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Stock is constantly changing and it would be an almost impossible (and time-consuming) task to list items individually. Therefore, please either 'phone: 01403 263026 or e-mail: with your requirements and we would try to help.


Additionally, due to space limitations it has proved necessary to cut -back stocks of loose issues and concentrate more on the quality publications i.e:


Loose Issues:


Archive, British Railway Journal, Great Western Journal, LMS Journal, Railway Archive, Midland Record, Railway Observer

Ditto: Modelling

Model Railway Journal  


Bound Issues: Prototype

Great Western Journal, Railway Magazine, Railway Observer



Currently in stock including the following:


Great Western Railway Journal

Loose Issues:

Of particular interest: 

Issue No.1. Winter 1992. Good overall condition i.e: pages clean, unmarked and no creases - slight foxing on the front cover but restricted to the odd spots £15.00  


Limited stocks of remaining issues at the present time restricted to the low numbers i.e.Nos. 7-16 (various) £3.00 ea *


Bound Issues: GWR Journal Vol 5 Issues Nos 33.40 (Winter 2000-Autumn 2001) and Vol.6 Issues Nos 41-48 (Winter 2002- Autumn 2003).

Both bound in green board with title on spine, no apparent damage, clean and unmarked pages. £27.50 ea. If both purchased in ONE transaction: £50.00 the pair. 




British Railway Journal 

Loose Issues: 

Of particular interest:

Issue No.1. October 1983. Good overall condition i.e. pages clean, overall unmarked and no creases. Slight wear to cover i.e: mostly discolouration and odd spots on the bottom right-hand side of front

cover £5.00   SOLD

Issue No 25. Special LMS Edition. Good overall condition i.e: pages clean, unmarked and no creases.

Very slight discolouration on cover £5.00 

Issue No.75. At least double the size of the standard issue. Articles on the Aldeburgh Branch, The Tylwch Accident, Quainton Road to Wotton etc.Good overall condition i.e: pages clean, unmarked and no creases £5.00


Reasonable stocks (with a few gaps) of issues Nos. 2-71  £3.00 ea*




Model Railway Journal

Probably one of the best modelling magazines ever published with the emphasis placed more on fine-scale modelling and pushing the boundaries of prototype realism  


Loose issues

Of particular interest:

Preview Issue: The elusive Issue No. 0 Winter 1985 as opposed to one of the later reprints. Copies of the former are available from time to time and with clean pages, unmarked and no creases are priced circa £15.00


Issue No 1 onwards: All subject to availability and with a constantly changing stock of single volumes. 


Out of Print issues i.e: Issue No 1 onwards: £5.00 ea. Otherwise: £2.50 per copy.




Great Western Railway Magazine

Loose Issues:

1929-1947 Various months for these years £7.95 ea *


BR (WR) Magazine

Loose Issues 

1948 -various months £5.95 ea*  


 *Note GWR & BR(WR) magazines. All originals -NO later reprints. Many now over 80 years old and in good condition for their age




Railway Observer - The monthly magazine of The Railway Correspondence and Travel Society

Bound volumes:

Wine coloured boards and gilt lettering on spine. Concentrates mainly on British locomotives with extensive stock listings, withdrawals, transfers, line closures/improvements complete with yearly indexes. B&W illustrations. A5 format. Page count variable. Good overall condition for age- slight fade to some pages but nothing onerous. No marks or creases


A vast supply of detailed information for the historian of the steam/diesel/electric transition period


1963 January -December. Volume 33. Nos. 407- 418. 408 pages *  SOLD

1964 January -December. Volume 34. Nos. 419- 430. 414 pages  SOLD

1965 January-December. Volume 35.  Nos. 431- 442  426 pages *  SOLD

1966 January- December. Volume 36. Nos. 443- 454. 418 pages *  SOLD

1967 January -December. Volume 37. Nos. 455- 466. 432 pages *  SOLD

1968 January- December. Volume 38. Nos. 467- 478. 452 pages *  SOLD

1969 Jaunary- December. Volume 39. Nos. 479- 490. 432 pages *  SOLD


*Price per volume: £12.00. No discount for quantity - we are a small business and NOT charity!



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