T.E. Williams: The Lost Colour Collection, Volume 2
The late Tom Williams, Great Western enthusiast and photographer born in Stratford-upon-Avon in 1930, is best known for his extensive black & white photographic work which was donated to the National Railway Museum in York by his family after his untimely death at the age of forty nine in 1980. His little-known 35mm colour transparency work, however, was retained by his youngest son, Owen and is currently under restoration by his eldest son, Phillip. This second volume dips again into Tom's unique slide archive to concentrate on the decade 1954 to 1964. It unashamedly centres around the Western Region of British Railways, as this was the photographer's primary interest, with sections devoted exclusively to the King Class and Swindon Works, but we are also given a taste of the fruits of Tom's eclectic travels up and down the country, across the regional boundaries. We believe that this volume will provide a unique insight into a passionate and talented photographer.
Hardback, 128 pages, colour photographs
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