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THE HISTORY OF THE MIDDLESBROUGH DOCK 1842-2000
Written by John H. Proud.
Stock no. 2134511
Published by Printability Publishing Ltd.. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos. As seen from the perspective of the owning railway companies. ISBN: 1872239315. SIGNED by author to title page.

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THE INDUSTRIAL HISTORY OF DEAN: WITH AN INTRODUCTION TO ITS INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Written by Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821254
Published by David & Charles. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

xxvii + 466 pages. B/w photos. Covering the Charcoal Iron industry; the Coke Iron industry; Iron Working; Mining of Iron Ore and Ochre; Coal Mining; Stone, Clay and Lime; Gold Mining; Silviculture; Wood Chemical Works and Distillation Works; Fulling Mills, Corn Mills and Agriculture; Paper and Leatherboard; Communications and Transport; Miscellaneous Industries of the Past; The Changed Industrial Scene. Plus Index of Subjects, Place-names and Personal Names. ISBN: 0715352881. SIGNED by the author (Best wishes) to title page. Ex-lib with minimal stamps and bookplate. Text block grubby. One or two foxspots to margins. Light bumping along lower edge of boards. Pictorial dustwrapper is very lightly creased.

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NICHOLLS'S FOREST OF DEAN AND IRON MAKING IN THE OLDEN TIMES
Written by H.G. Nicholls; Cyril Hart.
Stock no. 1821248
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1966. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Reprint of the Forest of Dean An Historical and Descriptive Account published in 1858 and Ironmaking In The Olden Times published in 1866. New edition with introduction by Cyril Hart. B/w illustrations. Text block slightly browned. Spine slightly cocked. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and scuffed to rear panel.

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GLOUCESTERSHIRE AT WORK
Written by Stephen Mills.
Stock no. 1821240
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

Britain in Old Photographs series. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0750915528. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page. Light creasing to corners.

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WORK IN THE WOODS: THE INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE OF DEAN
Written by Chris Morris.
Stock no. 1821211
Published by TANNERS YARD PRESS. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

A visual celebration of the Forest of Dean's industrial past, as seen in the present. Black cardwraps. Colour photos throughout, minimal text. ISBN: 0954209605. Card covers lightly scuffed. Minor printing smudge to first page. Contents otherwise fine.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF CENTRAL SOUTHERN ENGLAND
Written by Roger Hateley; Brian Rumary.
Stock no. 2134047
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. Very good condition.

Handbook J. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0901096423. Some creasing to spine and corners. Fading to spine and a couple of edges.

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INDUSTRIAL LOCOMOTIVES OF SOUTH WESTERN ENGLAND
Written by Roger Hateley; Brian Rumary.
Stock no. 2134046
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 1977. Almost very good condition.

Handbook H. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0901096237. Covers are unevenly browned. Creasing to corners. Small tear/chip to top of spine.

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WEALDEN IRON
Written by Ernest Straker.
Stock no. 2133679
Published by David & Charles. 1st thus 1969. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A facsimile of the 1931 edition. B/w photos. Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. Marks to outer page edges. ISBN: 0715344706. Bookplate to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is a bit faded and marked to spine; small closed tear to rear panel.

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JUBILEE MEMORIAL OF THE RAILWAY SYSTEM
Written by J.S. Jeans.
Stock no. 2133607
Published by Frank Graham. 1974. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Facsimile edition. A History of the Stockton and Darlington Railway and a Record of its Results. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0859830500. Some light page browning. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.

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SKINNINGROVE IRON AND STEEL WORKS: ITS HISTORY, RAILWAYS AND LOCOMOTIVES
Written by Cliff Shepherd.
Stock no. 1820118
Published by The Industrial Railway Society. 1st 2012. Fine condition.

The history and physical changes affecting a UK integrated iron and steel works. Large format. Blue glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 9781901556803. SIGNED by the author (no dedication) to title page.

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MEN OF IRON: BRUNEL, STEPHENSON AND THE INVENTIONS THAT SHAPED THE MODERN WORLD
Written by Sally Dugan.
Stock no. 1820115
Published by Channel Four Books. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of two men who were bitter commercial rivals but maintained an astonishing lifelong friendship. Black boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 1405034262. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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