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The Resource A privileged journey : railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962, David Maidment

A privileged journey : railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962, David Maidment

Label
A privileged journey : railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962
Title
A privileged journey
Title remainder
railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962
Statement of responsibility
David Maidment
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Privileged Journey, Volume 1 1940-1962 is a personal and individual account of the author' youthful enthusiasm for trains and the travels he undertook in Great Britain and on the European continent as a student and management trainee of British Railways. It is illustrated by over 140 black and white photos, mostly taken by the author himself as a boy and student. The chapters cover the emergence of the young boy's interest in steam locomotives in particular, through his 'trainspotting' days to his numerous journeys in the late 1950s and early 1960s, with many accounts of locomotive performan
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Maidment, David
Dewey number
914.04
Index
index present
LC call number
D907
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Maidment, David
  • Maidment, David
  • Railroad travel
  • Railroad travel
  • Great Britain
  • Europe
  • TRAVEL
  • Railroad travel
  • Travel
  • Europe
  • Great Britain
Label
A privileged journey : railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962, David Maidment
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Chapter 1: In the beginning; Tableau 1: Surbiton station March 1950, 4.10pm; Chapter 3: My first camera; Chapter 2: What we were allowed to do in 1950; Tableau 2: Euston-Willesden, 1953; Chapter 4: Devon holidays; Tableau 3: Goodrington Sands, August 1952; Chapter 5: The Charterhouse Railway Society; Tableau 4: Oxford station, November 1956; Chapter 6: Living in Woking, 1957-62; Tableau 5: Hungerford Bridge, March 1958; Chapter 7: The wider horizon; Chapter 8: Old Oak vacation; Tableau 6: Old Oak Common Shed, July 1957; Chapter 9: Munich University, 1959
  • Chapter 10: My first privilege ticketsChapter 11: Weekly season ticket to Reading,1959/60; Chapter 12: Working for British Railways -- the first year; Tableau 7: Platform 8, Paddington, July 1961; Chapter 13: No 4037 -- the Western Region'shighest-mileage locomotive; Chapter 14: Commuting in the London Division; Tableau 8: On the 5.30pm Oxford, April and May 1962; Chapter 15: Old Oak Common management training; Postscript; Appendix: Train-log tables
Control code
911032860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473859500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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bc33046e-8697-460d-b73d-3ec71853d72f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911032860
Label
A privileged journey : railway travel in the United Kingdom and Europe, 1940-1962, David Maidment
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Preface; Chapter 1: In the beginning; Tableau 1: Surbiton station March 1950, 4.10pm; Chapter 3: My first camera; Chapter 2: What we were allowed to do in 1950; Tableau 2: Euston-Willesden, 1953; Chapter 4: Devon holidays; Tableau 3: Goodrington Sands, August 1952; Chapter 5: The Charterhouse Railway Society; Tableau 4: Oxford station, November 1956; Chapter 6: Living in Woking, 1957-62; Tableau 5: Hungerford Bridge, March 1958; Chapter 7: The wider horizon; Chapter 8: Old Oak vacation; Tableau 6: Old Oak Common Shed, July 1957; Chapter 9: Munich University, 1959
  • Chapter 10: My first privilege ticketsChapter 11: Weekly season ticket to Reading,1959/60; Chapter 12: Working for British Railways -- the first year; Tableau 7: Platform 8, Paddington, July 1961; Chapter 13: No 4037 -- the Western Region'shighest-mileage locomotive; Chapter 14: Commuting in the London Division; Tableau 8: On the 5.30pm Oxford, April and May 1962; Chapter 15: Old Oak Common management training; Postscript; Appendix: Train-log tables
Control code
911032860
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781473859500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bc33046e-8697-460d-b73d-3ec71853d72f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)911032860

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