Railways of Dacorum, edited by Denis Miles and Roger Hands

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Railways of Dacorum, edited by Denis Miles and Roger Hands

Railways of Dacorum, edited by Denis Miles and Roger Hands 

Published by the Dacorum Heritage Trust in 2000, 48 pages. A5 Size Booklet (N3449)

This fascinating booklet contains over 20 short essays and articles on the history of the Railways around the Hertfordshire district of Dacorum (which contains the towns of Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamstead, Tring and Kings Langley). The articles explore a range of issues, including the history and social impact of the railways in the area, and include:

  • Land Purchase
  • Construction
  • Boxmoor Station
  • Tring Station
  • Apsley Station and the Dickinson connection
  • Locomotives and rolling stock
  • The early days of the travelling post offices
  • The advent of diesels and electric trains
  • The ro-railer
  • Hemelite
  • and many more!

The booklet includes several black and white photographs

The condition of the book is generally excellent. The cover is clean and tidy, the staple spine is intact and all pages are clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. Their is a small price sticker on the rear side cover

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