The Times The Joy of Railways: Remembering the golden age of trainspotting

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A beautiful treasury of railway memorabilia

Journey back to the 1950s and ’60s with this nostalgic look at Britain’s railways in their glory days. Beautifully illustrated throughout with a unique collection of photographs, train spotting notebooks and railway ephemera.

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A beautiful treasury of railway memorabilia

Journey back to the 1950s and ’60s with this nostalgic look at Britain’s railways in their glory days. Beautifully illustrated throughout with a unique collection of photographs, train spotting notebooks and railway ephemera.

Packed with hundreds of photographs, trainspotting
notebooks and ephemera. This is a vivid recollection of
the whole atmosphere of the railways as the age of steam
ended and diesels were introduced.

  • Take a journey through each of the major regions, guided by bestselling author and railway expert, Julian Holland
  • Revel in the imagery of the mighty steam engines as they ran their final schedules
  • Savour some of the magic that trainspotters experienced during that glorious era

Additional information

Weight 1.23 kg
Dimensions 28.2 × 21.9 × 2.2 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

256

Language

English

Edition

Second edition

Dewey

385.094109045 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K