Rail Books - Free UK Postage on Orders Above £10!
Cart 0
The GWR at Stourbridge and the Black country Volume 2
Oakwood

The GWR at Stourbridge and the Black country Volume 2

Regular price £11.50
This second volume continues with a detailed look at the work and men of Stourbridge shed. After considering the locomotive stud in the area, the human side of the story dominates this volume, which has numerous reminiscences and tells of the role the trade unions played in the 20th century. The book also reviews some of the work carried out by Kidderminster shed. Kidderminster lies just six miles to the south of Stourbridge Junction and after 1960 the railway operation at the town came to be closely linked with that of Stourbridge, although long before World War II it was Stourbridge men who would work Kidderminster's class 'C' express freight to Paddington. This freight was one of the GWR's named services of the late 1920s running as 'The Carpet'. Ray Kendrick recounts his experiences there in his driving days.

ISBN: 9780853616306

Most books are dispatched within two working days of receipt of cleared payment.

UK

All orders over £10.00 are post free to all UK addresses. For orders below £10.00, a £1.25 postage fee will be added. These are normally sent via Royal Mail 48 Hour. Large or high value orders may be split in to multiple consignments or sent via courier. There is no additional charge for this and we will contact you if this happens.

Overseas

Overseas orders are charged based on weight, and postage will be automatically calculated at checkout. For a postage quotation, please add the items you want to your cart and proceed to the checkout. All orders are normally sent via Air Mail.


Share this Product


More from this collection



More by Oakwood