The Railways of Britain


A nice book for anyone interested in British railway heritage.


The Railways of Britain, Past and Present, by O.S. Nock

First Edition 1947. Part of the ‘British Heritage’ series published by Batsford Press.

This book has chapters on railway heritage, the birth of the railways, equipment and working, etc, and a review of over 100 years. Full of images. A nice book for a railway history enthusiast.

Hardback, nice dust-jacket. In good condition for a sixty year old book. Has some fox marking on the outer edges.

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