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Irish Buses in the mid-1960s, Richard Newman
Irish Buses in the mid-1960s, Richard Newman
Irish Buses in the mid-1960s, Richard Newman

Irish Buses in the mid 1960s

In mid 1960s English bus enthusiast Richard Newman made a number of visits to Ireland both north and south and captured the then prevailing bus scene on film. Richard delves into his archive to present a selection of vehicles f...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Plastic Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s Andrew Ralston
Plastic Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s Andrew Ralston
Plastic Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s Andrew Ralston

Plastic Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s: The Collector’s Guide

Recent auction results indicate a growing interest among collectors in plastic toy cars made during the 1950s and 1960s in Britain, mainland Europe, the USA and Hong Kong. This book is the first to take a systematic approach to...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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British Fire Engines of the 1950’s & 1960’s

Noted fire brigade historian and photographer Simon Rowley gives a superb overview of fire brigade operations. Starting with nationalisation in 1948 and culminating with the local government reorganisation of the early '70s, Si...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Offshore on the Southern

This album is a delightful collection of images of the Isle of Wight railways as they were operating in 1953 and 1956, when all the lines were open except the Ventnor West branch. However, even this line is covered in the book,...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
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Steam in Ulster in the 1960s, Ian McLarnon Sinclair, Richard Whitford
Steam in Ulster in the 1960s, Ian McLarnon Sinclair, Richard Whitford
Steam in Ulster in the 1960s, Ian McLarnon Sinclair, Richard Whitford

Steam in Ulster in the 1960s

Many of today's railway enthusiasts were first attracted to the hobby by the urge to capture the last days of steam on Ulster's railways in the early 1960s. Relive this era through the images captured by Richard Whitford who to...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Along UTA Lines, Ian McLarnon Sinclair
Along UTA Lines, Ian McLarnon Sinclair
Along UTA Lines, Ian McLarnon Sinclair

Along UTA Lines

Along UTA Lines is a picture album which gives a detailed portrait of the infrastructure of the railway network in Northern Ireland a few years before the creation of NIR. The book features many of the buildings, bridges and si...