The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,166,437 members ⚫ 1,355,809 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Rails Across Britain

Thirty Years of Change and Colour

Rails Across Britain by David Cable
Buy this eBook
US$ 26.97
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
Rails Across Britain is a collection of full-size colour photographs of trains that have operated in Great Britain over the last thirty years. Compiled by a well-regarded author of several successfully published books showing many varying classes of trains throughout the world, this book covers the period from 1986 to the present day.

It brilliantly illustrates the various classes and the huge myriad of colour schemes that have been used throughout the years, from the great days of the British Rail to the era of Privatisation. The contrast between the cash-strapped British Rail from an almost universal blue and grey colour scheme, to the well-funded privatised multi-coloured system seen today, is well portrayed in this comprehensive album, in which more than one photo of a class is shown.

This selection of photographs have been specifically chosen to demonstrate an undeniably wide range of locations from Fort William in Scotland to St Austell in Cornwall, and, of course, in a variety of British weather conditions. The emphasis is, therefore, on the beauty of the train in its surroundings.
Pen and Sword; April 2017
224 pages; ISBN 9781473849143
Read online, or download in secure EPUB or secure PDF format
Title: Rails Across Britain
Author: David Cable
 
Subject categories
ISBNs
9781473849136
9781473849143
9781473849167