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Railway top spots : revisiting the top train spotting destinations of our childhood

Author: Julian Holland
Publisher: Newton Abbot : David & Charles, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks back at the top spots for train spotters in the 1950s and 60s. This title is divided into the six British railway regions, and each chapter documents the favourite sections and engine sheds  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Holland
ISBN: 9781446302620 1446302628
OCLC Number: 800648375
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Contents to include:Introduction1 Western Region2 Southern Region3 Eastern Region4 Midland Region5 North Eastern Region6 Scottish RegionEach chapter features an OS Mapof the region, an introduction, plussections on top spots and top sheds.They also include information on thefinal days of steam, the bare essentialsand the trains that got away.* Conclusion* Index
Responsibility: Julian Holland.

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"This is a book which has been crying out to be written for ages...Marvellous stuff!" Heritage Railway Magazine

 
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