Hampshire Past and Present: The South of the County (Rediscovering Railways)
Terry Gough, one of the country's leading railway writers and photographers, presents a highly illustrated 'past and present' survey of the railways of south Hampshire. Based in part on British Railways Past and Present No 21: Berkshire and Hampshire it is designed to provide an updated and more in-depth coverage of the area.
Along with many new photographs, there is also general information on south Hampshire's railway history, including the opening and closing dates of lines and stations. There are period photographs from the days of steam, each paired with a photograph showing the same scene today or in the recent past. Terry Gough provides helpful captions about the locomotives and rolling stock, people and landscapes. The comparisons will be of absorbing interest to all who know and love this part of Hampshire. rail enthusiasts, visitors and locals alike.
Locations featured include
- Hayling Island
Softback, 96 pages, black & white photographs
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