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50% OFF RRP is £11.95  INDUSTRIAL RAILWAYS IN COLOUR - SCOTLAND
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INDUSTRIAL RAILWAYS IN COLOUR - SCOTLAND

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For this book (fourth in his Industrial Railways in Colour series) attention is turned to Scotland, the country that (in the form of Ayrshire) witnessed early personal memories of BR steam, plus events that were significant in his then-youthful developing interest in industrial railways.


From his home in Yorkshire, he had regularly gone north of the border for holidays since his early teens and, as he was preparing this book, many personal memories came back to mind. Things such as his first-ever visit to Scotland (as a fourteen-year-old) when train-spotting interests led to his family eating a sandwich lunch beside the Stranraer to Ayr line, where he witnessed the thrilling spectacle of double-headed ‘Black 5s’ on a northbound passenger train.


By the time he was sixteen, he was organising his own tours and recall that the BR Scottish Region was very friendly towards railway enthusiasts and would issue shed permits by the handful to private individuals such as himself, particularly if the week’s tour involved purchasing an all-line ‘Railrover’ ticket. He visited Ayr several times, because he loved watching ‘Crabs’ working on the local coal trains.

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ISBN: 9781906919467

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WILLIAM BRYK
A careful photographic history of the last days of Scots industrial steam

I carefully read the book. The photographs are beautiful, truly works of art.

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F. Gene Turner
Industrial Railways In Colour - Scotland

I have enjoyed paging through this book and look forward to spending more time reading each part of the book about the various industries the Railways served. I find what I have read to be interesting and informative. I am glad that I made the purchase of the book.

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Christopher

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Geoff G.
INDUSTRIAL RAILWAYS IN COLOUR - SCOTLAND Is it value for money?

My recent purchase from Strathwood books of INDUSTRIAL RAILWAYS IN COLOUR - SCOTLAND has been great value for money, quickly and securely delivered and above all proved to be a fabulous book documenting in colour photos of the industrial railways of Scotland.
If I have one critism, it is that the book does not cover the Wemyss Private Railway of Fife, which moved vast quantities of coal in the Fife area down to Methil port for shipment overseas.

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Peter Horler
Industrial Railways in colour Scotland

Interesting as I find Industrial railways an interesting subject

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