THE LAST YEARS OF STEAM AROUND THE EAST MIDLANDS from FONTHILL MEDIA is a new title.
The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands
from Fonthill Media
covers the transition era of this famous area.
The Last Years of Steam Around the East Midlands covers many of the railways across the area and the locomotives that worked over them. In the main, the time period covers the ten years or so from the late 1950s up to the end of steam working in the East Midlands.
This hardback book measures 248 x 172 mm, contains 144 pages with 239 black-and-white and colour photographs.
The author Michael Clemens is known for his documentation of many retired railways and the steam locomotives that worked on them. He produced a movie film collection, "the largest of its kind in the UK," which he began releasing in the 1990s, and he maintains a website with many hundreds of pages of railway memorabilia.