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Railway Clocks - Ian P. Lyman

£129.00 Out Of Stock

Product description

With over 700 examples, this work provides an illustrated history of clocks made for use on the railways of England, Scotland and Wales.

The author has been a long-standing collector of these clocks for many years. The interest in railway clocks extends far beyond clock collectors- there are railway buffs everywhere! This is the first detailed study of the mechanical clocks used by the railway companies of England, Scotland and Wales. An itroductory chapter details how the demands of the railways brough about Greenwich Mean Time. Detailed original research on the clocks themselves, their makers and suppliers, much of it published for the first time. Over 750 illustrations of railway clocks, as well as archive illustrations. 359 pages, inc. index.This excellent book has been out of print for many months, and the price continues to rise.

Item details

Author(s):
Ian P. Lyman
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
24.8 x 19.2 x 3.2 cm
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0954052560
ISBN-13:
9780954052560
Number of pages:
368
Publisher:
Mayfield
Title:
Railway Clocks

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With over 700 examples, this work provides an illustrated history of clocks made for use on the railways of England, Scotland and Wales.

The author has been a long-standing collector of these clocks for many years. The interest in railway clocks extends far beyond clock collectors- there are railway buffs everywhere! This is the first detailed study of the mechanical clocks used by the railway companies of England, Scotland and Wales. An itroductory chapter details how the demands of the railways brough about Greenwich Mean Time. Detailed original research on the clocks themselves, their makers and suppliers, much of it published for the first time. Over 750 illustrations of railway clocks, as well as archive illustrations. 359 pages, inc. index.This excellent book has been out of print for many months, and the price continues to rise.

Author(s):
Ian P. Lyman
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
24.8 x 19.2 x 3.2 cm
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0954052560
ISBN-13:
9780954052560
Number of pages:
368
Publisher:
Mayfield
Title:
Railway Clocks

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