Roger Siviter's new book provides a colourful and impressive overview of British main line steam over the past 40 years. In this superb collection of images, he displays the full range of steam locomotives active on the main line, which is sure to be a valuable addition to any steam enthusiast's bookshelf.
Divided into chapters on each decade since the 1970s, Roger Siviter sets the scene with his knowledgeable text and follows it up with a glorious selection of photographs, some of very rare locomotives, to delight the reader.
Roger Siviter is an associate member of the Royal Photographic Society and has been a keen railway photographer for 45 years. He is the author of over 40 books, the most recent of which have included Diesel Decade, Memories of Steam, Main Line Steam and The Severn Valley Railway.