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CLOUDS ON THE BRIENZER ROTHORN, ARNOLD P R
1 CLOUDS ON THE BRIENZER ROTHORN
ARNOLD P R
PLATEWAY
1871980216 / 9781871980219
1995, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: As New, 
Enlish language history of the Swiss Brienz Rothorn Bahn - a steam operated narrow gauge rack railway. 64pp, well illustrated. As new copy in card covers. 008641 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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RAILS TO JAYWICK SANDS, BANKS IVAN
2 RAILS TO JAYWICK SANDS
BANKS IVAN
PLATEWAY PRESS
0951110861 / 9780951110867
1988, 1st: 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Account of this short lived pre-war miniature railway at Jaywick in Essex. 40pp, illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 001938 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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RAILS THROUGH MAJORCA, BARNABE GILES
3 RAILS THROUGH MAJORCA
BARNABE GILES
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980518 / 9781871980516
2003, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Detailed account of the narrow gauge railways and tramways of this popular tourist island. 248pp, many photos and drawings. VG copy in dw. 011058 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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4 THE RAILWAYS AND TRAMWAYS OF MAJORCA
BARNABE GILES
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980135 / 9781871980134
1993, 1st: Small 4to, Card Covers: VG, 
Detailed account of the narrow gauge railways and tramways of this popular tourist island. 128pp, many photos and drawings. VG copy in card covers 002445 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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THE TWO FOOT GAUGE ENIGMA - Beira Railway 1890-1900, BAXTER ANTONY
5 THE TWO FOOT GAUGE ENIGMA - Beira Railway 1890-1900
BAXTER ANTONY
PLATEWAY
1871980348 / 9781871980349
1998, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Well illustrated history of this 222 mile long 2ft gauge railway built from Beira, Mozambique to Rhodesia in the late 19th century. In 1900 it was regauged to 3'6". 64pp. VG copy in card covers, slight sunning to spine. Scarce. 010549 
Price: 24.95 GBP
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CLIFFE HILL MINERAL RAILWAY LEICESTERSHIRE, BILLINGTON M H
6 CLIFFE HILL MINERAL RAILWAY LEICESTERSHIRE
BILLINGTON M H
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980232 / 9781871980233
1997, 2nd (revised): 8vo, Card: VG, 
Nice history of this small narrow gauge quarry line in Leicestershire. 77pp, well illustrated. Much revised and enlarged 2nd edition. VG copy in card covers. 007405 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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DAM BUILDERS' RAILWAY FROM DURHAM'S DALES TO THE BORDER, BOWTELL HAROLD D
7 DAM BUILDERS' RAILWAY FROM DURHAM'S DALES TO THE BORDER
BOWTELL HAROLD D
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980194 / 9781871980196
1994, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Fifth of Bowtell's series on the industrial railways built in connection with the reservoirs of Northern England. This volume covers the reservoirs in the Northern Pennines - Lunedale and North through Co. Durham and Cumbria. 144pp with many photos and maps. VG copy in dw. 004163 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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8 LESSER RAILWAYS OF THE YORKSHIRE DALES
BOWTELL HAROLD D
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980097 / 9781871980097
1991, 1st: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: Fine, Fine
Fourth of Bowtell's series on the industrial railways built in connection with the reservoirs of Northern England. This volume covers the reservoirs in the Yorkshire Dales built for Leed, Bradford and Harrogate waterworks and the Nidd Valley Light Railway. 160pp with many photos and maps. Fine copy in dw. 004164 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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H.C.S.BULLOCK - HIS LIFE AND LOCOMOTIVES, BULLOCK KENNETH ALLAN
9 H.C.S.BULLOCK - HIS LIFE AND LOCOMOTIVES
BULLOCK KENNETH ALLAN
PLATEWAY PRESS & HEYWOOD SOCIETY
0951110896 / 9780951110898
1987, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Detailed account of the miniature steam locomotives (mainly 10.25" gauge) built by Bullock in the 1930s. 64pp, well illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 003652 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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10 LIGHT RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION
CALTHROP E R
PLATEWAY
187198033X / 9781871980332
1997, 1st Thus: Large 8vo, Card: New, 
Reprint of Calthrops original paper of 1897 describing the narrow guage Barsi Light Railway in India, designed by him, elements of whose design he included in the Leek & Manifold Railway. 34pp. New copy in card covers. 008074 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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THE RYE AND CAMBER TRAMWAY - A CENTENARY HISTORY, COOKSEY LAURIE A
11 THE RYE AND CAMBER TRAMWAY - A CENTENARY HISTORY
COOKSEY LAURIE A
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980267 / 9781871980264
1995, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Much the best and most detailed history of this short 3ft gauge line at Rye. 160pp, many photos and drawings. VG copy in dw. 005963 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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12 THE CALSHOT AND FAWLEY NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS
COOPER FREDERICK W
PLATEWAY PRESS
095111087X / 9780951110874
1989, 1st: Large 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Account of the Narrow gauge railways at RAF Calshot and Fawley Refinery on the Solent. 64pp, well illustrated. VG in card covers. 002855 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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THE KERRY TRAMWAY AND OTHER TIMBER LIGHT RAILWAYS, COX DAVID & KRUPA CHRISTOPHER
13 THE KERRY TRAMWAY AND OTHER TIMBER LIGHT RAILWAYS
COX DAVID & KRUPA CHRISTOPHER
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980119 / 9781871980110
1992, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
History of these extensive narrow gauge lines serving timber plantations in Mid-Wales and other World spine faded as usual. 003207 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS OF PORTUGAL, DAVIES W J K
14 NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS OF PORTUGAL
DAVIES W J K
PLATEWAY
1871980356 / 9781871980356
1998, 1st: Large 8vo, Buckram: VG, VG
The only detailed account in English of the extensive narrow gauge railways and locos of Portugal. 312pp + photos, drawings and maps. VG copy in dust wrapper. Scarce. 008092 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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15 The Early Years of The Motor Rail and Tram Car Company 1911-1931
DAVIES W J K
PLATEWAY
1871980585 / 9781871980585
2008, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: As New, As New
Detailed and well illustrated history of the early years of this builder of light railway cars and IC locos. 116pp. As new copy in dust wrapper. 013164 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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16 THE LIGHT RAILWAY RAILCAR IN WESTERN EUROPE FROM INCEPTION TO MATURITY
DAVIES W J K
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980526 / 9781871980523
2006, 1st: 4to, Hard Cover: VG, VG-
Excellent study of the development of the light internal combustion railcar in the countries of Western Europe from the late 19th century to the 1980s. 310pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dw, slight signs of wear. 007936 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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RAILWAYS OF THE ANDES, FAWCETT B
17 RAILWAYS OF THE ANDES
FAWCETT B
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980313 / 9781871980318
1997, 2nd: Large 8vo, Hard Cover: VG, VG
Detailled first hand account of the lines in the Andes by the son of Col. Fawcett, who was an engineer on these railways for many years. Standard work on the subject. This the reprint of the 1963 original edition but with many extra photos. 224pp. VG copy in dw, just a hint of wear to edges. 006789 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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18 NARROW GAUGE BY THE SUDANESE RED SEA COAST
GUNSTON HENRY
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980461 / 9781871980462
2001, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: As New, 
Account of two narrow gauge lines in Sudan, one military in origin, the other built with WW1 War Dept surplus stock. 67pp, well illustrated. As new copy. 007325 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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FORTRESS RAILWAYS OF THE BALTIC SHORES, HELME MEHIS
19 FORTRESS RAILWAYS OF THE BALTIC SHORES
HELME MEHIS
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980208 / 9781871980202
1994, 1st: Large 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Account of the narrow gauge railways which served the costal forts in Estonia - from the late 19th century to the cold war era. 80pp, well illustrated. VG in card covers. 005082 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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20 THE ORIGINS OF THE GARRATT LOCOMOTIVE
HILLS R L
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980437 / 9781871980431
2000, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Reprint of an old Beyer Peacock booklet of 1921 about the development of the Garratt articulated loco with additional text by Hill. c.80pp with many illustrations. VG copy in card covers. 005684 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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VOLK'S RAILWAY BRIGHTON - AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY, JACKSON ALAN A
21 VOLK'S RAILWAY BRIGHTON - AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
JACKSON ALAN A
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980186 / 9781871980189
1993, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: VG, 
Well illustrated account of the several electric railways/tramways around Brighton designed by Magnus Volk. 48pp. VG copy in card covers. 006935 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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INDIAN METRE GAUGE STEAM REMEMBERED, MARSHALL LAWRENCE G
22 INDIAN METRE GAUGE STEAM REMEMBERED
MARSHALL LAWRENCE G
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980542 / 9781871980547
2005, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: Fine, Fine
Excellent largely photographic look back at Indian narrow gauge locos in the 1970s and 80s. 216pp, b&w and colour photos. Fine copy in dw 010899 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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INDIAN NARROW GAUGE STEAM REMEMBERED, MARSHALL LAWRENCE G
23 INDIAN NARROW GAUGE STEAM REMEMBERED
MARSHALL LAWRENCE G
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980488 / 9781871980486
2001, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, VG
Excellent largely photographic look back at Indian narrow gauge locos in the 1970s and 80s. 216pp, b&w and colour photos. VG copy in dw. 006260 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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THE SURREY BORDER AND CAMBERLEY RAILWAY, MITCHELL PETERE, TOWNSEND SIMON & SHELMERDINE MALCOLM
24 THE SURREY BORDER AND CAMBERLEY RAILWAY
MITCHELL PETERE, TOWNSEND SIMON & SHELMERDINE MALCOLM
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980143 / 9781871980141
1993, 1st: Large 8vo, Cloth: VG, 
Detailed account of the miniature railways of Farnborough.112pp well illustrated. VG copy in red buckram boards. The very scarce hardbound edition. 007929 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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THE SURREY BORDER AND CAMBERLEY RAILWAY, MITCHELL PETERE, TOWNSEND SIMON & SHELMERDINE MALCOLM
25 THE SURREY BORDER AND CAMBERLEY RAILWAY
MITCHELL PETERE, TOWNSEND SIMON & SHELMERDINE MALCOLM
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980151 / 9781871980158
1993, 1st: Large 8vo, Card: Fine, 
Detailed account of the miniature railways of Farnborough.112pp well illustrated. Fine copy in card covers. Uncommon. 004143 
Price: 26.95 GBP
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HUNSLET NARROW GAUGE LOCOMOTIVES, NEALE ANDREW
26 HUNSLET NARROW GAUGE LOCOMOTIVES
NEALE ANDREW
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980283 / 9781871980288
1995, 1st: 8vo, Card: VG, 
Illustrations and details of many types of Hunslet built narrow gauge steam locomotives taken from their old catalogues. 62pp. VG copy in card covers. 005676 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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INDUSTRIAL NARROW GAUGE ALBUM, NEALE ANDREW
27 INDUSTRIAL NARROW GAUGE ALBUM
NEALE ANDREW
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980607 / 9781871980608
2009, 1st: 4to, Card Covers: VG, 
Photo album of British Industrial narrow gauge locos, both steam and IC, with extensive captions. 108pp. VG copy in card covers. 011509 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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INDUSTRIAL NARROW GAUGE ALBUM, NEALE ANDREW
28 INDUSTRIAL NARROW GAUGE ALBUM
NEALE ANDREW
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980615 / 9781871980615
2009, 1st: 4to, Cloth: VG, VG
Photo album of British Industrial narrow gauge locos, both steam and IC, with extensive captions. 108pp. VG copy in dw. 013324 
Price: 19.00 GBP
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29 NARROW GAUGE AND MINIATURE RAILWAYS FROM OLD PICTURE POSTCARDS
NEALE ANDREW
PLATEWAY PRESS
0951110802 / 9780951110805
1986, 1st: Large 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
British and overseas narrow gauge and miniature lines (including industrials) from old postcards with extemsive captions. 60pp, well illustrated. VG copy. 005170 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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WELSH NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS FROM OLD PICTURE POSTCARDS, NEALE ANDREW
30 WELSH NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS FROM OLD PICTURE POSTCARDS
NEALE ANDREW
PLATEWAY PRESS
1871980089 / 9781871980080
1991, 1st: Large 8vo, Card Covers: VG, 
Welsh narrow gauge lines (including industrials) from old postcards and photos. 56pp, well illustrated. VG copy in card covers. 005169 
Price: 4.95 GBP
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