BELL, A.R. and others
Railway Mechanical Engineering
Study of the latest developments in locomotive and carriage construction by leading authorities at the time of publication in the early 1920's. Illustrated throughout with numerous diagrams, tables and photographs. See more information for content.
CARTER, Ernest F.
Britain's Railway Liveries - Colours, Crests and Linings 1825 - 1948
Fine detailed work with a chapter on each major company as well as minor companies and Ireland. Each company livery developments are recorded chronologically and supported by drawings, photographs and colour plates. Includes fold-out colour chart.
Railway Carriages in the British Isles from 1830 to 1914
Classic study and history of carriage development, a much revised and enlarged edition of Ellis' 'Nineteenth Century Railway Carriages' (see separate listing). Illustrated with diagrams and photographs throughout, together with colour plates.
British Railway Carriages of the 20th Century / The History of British Railway Carriages 1900 - 1953
Volumes 1 & 2
Fine study of carriages, originally intended as a three volume set. Only two have been published taking the history up to 1953.
Volume 1: The end of an era, 1901-22;
Volume 2: The years of consolidation, 1923-53