LNWR Branch Lines of West Leicestershire & East Warwickshire
While titled LNWR Branch Lines of West Leicestershire & East Warwickshire, this volume actually covers all periods from when the lines were first built through grouping and up until modern times.
Aimed squarely at the historical railway modeller, each chapter consists of a potted history of a particular line followed by various views of the relevant station and surrounding buildings, signal boxes, bridges, level crossings, etc. In the middle of these is a track plan of the station area with all the detail necessary to construct a small diorama. These dioramas could be linked together to form a larger layout of any size. One station ('Glen Parva') constitutes a complete L-shaped layout in its own right since it incorporates a works siding and would fit neatly into the corner of a medium sized room. The track plans are not 100% accurate but adequate for modelling purposes.
A useful resource for both modellers and the general enthusiast.
Softback, 80 pages, black & white photographs
Condition: Very Good
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