It was inevitable that certain areas of Wales would be chosen as locations for airfields in times of conflict and war. The nation's distance from Continental Europe made it relatively safe from...
In this book author John Shipley peels back the ravages of time as he explores the military heritage of this historic county.
Kenny Barclay documents the closing decades of the British Rail era.
Since Britain joined the European Economic Community in the mid-1970s, the fishing industry along our coasts has been under pressure from overfishing. In this book, Mike Smylie takes us on a tour...
The Mallaig Extension was approved in 1894 to provide a continuation of the West Highland route for the benefit of the fishing industry on Scotland's west coast. It revived, more ambitiously,...
ISBN: 9781445639635 Autor: Wain, Ken
The culmination of some 40 years of research sees Ken Wain tell the story of the mining industry in this part of South Yorkshire. He tells of the life stories of the many collieries, from...
Allen Jackson explores signalling along the NER, formerly part of the LNER.
Twice voted the top railway journey in the world, the West Highland route to Mallaig (like the Dingwall & Skye and the Callander & Oban) accessed the remote and mountainous west coast of...
The wartime story of how the Nazi Germany's sent saboteurs from 1938 onwards to launch acts of terror on the street of England and amazingly employed collaborators from the IRA, and attempted...
Rich Makin celebrates the unsung heroes of the railway network - departmental locomotives, units and coaching stock.
Kevin Derrick looks back at locomotive-spotting days in the southern region of England in the 1970s.
This book tells the fascinating stories of five villages situated to the north of the city of York. Spanning events from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries through to the opening of the new...
Based on a confidential wartime British Government report, this in-depth dossier details the inner workings of Organisation Todt, which not only built the Reichsautobahns, but also Germany's...
Allen Jackson explores signalling along the North British, Great North of Scotland and CLC railways, formerly part of the LNER.
Kevin Derrick looks back at locomotive-spotting days around the Scottish region in the 1960s.
Kevin Derrick explores the spotting days of the 1960s in the Eastern Region.
A unique look at the final year of the Second World War at sea through the medium of old photographs.
Set in the heart of the Stour Valley, Sudbury is an ancient market town situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. During the late Middle Ages, the town was a centre for the weaving and...
Steph Gillett explores the fascinating history of aviation in the Bristol and Gloucestershire area.
The fascinating history of Waterloo Station illustrated through old and modern pictures in a fully updated edition.