1955 and Winter 1967/68. Still in reasonable condition. A gem of an archive for the serious train buff. more
Description 1 powered and 1 dummy TGV DUPLEX locomotive, 1 first class and 1 second class passenger car. 3.50 meters of track. more
David Coleman narrates this nostalgic look at the trains of the past featuring footage from the 1950s through to the 1970s. Includes film of A4s A2s N2s and Class 76 Electrics as well as full coverage...
Description David Coleman narrates this nostalgic look at the trains of the past featuring footage from the 1950s through to the 1970s. Includes film of A4s A2s N2s and Class 76 Electrics as well as full coverage... more
AdvantagesPlot, real characters
Advantagesgood price, looks good
Disadvantagesnot the best as a toy
AdvantagesGreat vocals, fantastic melody, strong commerical sound, good production