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An A-Z of famous express trains : an illustrated trip down memory lane

Author: Julian Holland
Publisher: Newton Abbot : David & Charles, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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An A-Z of Famous Express Trains is an unashamedly nostalgic journey back to the golden days of the 1930s and 1950s, featuring trains such as the 'Atlantic Coast Express', the 'Royal Scot', 'The Bristolian' and 'The Elizabethan'. These trains were actively promoted on posters and in other colourful publicity material including luggage labels, restaurant car menus and fold-out route leaflets - all designed to lend an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Holland
ISBN: 9781446302958 1446302954
OCLC Number: 829961849
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 22 x 23 cm
Contents: Contents to include Aberdonian Atlantic Coast Express Belfast Boat Express Birmingham Pullman Blackpool & Fylde Coast Express Blue Pullmans (Western Region) Bon Accord Bournemouth Belle Brighton Belle Bristol Pullman Bristolian Broadsman Caledonian Cambrian Coast Express Cambridge Buffet Expresses Capitals Limited Capitals United Cathedrals Express Channel Islands Boat Express Cheltenham Spa Express Cheltenham Flyer City Limited* City-to-City Express Clansman Comet Continentals (Eastern Region) Cornish Riviera Express Cornishman Coronation Coronation Scot Day Continental Devon Belle
Other Titles: Famous express trains
Responsibility: by Julian Holland.

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An unashamedly nostalgic look back to the Golden Age of railways, with rare, never before seen railway ephemera featured on every entry.  Read more...

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