Southampton at War, 1939–45
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: John J. Eddleston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

In the Great War of 1914–1918, Southampton played a vital role in the war effort. Designated as Port Number One it saw hundreds of thousands of men and many tons of equipment sail for the fields of Belgium and France.The Second World War was a completely different type of war.
The Railway Magazine
Language: en
Authors: John J. Eddleston
Categories: Railroads
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01 - Publisher:

Books about The Railway Magazine
Oliver Bulleid's Locomotives
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Colin Boocock
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-18 - Publisher: Pen and Sword Transport

Oliver Bulleid’s locomotives guides the reader in the quest to understand what motivated Mr Bulleid in his work as a senior engineer and manager, and tries, with as little bias as is reasonable, to make sense of some of the more controversial aspects of his activities. For example, why did
British Steam Locomotives Before Preservation
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Malcolm Clegg
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword Transport

British Steam Locomotives Before Preservation, covers the history in pictorial form of steam locomotives that are now preserved as part of the national collection. Those which can be found in private collections and the ones which adorn the various heritage railways which operate throughout Britain. The book looks at each
Locomotive Names
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Jim Pike
Categories: Locomotives
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher:

A comprehensive dictionary of locomotive names for railway enthusiasts. As well as alphabetically listing engine names, the author provides details of the number, the class or wheel arrangement, the date of introduction and the identity of the owning railway company. Incidental details - including the gauge, changes in ownership, secondary