Durham City in 50 Buildings

Durham City in 50 Buildings

Glory Days: Wallace Arnold

Glory Days: Wallace Arnold

European Steam in the 1970s

Publication Date15th November 2019

Book FormatPaperback

pages96

Illustrations180

Height234

Width165

Stunning photographs, many previously unpublished, of steam trains on railways around Europe. This is a superb look back on a decade of European steam power.
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ISBN
9781445693484

The rapid disappearance of steam from British Railways in the late 1960s was a bitter blow for the thousands of railway enthusiasts who had been brought up with the sounds, smells and sheer excitement of steam power. The industrial railways of Britain continued to provide a smaller scale outlet for some, but for those intent on experiencing main line steam it was necessary to make a short trip to the Continent, where steam persisted throughout much of the 1970s and even into the ’80s.


With a wealth of wonderful, previously unpublished photographs from countries including Spain, Portugal, Germany and more, this is a superb look back on a decade of European steam power.

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