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Library Additions - May 2016

Our library has one of the widest and largest ranges of books of books for railway modellers - covering prototype railways and modelling. The following books have recently been added.New Books Apr 16 small

The library is open for browsing on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm (unless there is a lecture), and on our monthly open afternoons. Check out the calendar for details. Members can borrow most books to read and work from at home.


Title Author Number
The   Steam Railway Volume 3: Kings Cross Colin Walker NE53
The   Great North of Scotland Railway David Ross NE278
History   of the Newcastle & Berwick Railway, A John Addyman (ed) NE285
History   of the Newcastle & Carlisle Railway, A 1824-1870 Bill Fawcett NE290
Railways   of the North Pennines Dr Tom Bell NE366
Rosedale   Mines and Railway R H Hayes & J G Rutter NE473
Locomotive   Stock of the North Eastern Railway as at 31st December 1920 Ken Hoole NE474
The   Waterford & Limerick Railway C E J Fryer IR88
Galloping   Geese on the Rio Grande Southern Alfred W Bruce A163
LMS   Railway Signalling, A Contemporary Perspective on VOL 2: Semaphore Swansong Allen Jackson LM281/2
GWR   Railway Signalling, A Contemporary Perspective on - Semaphore Swansong Allen Jackson GW19
Great   Western Infrastructure 1922-1934 | Stations / Signalling / Trackwork David Wallis GW468
The   Chiltern Railways Story Hugh Jones GB20
Freight-Train   Formations David Ratcliffe GB561
Disconnected!   Broken Links in Britain's Rail Policy Chris Austin & Richard Faulkner GB562
British   Railways Electric Multiple Units to 1975 Hugh Longworth BR498
Southern   Infrastructure 1922-1934 - Stations/Signalling/Trackwork A Second Selection E Wallis SR548/2
South   West Trains John Balmforth SR560
The   'Booster' Locos CC1/CC2/20003 Simon Lilley & John Wenyon SR559
London   Underground in Colour since 1955 John Scott-Morgan LT114
London   Underground 1863 onwards (all lines and extensions) Paul Moss LT115
The   Circle Line Desmond F Croome LT41/8
The   Metropolitan Line Mike Horne LT41/9
The   District Line Mike Horne LT41/10
History   of the North London Railway, The Volume 1: London's North Western Electrics F G B Atkinson, B W Adams & H L Clarke LM286/1
The   North London Railway A J Chisholm LM532
The   South Shields, Marsden & Whitburn Colliery Railway William J Hatcher NG188
The   Davington Light Railway M Minter Taylor NG415
Making   a Start in N Gauge Modelling Richard Bardsley M477
Making   Urban Buildings for Model Railways David Wright M478
Modelling   Goods Trains, Goods Sheds and Yards in the Steam Era Terry Booker M479
Weathering   Rolling Stock Tim Shackleton M480




Jan 20
@NottinghamWalk @ChathamClub Make sure you come back to Alexandra Palace for the London Festival of Railway Modelling in March. @BRMmagazine
Jan 20
A handy “show you how” from @BeyerHill
Jan 19
We’re there with a stand - do drop by and see us, and maybe get involved by joining our club.
Jan 13
We were delighted to support the Chiltern Model Railway Association annual exhibition this weekend, with several me…
Jan 13
This is fun, and shows some dedication.