General Histories & Descriptions
ALLEN, George Cameron
Railways - British Railways from their beginning until 1960
History of Britain's railways to 1960 written by the brother of Ian C. Allen a writer largely on East Anglia railways. Narrative supported by photograph plates.
British Railway Disasters
Survey of the major British railway accidents, describing their causes, impact and the recommendations arising. A large format book, supported with photographs and diagrams throughout. Forty-eight accidents are covered from 1876 to 1991.