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The Archaeology of Industry. Hudson, Kenneth., Book Club Assiciates, 1976. Book Club. ISBN: . 128 pages, 565g. Brown cloth boards with slight bump to base of spine, Near FINE in a Near FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w and some colour photographs and line drawings. The author has divided the book into five main sections, Mining and Quarrying, Metal-processing & Engineering, Manufacturing, Transport and food and drink, giving reference to several sites under each section from around the World. 4to.
£4.00
£2.95

The Archaeology of the Transport Revolution, 1750-1850. Ransom, Philip John Greer, World's Work, 1984. . ISBN: 043714335X. 208 pages. 1.14Kg. 4to A history of the revolution in British transport with a particular emphasis on the surviving relics of the period. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. Red cloth boards a little rubbed to edges o/w Near FINE with contents tight and clean, in a V.G. d/w with a light creasing and small repaired tear to top edge.
£6.50
£3.50

Archive - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History, Issue 1 - March 1994.. Parkhouse, Neil & Pope, Ian (Editors), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 250g. Magazine format a little rubbed, Very GOOD. Illustrated with period b/w photographs and track plans / maps. Items include 'East Greenwich Gasworks',' Change on the Great Northern','A Lancashire Clay Works,',The Glamorganshire Canal,',Coals to Portreath' & 'The Jarrow Tramway'.
£4.00
£2.95

Archive - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History, Issue 2 - June 1994.. Parkhouse, Neil & Pope, Ian (Editors), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 250g. Magazine format, FINE. Illustrated with period b/w photographs and track plans / maps. Items include 'Mostyn Ironworks','The Grand Surry Canal','Presteign Coal Trials,',Building Calstock Viaduct & Others.
£5.00
£2.95

Archive - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History, Issue 4 - December 1994.. Parkhouse, Neil & Pope, Ian (Editors), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 250g. Magazine format a little sunned to spine FINE. Illustrated with period b/w photographs and track plans / maps. Items include 'Dry Dock at Berengaria',' Llanberis Copper Mine','Hartley Main Collieries,',The LNWR No.565 & Others.
£6.00
£2.95

Archive Issue 5 - The Quarterley Journal for British Industrial and Transport History. . Parkhouse, Neil (Editor), Lighmoor Press, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 250g. Soft card covers with crease to front bottom corner, Very Good. Illustarted with b/w photographs covering The Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation by Mike Taylor, p. 2; Hartley Main Colleries: Part Two by James T. Tuck, p. 23; Follow up 1: Bryant's Maggotorium, p. 42; Follow up 2: The Owain Tudur, p. 43; Cornwall ? A Floating Borstal in the Thames by Patricia O'Driscoll, p. 46; The Fintona Horse Tram by Neil Parkhouse, p. 57; The Big Bang ? In Practice! by John Tatchell, p. 61
£3.00
£2.95

Archive- Issue 3 - September 1994 - The Quarterly Journal for British Industrial and Transport History. Parkhouse, Neil (Editor), Lightmoor Press, 1994. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 64 pages, 245g. Soft card covers with slightly sunned spine, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and track plans. Articles on the 'Brodsworth Colliery', 'The Peak Forest Tramway', 'Steam Rail Motor..' & 'Tower Bridge' amongst others.
£5.00
£2.95

Bridge across the Atlantic - The Story of John Rennie. Reyburn, Wallace, Harrap, 1972. First edition. ISBN: 0245508880. 160 pages. 530g. Maroon cloth boards FINE in a Very Good slightly darkened d/w now in removable clear wrap. Illustrated with b/w plates. The biography of John Rennie, who from a farm boy in East Lothian, became one of the greatest engineers of the time.
£5.50
£2.95

Bristol Scroll: Its Origins and Evolution. Martin Curtis, Ian Allan Publishing, 2011. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780948975950. 72 pages, 220g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with period b/w photograpgs. Published to mark the centenary of the first appearance of the famous Bristol scroll, this book traces its use, first in 1911 by the British & Colonial Aeroplane Company, later to become the Bristol Aeroplane Company and finally part of the British Aircraft Corporation; by Bristol Tramways Company on its engines and vehicles; and by the Bristol Omnibus Company, where the scroll got its well-known fleet name from 1965. The scroll also appeared on cars, Lorries, boats, and even on prefab houses in the 1940s.
£3.00
£2.95

Brunel - 200 Years of Brunel, Souvenir Special.. Robin Jones, Mortons Media Group, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0955022126. 130 pages, 545g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.00
£2.95

Brunels Britain. Beckett, Derrick, David & Charles, 1980. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715379739. 222 pages, 650g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Ilustrated with b/w photographs and line drawings. The first systematic appraisal of Brunel's engineering achievements.
£7.00
£2.95

Crofton Beam Engines - The Story of Crofton Pumping Station on the Kennet and Avon Canal. Harris, David (Editor), The Crofton Society, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 22 pages, 55g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£3.00
£2.00

The Decline and Rise of British Industry. Clutterbuck, David; Crainer, Stuart, Mercury Books, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1852510307. 388 pages. 770g. 8vo. Black cloth boards with inscription to front paste-down part hidden by d/w, o/w FINE in a FINE price-clipped d/w. The facts and statistics behind the collapse of British industrial power after the 2nd World War, and subsequent return to apparent health in the Thatcherite years.
£3.50
£3.20

Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A gazetteer of Sites Part II - Borough of Erewash.. Fowkes, Dudley, Derbyshire Archaeology Society, 1986. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0951136801. 44 pages, 70g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. 8vo. Illustrated with maps and b/w photographs.
£2.00
£1.60

English Provincial Posts 1633-1840 - A Study Based on Kent Examples.. Austen, Brian ., Phillimore, 1978. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0850332664. 192 pages. 400g. Red cloth boards FINE in a Near FINE lightly edge-rubbed d/w. IIlustrated with b/w frontispiece and maps in the text. A well researched and detailed study of how the Post Office ran its services outside of London.
£8.00
£2.95

The Factory in a Garden - Wedgwood from Etruria to Barlaston, the Transitional Years.. Gater, Sharon & Vincent David, Keele Life Histories Centre, 1988. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1871588006. 80 pages, 165g. Soft card covers with first and last pages a little age browned, FINE. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. Written to commemorate the laying of the foundation stone for the premises in Barlaston on September 1938.
£4.00
£2.00

Fred - The Definitive Biography of Fred Dibnah. David Hall, Bantam Press, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0593058046. 328 pages, 655g. Pictorial glazed boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs.
£4.50
£2.95

Fred Dibnah's Age of Steam. Dibnah Fred & David Hall, BBC Books, 2003. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0563487437. 192 pages. 575g. Black cloth Boards Near MINT in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. A complete history of the age of steam with a list of steam-related sites to visit up and down the country.
£5.00
£2.95

Geometric Patterns from Tiles & Brickwork. Field, Robert, Tarquin Publications, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1899618120. 64 pages. 130g. Stapled card covers FINE. Wonderfully detailed b/w and colour photographs of architectural features no longer found in modern buildings.
£5.50
£1.60

George Hudson of York. David Joy, Dalesman Publishing Co Ltd, 1971. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0852061269. 96 pages, 170g. Card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Published to coincide with the centenary of his death, this book provides an overdue re-assessment of Hudson. It also contains a most detailed account of his political activites in York, and makes a realistic appraisal of his influence on the railway scene.
£4.50
£2.00

A Guide to the Industrial Heritage of Avon.. Day, Joan, , 1987. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 51 pages. 105g. Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with maps, b/w photographs and drawings. A guide to industrial archaeology sites in the county of Avon and adjoining boarders.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Archaeology of Exeter: A Guide (Exeter papers in industrial archaeology). Michael Chitty, Exeter Industrial Archaeology Group, 1974. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0950177849. 36 pages, 90g. (16mo) Stapled soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with photographs and drawings in the text.
£3.00
£2.00

The Industrial Past - Discover Dorset Series. Stanier, Peter , Dovecote Press, 1998. 1st Edition. ISBN: 1874336555. 80 pages, 150g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and maps.
£3.00
£2.00

Industrial Railway Record - No. 47 (April 1973). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1973. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the Griff Collieries of North Warwickshire, plus articles on 'Russian Beyers', Explosion at Llanelly, 'Railways and Insurance and the Kerr Stuwart 'Wren' class locomotive amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 63 (December 1975). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1975. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the Dover Harbour Contractors' Railway dating from the late 1800's, plus articles on some 'Decauville Locomotives', & Ministry of Munitions Locomotives, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 66 (JUNE 1976). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of the 'Bagnall at Astillero, of 1894, plus articles on Narrow Gauge Railways in the Malvern Hills, A report from North Negros, mostly narrow gauge industrial lines & Pony Trucks and Mersey Tanks, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 68 (OCTOBER 1976). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1976. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of a Quarry railway at 'Penmaenmawr', plus articles on 'Joicey & Co. and its locomotives, An article on a small industrial loco call 'Somme', & the 'Bowes Railway' 150th Anniversary Celebration, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Industrial Railway Record - No. 81 (MARCH 1979). West, R.E. (Editor), Industrial Railway Society, 1979. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 32 pages, 100g. Stapled card covers FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings and track plans. A description of The Railways of the Leicester Navigation Company, plus articles on contractors locomotives, An article on the first locomotive built in Australia, also a description of a delightful 4 wheeled battery locomotive used by Sheffield Corporation & some recollections of Bedford Engineering, amongst others.
£4.00
£1.60

Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Robin Jones, Mortons Media Group, 2006. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780955022128. 130 pages, 550g. Magazine format card covers with crease to top corner, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w & colour photographs and drawings.
£3.50
£2.95

The Limit - Engineering on the Boundaries of Science. Dase, Mike., B.B.C Books, 1995. 1st Edition. ISBN: 056337117X. 191 pages. 4to. 780g. Blue cloth boards FINE in a Near Fine slightly edge-rubbed d/w. Fully illustrated in colour and b/w. Published to accompany the television series of the same name.
£3.50
£3.20

Local history Mini-Guide to Sources - No.4 - Railways in West Sussex.. West Sussex County Council, West Sussex County Council, 1996. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 12 pages, 40g. Stapled soft card covers MINT. A list of sources for information on the industrial history of West Sussex, mainly railways.
£1.50
£1.60

The Machinery of War : An Illustrated History of Weapons. Young, Peter, Hart-Davis, MacGibbon, 1973. . ISBN: 0246105909. 128 pages. 800g. Folio Red cloth boards FINE, in a Very Good edge-worn d/w. Fully illustrated with over 150 colour and b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.50
£3.20

Marconi's Atlantic Leap. Bussey, Gordon, Marconi Publications, 2000. First edition. ISBN: 0953896706. 96 pages. 450g. 4to. The story of the bridging of the Atlantic by wireless in 1901, illustrated with b/w photographs. Pictorial laminated boards. Near MINT.
£4.50
£2.95

The Metalliferous Mines of Wales.. D. Morgan Rees,, National Museum of Wales, , 1972. 1st Thus. ISBN: . 21 pages, 95g. Stapled soft card covers, a little sun darkened, FINE. Illustrated with b/w photographs and location maps.
£3.00
£2.00

Ploughing by Steam - A History of Steam Cultivation Over the Years. John Haining & Colin Tyler, Model And Allied Publications, 1970. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0853440417 . 360pp. 950g. Blue cloth boards, internally tight and clean. FINE in GOOD only, but complete, rubbed and edgeworn price-clipped d/w with faded spine creasing and 3cm repaired tear to front bottom edge, and now in removable clear protective wrap. Illustrated with b/w photographs and line and scaled drawings.
£15.00
£3.50

A Pocket History of the British Working Class. Postgate, Raymond., N.C.L.C Publishing Society Ltd., 1964. 3rd Edition. ISBN: . 103 pages, 100g. Soft card covers a little marked, Very Good. Illustrated with b/w drawings.
£3.00
£2.00

Power of Speech: A History of Standard Telephones and Cables 1883-1983. Peter Young, George Allen & Unwin, 1983. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0043820395. 221 pages, 550g. Brown cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs.
£4.00
£2.95

Quarry Tracks, Village Ways: A Descriptive History Of Bryneglwys Slate Quarry And Abergynolwyn Village. Alan Holmes, Talyllyn Railway Company, 1977. 1st Edition. ISBN: . 24 pages, 55g. Stapled card covers with light crease to bottom corner, Very Good. Illustrated with period b/w photographs, detailing the remains of the slate industry in this area, most of which has now been lost under forestry plantations.
£3.00
£2.00

Rosedale Mines and Railway (Research Report No.9). Hayes, R. H. & Rutter, J .G., The Scarborough Archaeology and Historical Society., 1977. Reprint. ISBN: . 32 pages. 115g. Stapled card covers FINE with contents tight and clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs, route map and track plan.
£7.00
£1.60

The Shell Book of British Buildings. Anthony McIntyre, David & Charles, 1984. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0715381229. 384 pages, 865g. Gray cloth boards FINE in a FINE d/w. Fully illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings.
£4.50
£3.20

The Singing Line. Thomson, Alice, Chatto & Windus, 1999. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0701166762. 292 pages. 550g. 8vo. The story of the man who strung the Telegraph across Australia, and the woman who gave her name to Alice Springs. Illustrated with b/w plates and map to end papers. Blue cloth boards with a little darkening to page fore-edges o/w FINE with contents tight and clean, in a FINE d/w.
£4.50
£2.95

Surrey at Work in Old Photographs. Shepheard, Chris., Sutton Publishing Ltd, 1992. 1st Edition. ISBN: 0750901276. 160 pages, 330g. Soft card covers FINE. Illustrated with contemporary photgraphs showing the various forms of employment covering the last 100 years. A great source for the social as well as the industrial historian.
£3.50
£2.95

Transport and Industrial Heritage - Cornwall. John Vaughan, Ian Allan Publishing, 2009. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780711033726. 192 pages, 395g. Soft card covers Near MINT. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and location map. An up-to-date account of the industrial remains to be seen in Corwall.
£4.50
£2.95

Working Life in Britain - 1900 to 1950.. Anderson, Janice., Futura, 2007. 1st Edition. ISBN: 9780708806777. 192 pages, 785g. Pictorial laminated boards Near MINT in a Near MINT d/w. Illustrated with b/w photographs showing the life for the average working man and women in Britain.
£5.00
£2.95
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