UK Metro & Light Rail Systems Including London Underground - 2019 Edition
NOW IN STOCK!
A brand-new edition of the Platform 5 guide to the rolling stock of London Underground and all public-carrier light rail and metro systems in the UK. Includes complete fleet lists and technical data for all vehicles in traffic, plus engineers' fleets, on-track machines and preserved vehicles.
For every LU line and light rail/metro undertaking, a general introduction provides a brief history of each line and details of day-to-day operations including service frequencies, operating times and depot/maintenance information. Further details of fares and ticketing requirements are provided and, where applicable, future plans for each line or network.
This introduction is followed by detailed fleet lists with tabulated technical data and unit formations. Technical specifications are explained using notes and appendices.
Includes specially commissioned and updated maps for this publication and the book is well illustrated throughout using colour photography.
A useful source of reference and a valuable addition to any book collection.
NOW INCLUDES -
- New Glasgow Subway cars;
- Additional 27 Manchester Metrolink trams;
- Maps updated with planned extensions for Edinburgh and Birmingham included;
- Coverage of South Yorkshire tram-train start; and
- Expanded Preserved Underground Stock section including hauled coaching stock.
Softback, 160 pages with colour illustrations and maps.
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