Lot 650

British Railway Publications Books and Royal Visit Programme...

Auction Date: 23/06/2022 at 09:30 am

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British Railway Publications Books and Royal Visit Programme, to include Caledonian & London North-Western Railways Publication - large Timetable & Excursions Details for Tourists in Scotland 1884 A 777 page publication giving many timetables for their trains also Excursions, and Circular Tours in the Highlands and Lochs and Canal by Train, Steamship and Stage Coaches. Has over 30 Plate illustrations, large fold out map of Scotland printed on both sides. There are also many full-page adverts for Hotels Railway - The Development of The Locomotive by Clement T Stretton 1903. A fine 264-page book with 128 drawings, illustrations and photographs of various British Locomotives 12 of this fold out. Galloway-Hill Locomotive Boiler Furnace, Ordnance Works, Sheffield. Circa 1910 Publication an impressive large 54-page Presentation publication detailing their Patent Locomotive Furnace with many photographs of Locomotives in Britain and Overseas as far away as New Zealand and Japan that are fitted with this product. Visit of Their Majesties The King and Queen to Swindon April 28th 1924 programme, an impressive 15 page programme plus 18 mostly full page photographs of Locomotives, Carriage's and the Railway Works at Swindon, with detailing text and itinerary. Plus fold out map of the extensive GWR Works. The Story of Our Railways by W J Gordon 1890s a 159-page book with chapters regarding the principal railways, The Great Western, Gt Northern, London North Western, The Midland, Scottish Lines etc. (5)

Guide Price: £80.00 - £90.00

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