Sixties Diesel & Electric Days Remembered III


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The third edition of the ‘Remembered’ series featuring never before seen colour photographs of the prototype diesel locomotives such as ‘Lion’, ‘Falcon’ and ‘Kestrel’ as well as many much loved classic traction. The book captured over 160 pages, highlight the dramatic changes seen in the 1960’s when British Railways green era moved swiftly towards the new corporate British Rail blue era.

• Preface
• Introduction – The Swinging Sixties
• Under the Wires
• What’s in a Name?
• Blue is the Colour
• Ex Works
• DMU Medley
• Second City Roundabout
• Eastern Delights
• Third Rail Territories
• Western Spotting Days
• North O’ the Border
• Photographic Archive