Industrial Locomotives & Railways of Cumbria (Industrial Locomotives & Railways of ...)

Industrial Locomotives & Railways of Cumbria (Industrial Locomotives & Railways of ...)

By: Gordon Edgar (author)Paperback

1 - 2 weeks availability

£13.59 RRP £19.99  You save £6.40 (32%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £25

Description

The industrial and minor railways of the former counties of Cumberland and Westmorland are neglected topics deserving of greater attention. West Cumberland has traditionally been a mining, steelmaking and quarrying region, with some areas of rail-served industry surviving today. Standard and narrow gauge railways and their locomotives have supported these industries from the late-1950s to the present day. Gordon Edgar uses his excellent collection of photographs to explore these fascinating railways and their locomotives.

Create a review

About Author

Gordon Edgar has been photographing railways since 1968 and has specialised in the end of main line and industrial steam in the UK. Having served for two decades in the Army Intelligence Corps, since retirement he has devoted his time to his archive of railway photographs. Gordon has contributed to two books on steam railways in China and his photographs have also appeared in several periodicals. An accomplished photographer, Gordon Edgar has written several railway books for Amberley Publishing.

Product Details

  • publication date: 10/03/2016
  • ISBN13: 9781445648330
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 128
  • ID: 9781445648330
  • ISBN10: 1445648334

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close