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The Great Western Railway: 150 Glorious Years - WHITEHOUSE, Patrick & THOMAS, David St John

Greenwich Editions, 1985, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Near Fine - in Near Fine DJ.

The broad guage years; broad guage - speed, legend and sequel; three famous stations; locomotive construction; locomotive sheds and workshops; a recorder remembers; the limited and others; trials on other lines; summer Saturdays; how the passengers travelled; the freight scene; signalling, automatic train control and safety; publicity; pioneers of transport; organization and management; the Great Western into Western; branch lines; narrow guage; preservation. Illustrated / decorative end papers. Illustrated with B&W and Colour photographs. 208pp. Index. Size: 4to Demy (11" x 8½")

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