Closing Down Sale

In anticipation of our retirement we are making some Special Offers on many of our titles, with most selling for just £10, post free in the UK. Full details are on the book's individual page but orders must be placed using this page, using the BUY NOW button. Clicking the BUY NOW button will take you to our secure PayPal page where you can enter your name, address and card details. This post free offer is only available within the United Kingdom. Overseas buyers should email us and we will advise the postage cost, surface or airmail. All these titles are fully illustrated, often on full colour, and give an authentic story of, what is for many, a byegone era.

This limited offer expires on 18 December 2022.

Click on a title in this list for more information but to have the offer price on-line orders must be placed through this page:

Brunel's Royal Albert Bridge, John Binding, Normally £14.00
The definitive account of Brunel's masterpiece, an icon for the south west.
Offer Price £10.00
Caradon & Looe, Michael Messenger, Normally £18.00
The story of the canal, railways and mines of Caradon Hill, fully revised.
Offer Price £10.00
The Culm Valley Light Railway, Michael Messenger. Normally £15.00
Pioneer Devon light railway, became the much loved GWR Hemyock branch.
Offer Price £10.00
Inclined Planes in the South West, Martin Bodman, Normally £15.00
A well illustrated gazetteer of over 200 locations.
Offer Price £10.00
North Devon Clay, Michael Messenger, Normally £18.00
Narrow gauge and light railways served the ball clay industry.
Offer Price £10.00
Paddle Steamer Kingswear Castle and Steamers of the River Dart, Richard Clammer & Alan Kittridge. Normally 14.00
The historic Kingswear Castle is steaming again on her home river.
Offer Price £10.00
The Pentewan Railway, M J T Lewis, Normally £25.00
A fully revised and updated account of Cornwall's premier narrow gauge railway, with reminiscences of staff and passengers.
Offer Price £10.00
The Redlake Tramway & China Clay Works, E. A. Wade.
The life and times of a Dartmoor enterprise
Offer Price £8.00
Rendel's Floating Bridges, Alan Kittridge.
A successful alternative to a fixed bridge, Rendel's invention was used throughout the United Kingdom.
Offer Price £10.00
Sail and Steam in the Plymouth District, Alan Kittridge. Normally 14.00
One hundred years of photographs of local shipping off the South Hams and east Cornwall coasts.
Offer Price £10.00
South West Stone Quarries, by Peter Stanier, Normally £18.00
Building stone quarries in the West of England and how they have evolved.
Offer Price £10.00
Steam South & West, Michael Messenger. Normally £10.00
Photographs of the last days of British Railways steam in the south and west.
Offer Price £10.00
Steamers & Ferries of the River Tamar & Three Towns District, Alan Kittridge. Normally £14.00
Much loved ferry and steamer services that once crowded the waterways of Plymouth.
Offer Price £10.00
The Struggle for the Cornwall Railway, Hugh Howes, Normally £14.00
The setbacks, failures but ultimate triumph of building Cornwall's main line.
Offer Price £10.00

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