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The recent growth of preserved railways, railway museums and main line steam activity has been phenomenal, with over 6.7 million passengers visiting heritage railways each year. Railway Days Out is a practical guide to more than 340 restored railways, museums and steam events enjoyed by millions of people – an important part of Britain’s heritage and tourism industry. The book’s handy format and clear layout make it an ideal travelling companion and reference book for the families and railway enthusiasts alike.
- Written by best-selling railway author Julian Holland
- Over 340 railway days out for all the family
- Clear regional road mapping showing all locations
- Contact details and seasonal opening information for every line
- Feature spreads for all the most well-known heritage lines
- Listings of main line steam excursions with contact addresses
- Full colour photography throughout
About the author:
Based in Glastonbury, Julian Holland's passion for Britain's railways started on a fateful day in 1957 when he first went trainspotting at Gloucester Central station armed with a pencil and his Sterling No.3 Notebook. In the mid-1960’s he worked as a volunteer on the Ftestiniog Railway where he helped to re-lay track between Tan-y-Bwlch and Dduallt.
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Pages 256 pages
Size 215mm x 150mm
Author Julian Holland
Publisher AA Media
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