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The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands
Fonthill Media

The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands

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The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands covers most of the railways across the county and the locomotives that worked over them. In the main, the time period covers the ten years or so from the late 1950s up to the end of steam working in the East Midlands.

In addition to steam locomotives, their diesel replacements will also be shown. A number of industrial locations will also be visited, and in particular, the book explores the now-closed Ironstone Railways of the East Midlands.

The photographs, a mixture of colour and black and white, come mostly from those taken by the author and his late father, with the balance coming from his father’s old friends. Most of the photographs have never been published, with all images accompanied by an extensive and informative commentary.

Hardback with dust jacket, 140 pages, mixture of black & white and colour photographs

ISBN: 9781781554289

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Updated: 1 June 2020


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