This page is an alphabetical list, in title order, of all our current books about Cornwall. Click on a title for more information.
- Bishop Rock Lighthouse, Elisabeth Stanbrook, £6.50
A heroic tribute to Victorian engineering, and still vital today.
- The Bodmin & Wadebridge Railway 1834-1983, Michael Messenger, £25.00
One of Britain's earliest steam railways; its detailed story and that of the community it served.
- Brunel's Royal Albert Bridge, John Binding, £14.00
Brunel's masterpiece and an icon for the south west.
- Caradon & Looe, Michael Messenger, £18.00
The story of the canal, railways and mines of Caradon Hill.
- Cornish Milestones, Ian Thompson, £14.00
The development of Cornwall’s roads in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
- Cornwall's Heritage Series titles - see below
- Inclined Planes in the South West, Martin Bodman, £15.00
A well illustrated gazetteer of over 200 locations
- Longships Lighthouse, Elisabeth Stanbrook, £6.50
The history of the iconic lighthouse, standing sentinel off the rocks of Lands End.
- The Pentewan Railway. by M J T Lewis, £25.00
A fully revised and extended history of Cornwall's best known narrow gauge railway.
- Rendel's Floating Bridges, Alan Kittridge, £10.00
A successful alternative to a fixed bridge, Rendel's invention was used throughout the United Kingdom.
- Sail and Steam in the Plymouth district, by Alan Kittridge, £14.00
One hundred years of photographs of local shipping off the South Hams and east Cornwall coasts.
- South West Stone Quarries, by Peter Stanier, £18.00
Building stone quarries in the West of England and how they have evolved.
- Steamers & Ferries of the River Tamar & Three Towns District, Alan Kittridge, £14.00
Much loved ferry and steamer services that once crowded the waterways of Plymouth.
- Steam South & West, by Michael Messenger, £16.00
Photographs of the last days of British Railways Steam in the south and west.
- The Struggle for the Cornwall Railway, Hugh Howes, £14.00
The setbacks, failures but ultimate triumph of building Cornwall's main line.
- Cornwall's Bridge & Viaduct Heritage, Eric Kentley
- Cornwall's Communications
Heritage, John Moyle
- Cornwall's Geological
Heritage, Peter Stanier £4.50
- Cornwall's Industrial
Heritage, Peter Stanier
- Cornwall's Lifeboat
Heritage, Nicholas Leach, £4.50
- Cornwall's Lighthouse
- Cornwall's Maritime
Heritage, Alan Kittridge
- Cornwall's Mining
Heritage, Peter Stanier
- Cornwall's Railway
Heritage, John Stengelhofen
If what you seek is not listed here try our Out of Print list. If not there either, then we have not published it.
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