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Britain's Railways in Colour BR Steam in the 1950s by Colin G. Maggs
  

Britain's Railways in Colour BR Steam in the 1950s

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Britain's Railways in Colour BR Steam in the 1950s by Colin G. Maggs

This book, covering the final years of steam on Britain's railways, presents a wonderful array of over 200 colour photographs, many of them previously unpublished. All the imagery is reproduced from original transparencies that have remained carefully preserved away from daylight since the day they were taken, so the original vividness of colour remains - a rare quality. As high-quality colour photography from this period is scarce (most photographers worked mainly in black and white to serve the needs of publishers), this book will delight today's railway enthusiasts, who are always keen to see new material unearthed and published.

About the Author

Colin Maggs MBE is a retired teacher and long-time railway enthusiast with several dozen books to his name, mainly on railway topics of the south-west. He lives in Bath.

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Book Info

Publication date

4th August 2009

Author

Colin G. Maggs

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Publisher

J H Haynes & Co Ltd an imprint of Haynes Publishing Group

Format

Hardback
208 pages

Categories

Trains & railways: general interest

ISBN

9781844256501

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