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by RichardCoulthurst
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Baker's Rail Atlas 14th Edition
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Baker's Rail Atlas 14th Edition

Can anyone sell me a copy of S K Baker's Rail Atlas of Great Britain and Ireland,14th edition, 2015, ISBN 978 0 8609 3669 5?

Please note that I only want the 14th edition so please don't offer any others.

Incidentally, the 15th edition is due out in June.
by RichardCoulthurst
Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: West Midlands Day Ranger
Replies: 1
Views: 7811

West Midlands Day Ranger

Can anyone tell me the ticket code for the West Midlands Day Ranger? Thanks
by RichardCoulthurst
Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Swindon to Newport (Middleton Press)
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Views: 13349

Swindon to Newport (Middleton Press)

Can anyone sell me a copy of the Middleton Press book 'Swindon to Newport'?

Please respond by using the PM (Private Message) facility.
by RichardCoulthurst
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Prisoner of War Camp Halt
Replies: 3
Views: 10300

Re: Prisoner of War Camp Halt

Thank you. I am familiar with Quick's book which is the first place I went to. The halt is not mentioned in 'Clinker's Register' nor is it in the Oakwood Press book 'Private and Untimetabled Railway Stations'. Of course, part of the problem is not knowing the actual name of the halt which makes look...
by RichardCoulthurst
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Prisoner of War Camp Halt
Replies: 3
Views: 10300

Prisoner of War Camp Halt

Oldham to Greenfield and Delph Branch I recently explored part of the route of the former LNWR Oldham to Greenfield and Delph branch using the public footpaths that have now been established along the old line from Oldham to Grotton and Springhead. The passenger service ended as long ago as 1955 an...
by RichardCoulthurst
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Talk ? The Interface of Railways and Politics in North Wales
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Talk ? The Interface of Railways and Politics in North Wales

Talk ? The Interface of Railways and Politics in North Wales ? Saturday, 12th January, 2019 at 2pm in Manchester This meeting has been arranged by the North West Group of the Railway & Canal Historical Society (RCHS). The speaker, Philip Lloyd is the latest RCHS member to be awarded a PhD. Philip wi...
by RichardCoulthurst
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: W. E. Boyd collection
Replies: 2
Views: 8671

Re: W. E. Boyd collection

It looks like the W. E. Boyd Collection is held by the National Records of Scotland.

See: https://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/research/ ... ay-records
by RichardCoulthurst
Wed Nov 21, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Talk: BRUNEL AND HIS BRIDGES
Replies: 1
Views: 6671

Re: Talk: BRUNEL AND HIS BRIDGES

Sorry!

The date of the meeting is actually 8th December, 2018
by RichardCoulthurst
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Talk: BRUNEL AND HIS BRIDGES
Replies: 1
Views: 6671

Talk: BRUNEL AND HIS BRIDGES

Talk in Manchester on Saturday, 8th December, 2019 at 2pm : Brunel and his Bridges: an eclectic wander through the life and times of a late-Georgian engineer by Philip Sweet. In the first part of his talk Philip Sweet will remind us of what things were like in the early part of the nineteenth centu...
by RichardCoulthurst
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: New Books
Replies: 44
Views: 117913

Re: New Books

Another book from a small local publisher that may have escaped attention. Re-shaping Rail in South Wales ? The railways of Briton Ferry: past, present & future by Philip Adams & Martin Davies, softback, A4, 288 pages, colour & b/w illustrations, Briton Ferry Books, 144 Corve Street, Ludlow, SY8 2PG...