London Midland Steam Days Remembered II
Following on from the popular first volume, we raid the archives once again for a colour journey back through the 1950s and 1960s in search of London Midland Region steam in its heyday.
Another high quality large format landscape album to enjoy the finest reproduction of the very best quality colour photographs from the era.
Not only Stanier's fabulous Duchesses but a full supporting cast of steam from the lower ranks as well, including Royal Scots, Jubilees, Patriots, Lizzies, and Black Fives they are all to be found and enjoyed within along with a fine collection of Standards & Ivatts as well as visiting engines from other regions.
Chapters take in Great Central Memories, Through the Links, North Western Roundabout, Class 2 Demise, Specials, Depot & Works Visits, Tender First Workings, Spotting Days, Top Link Duties, Steam Under the Wires etc.
Locations seen in this volume include: Settle & Carlisle, Carnforth, Crewe, Lancaster, Tebay, Manchester, Liverpool, Derby, Nottingham, Preston, Camden, Willesden, Birmingham among many others.
Approximately 160 pages full colour printed on high quality glossy art paper with approx 156 photographs, HARDBACK
"The all-colour, one-per-page photos are so large that the reader can almost 'walk into them' and are thus the next best thing to being back in the 1960s!" The Railway Magazine September 2014