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9409. : Nord-Ostsee-Kanal Kiel Canal.

Kiel: Wasser und Schiffahrtsdirektion 1962 no. 3/4. 76pp. illustrated, paper covers, with an 8pp. insert re. traffic, a little wear to spine otherwise good. Text in German and English. 5.00


8160. : Railway Returns: Returns of the Capital, Traffic, Receipts, and Working Expenditure of the Railway Companies of the United Kingdom for the years 1900-1910.

London: H.M.S.O. 1901-1911. Ten years bound as one. With a general report thereon and summary tables for a series of years.33.5 by21.5cms.xxi+93+xxiii+94+xlix+98+liii+98+liii+98+liii+98+xlix+98+li+98+li+98+xlix+98. in black cloth, boards a little bit rubbed, spine professionally repaired, otherwise a very tight copy, in very good condition. From the G.N.R. (I) Accountant's Office Dublin. Relatively scarce. This is a very heavy item. 200.00


8138. : Transport History

Newton Abbot: David & Charles Vol 5 No 3 Nov. 1972 pp. 229-328. maps, illustrations, card covers, Articles include, monopoly and public utility: the Birmingham canals 1767-72, the promotion of four Yorkshire railways and the Share Capital Market, the London independent Bus operators 1922-34, John Joice & Son Coachbuilders, Basingstoke. In very good condition. 5.00


8137. : Transport History.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles Vol 5 No 2 July 1972. pp. 125-224. maps, illustrations, card covers, Articles include, the supply of coal to Edinburgh 1790-1850, the earliest passenger carrying railway vehicle, Richard Castle's "Essay on Artificial Navigation" 1730. John Phillips: surveyor and writer on canals, Labour agitation and the origins of unionism on the Liverpool Tramways. In very good condition. 5.00


11904. Addison, Sir William: The Old Roads of England.

London: B. T. Batsford 1980. 167 pp. illustrated, maps, hardback, very good in a v.g. dustwrapper. 7.00


9003. Allen, C. Edgar: The Modern Locomotive.

Cambridge: University Press 1912. viii+174 pp. illustrated, red covers, minor wear, very good. Written not for specialists but the wider public. 15.00


8247. Beaumont, Anthony: Traction Engine Pictures.

London: Percival Marshall 1961. 12 by 18.5 cms.64 pp. illustrated, card covers, covers a little dusty but otherwise very good. Super photos of tractors and traction engines. 5.00


4041. Booth, T.J: Model Railway Kit Building.

Patrick Stevens 1989. 199 pp. illustrated in colour and monochrome. How to build, paint and detail plastic and metal kits. Softcovers, in very good condition 10.00


3528. British Railways Board: London on Wheels Public Transport in London in the Nineteenth Century.

London: British Railways Board 1968. 21.5 by 14 cms 24pp. illustrated, paper covers, a handsome little booklet very good. 4.95


9321. British Waterways: Inland Cruising Booklet 10. Cruising on the Grand Union Canal Part 3 Norton Junction to Trent Lock..

British Waterways: 1965. 36 pp. illustrated, folding coloured map, card covers, very good. 4.00


6304. British Waterways: Inland Cruising Booklet 12. Cruising on the Trent & Mersey Canal Part 1.

British Waterways: n.d. c. 1957 40 pp. illustrated, folding coloured map, card covers, very good. Part 1 covers Trent Lock to Great Haywood Junction including part of the Coventry Canal. 4.00


13210. British Waterways Board: Leisure and the Waterways.

London: British Waterways Board, 1967. 44 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. Seminal document recording the renaissance of the waterways. Fifty-nine b&w and five coloured illustrations, and nine maps. Glazed pictorial card covers, in good condition. 12.00


16190. Bus Eireann: 1991 Daily Calendar with Mottoes.

Dublin: Bus Eireann, 1990. Cardboard bus, 9 x 29 x 6 cm. The calendar, with one pull-off page per day, is mounted on one side of the bus. In original packaging for posting. 10.00


16191. Bus Eireann: 1994 Daily Calendar with Mottoes.

Dublin: Bus Eireann, 1993. Cardboard bus, 9 x 29 x 6 cm. The calendar, with one pull-off page per day, is mounted on one side of the bus. In original packaging for posting. 10.00


13965. Bus Eireann: 1995 Daily Calendar with Mottoes.

Dublin: Bus Eireann, 1994. Cardboard bus, 9 x 29 x 6 cm. The calendar, with one pull-off page per day, is mounted on one side of the bus. In original packaging for posting. 10.00


10884. Campbell, Patrick: Tunnel Tigers.

Jersey City: P. H. Campbell 2000. 184 pp. illustrated, softcovers, in very good condition. Construction workers who specialise in building tunnels. This book concentrates on Scottish projects of the 1940's and 50's, in which many of the workmen came from north west Donegal, around Dungloe. 10.00


8490. Clayton, Nick: Early Bicycles

Princes Risborough: Shire Publications, 1986. Shire Album 173. 32pp, in pictorial glazed card covers. 21 x 15 cm. 39 illustrations. Lists of Clubs, and relevent museums, and bibliography. 5.00


11645. Cornwell, E. L.: Commercial Vehicles.

London: Ian Allan n.d. c.1962. Veteran & Vintage Series. 22 by 14 cms. 64 pp. illustrated, laminated boards, in very good condition, excellent photographs. 6.00


6453. Dittmar, Hank and Gloria Ohland, editors: The New Transit Town Best Practices in Transit-Orientated Development.

Washington: Island Press, 2004. xiv+253 pp. 23 x 20.5 cm. Twelve essays exploring the key challenges to transit-orientated development, the lessons from earlier projects, and future standards. 63 plates, 10 tables, and 5 figures. Pictorial glazed card covers, almost as new. 15.00


7903. Friends of Ferguson Heritage: Ferguson Heritage.

Coventry: Friends of Ferguson Heritage 29.5 by 21 cms. Encompassing Massey Harris and derivatives. A run of 8 issues, no's 5 Autumn 1995, no. 6 Spring 1996, no. 7 Summer 1996, no. 8 Autumn 1996, no. 9 Spring 1997, no. 10 Summer 1997, no 12, Spring 1998. All in very good condition, almost new. For Tractor enthusiasts. 42.00


3736. Gourvish, T.R. and Turnbull, G.L. editors: The Journal of Transport History.

Manchester Univ. Press Third Series Vol 2 No. 1 March 1981. 24.5 by 19 cms. 81pp. illustrated. 12.00


3737. Gourvish, T.R. and Turnbull, G.L. editors: The Journal of Transport History.

Manchester Univ. Press Third Series Vol 2 No. 2 September 1981. 24.5 by 19 cms. 82pp. illustrated. 12.00


9461. Greer, P. E: Road versus Rail Documents on the History of Public Transport in Northern Ireland 1921-1948.

Belfast: Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, 1982. xx+189 pp. 25 x 16 cm. Illustrated. Hardback in dustwrapper. In very good condition 8.00


15892. Haines, Keith: Human Frailty and the 1871 Ballymacarrett Rail Accident.

Belfast: Ballymaconaghy Publishing, 2002. 189 pp. 21 x 15 cm. Forty-one illustrations, many previously unpublished. Careful discussion of the gulf between railway workers and railway shareholders, including directors, set against the social and economic conditions of the period. Eleven-page Index and five-page bibliography set new standards in Irish railway writing. Pictorial glazed card covers. In near-mint condition. 15.00


9451. Holding, David: History of British Bus Services The North East.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles 1979 . 184 pp. illustrated, maps, hardback in a dustwrapper. Overall in very good condition. Three major bus companies worked this area, United, Northern General and East Yorkshire. 10.00


14094. Irish Steam Preservation Society (Ulster Branch): Traction Engine Rally Shanes Castle 16th and 17th July, 1971.

Belfast: Irish Steam Preservation Society (Ulster Branch), 1971. 24 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Official Programme. List of nineteen steam-engine entries, with details. Programme in very good condition, in pictorial thin card covers. 10.00


13963. Isle of Man Railway: Grand Day Excursions handbill.

Douglas, Isle of Man: Isle of Man Railway, 1957. Handbill. 23 x 14.5 cm. Lists the attractions at various stations. Bit missing from top left corner where handbill has been pulled off a filing spike. 10.00


13964. Isle of Man Red Bus Service: Garwick Glen handbill.

Douglas, Isle of Man: Isle of Man Red Bus Service, c1957. Handbill. 23 x 14.5 cm. Lists the attractions at Garwick Glen. Bit missing from top left corner where handbill has been pulled off a filing spike. 10.00


10757. Jenison, Madge: Roads.

London: W.H. Allen 1949. 370 pp. decorative endpapers, no dustwrapper, hardback, in very good condition. The story of roads through the ages. 5.95


10128. King, William T: History of the American Steam Fire Engine.

Chigago: Owen Davies 1960. 27.5 by 21 cms. 150 pp. illustrated, red card covers, showing some wear, very good contemporary drawings and illustrations. 12.00


12343. King-Hall, Stephen and others: The Book of Speed

London: Batsford, 1935. New and revised edition. 160+31 pp. 25.5 x 19 cm. Illustrated, hardback, no dustwrapper, a few brown spots on the first few pages otherwise good. Terrific photographs. 20.00


10434. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 1.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1989. 29.5 by 21 cms. 64 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. Tthe association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on Karlsruhe, Manchester, light rail in the USA, South Yorkshire, low floor access, and others. 6.00


10435. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 3.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1991. 29.5 by 21 cms. 79 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. The association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on Zurich, Metrolink, Amsterdam's Amstelveen line, South Yorkshire, a possible national Light Rail template, Croydon tramlink, Midlands Metro, Hiroshoma, light rail in the UK, and others. 6.00


10436. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 4.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1992. 29.5 by 21 cms. 80 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. The association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on Nantes, the Guided bus, LRT for Cardiff Bay, Melbourne, Developments in France, Germany and Switzerland, Metrolink, West coast USA experience, Sheffield construction, Roumania, and others. 6.00


10437. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 5.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1993. 29.5 by 21 cms. 80 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. The association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on South Yorkshire, current developments in France, the UK, Metrolink, LUTE a context for light rail, low floor cars, shared track running in the UK, Saarbrucken, an LRT for Leeds, St. Louis, revival of the Mongy, and others. 6.00


10438. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 6.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1994. 29.5 by 21 cms. 72 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. The association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on, Tuen Mun LRT, Blackpool, Portsmouth-Gosport, the Tandy subway Fort Worth, current developments in France, Glasgow's transport strategy, Nantes line 2, Strasbourg, LRT in Europe, Sheffield, and others. 6.00


10439. Light Rail Transit Association: Light Rail Review 7.

London: Platform 5 Publishing Co. 1996. 29.5 by 21 cms. 80 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition, as new. The association was founded in 1937 to promote tramway development. Articles on, Ultra light rail, LRT in Japan, LRT in the UK and Ireland, low floor trams, current developments in France, the Cassel-Bauntal extension,Manchester Metrolink, Sheffield supertram, and others. 6.00


3530. Mack, Robert F: Historic Commercial Vehicles.

Sheffield: Turntable Publications 1974. 21 by 14 cms, 40 pp. illustrated with photographs, paper covers, v.g. 5.00


8125. Mance,Brig.Gen. Sir H.: The Road and Rail Transport Problem.

London: Sir Issac Pitman & Sons 1941. xvi+166 pp. in very good condition but in a battered, worn dustwrapper. Two small stamps from G.S. Railways Accountants Office. 6.00


9813. Maritime History: Maritime History Vol. 1 No. 1

Newton Abbot: David & Charles April 1971. Craig, Robert. Editor. 21 by 15 cms. 117 pp. illustrated, paperback in very good condition. Articles include, The Post Office Steam Packets 1821-36 and the Development of Shipping on the Irish Sea, Ship Registry - To 1707, The Steamship Bedlington 1841-54, Samuel Plimsoll and the Shipping Interest, The Steamship Great Britain, Homecoming and Approach to Restoration, The National Maritime Museum's Exhibition of the Paintings of Reuben Chappell. 10.00


9814. Maritime History: Maritime History Vol. 1 No. 2.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles September 1971. Craig, Robert. Editor. 21 by 15 cms. pp.121-236 illustrated, paperback in very good condition. Articles include, The Port of Stockton on Tees and its Creeks 1825-61 A Problem in Port History, Shipping in the Anglo Russian Grain Trade to 1870: Part One, Sources for Maritime History (1): Custom Bills of Entry, The Shipping Collection of the City of Liverpool Museums, Reflections on the Rochdale Inquiry into Shipping A Review Article. 10.00


9815. Maritime History: Maritime History Vol. 2 No. 1.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles April 1972. Craig, Robert. Editor. 21 by 15 cms. 120 pp. illustrated, paperback in very good condition. Articles include, Sea Transport in Australia: The Rise and Fall of the Intrastate Shipping Industry of New South Wales, Shipping in the Anglo Russian Grain Trade to 1870: Part Two, Investors in London Shipping 1820-50, The Tyne Shipping Co. A Late Nineteenth-Century Shipping Line, Select Bibliography of Maritime History Published in 1970. 10.00


9816. Maritime History: Maritime History Vol. 2 No. 2.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles September 1972. Craig, Robert. Editor. 21 by 15 cms. pp.123-232 illustrated, paperback in very good condition. Articles include, The Evolution of International Whaling Controls, Marine Insurance and the Trade of Rotterdam 1755-63, Ship Registry - 1707-86, Sources for Maritime History (II) The Records of The Registrar-General of Shipping and Seamen, Bibliographe de l'Histoire des Grandes Routes Maritimes, A Cunard Guidebook of a Century Ago. 10.00


16439. Middleton, William D.: The Time of the Trolley.

Milwaukee: Kalmbach Publishing, 1975. Fourth printing. 435 pp. 29.5 x 21.5 cm. An excellent survey of streercars in America. 738 illustrations. Terracotta boards with a gray binding strip. In very good condition, in a slightly rubbed dustwrapper. A heavy book, 2,000g, which will require extra postage. 23.00


8134. Morris, G: The Railwaymen's Year Book 1949 - 50.

London: Railwaymen's Publications 1949. 21.5 by 14 cms. 112 pp. illustrated, card covers, in good condition. A book of information and reference forrailway men and women of all grades. 12.00


11078. O'Kane, Seamus and Anderson, Andrew: The Design Story of the Bicycle.

Belfast: The Ulster Folk and Transport Museum n.d. c.1986. 29.5 by 21 cms. 35 pp. illustrated, softcovers, a little lightish staining to front cover otherwise good, useful photographs. 15.00


11472. Rolt, L. T. C: Transport Treasures Some Historical Relics of British Transport..

London: British Transport Commission 1956. 32 pp. illustrated, in good condition, softcovers. 6.00


9395. Scott-Giles, C.W: The Road Goes On A Literary and Historical Account of the Highways, Byways and Bridges of Great Britain.

London: The Epworth Press first edition 1946. xii+236 pp. illustrated, maps, decorative endpapers, hardback, no dustwrapper. In very good condition. 5.00


14651. Tyler, Nick, editor: Accessibility and the Bus System from concepts to practice

London: Thomas Telford, 2002. x+410 pp. illustrated, diagrams, hardback, no dw, slight shelf wear o/w in very good condition. 45.00


8149. Williams, Archibald: Engineering Feats.

London: Thomas Nelson & Sons n.d. c.1920. 27 by 21 cms. 263 pp illustrated with photographs, drawings and colour plates, decorative front board, in very good condition. 12.00


11171. Woods, D: The Fateful Day A Commemorative Book of the Armagh Railway Disaster June 12th 1889.

Armagh: Armagh District Council, 1989. 21 x 29.5 cm. no pagination ( 40 pp. ) illustrated, laminated card covers, in vey good condition. 88 people were killed in this railway disaster, and this study is now increasingly scarce 35.00

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