Great Railway Eras

Wareham to Swanage

50 years of change

ISBN:978 1 904474 09 8
First Published:01 June 2003
Last Reprinted:28 September 2013
Authors:Vic Mitchell & Keith Smith
Dimensions:240 x 174 mm
Book Info:

96 pages
120 photographs
large scale maps
other details of local history

This Hardback is currently out of stock.

Please join our Mailing List to receive updates about all our new titles and reprints.

The illustrations cover the demise of traditional steam, the introduction of diesels, touch upon the closure period and then emphasise the marvels of resuscitation achieved by so many lovers of this scenic branch. The triumphant entry of the first through train from the main line is vividly portrayed.

Stations and Locations covered in this book:

Worgret Junction13-17
Worgret Junction (South of)18-20
Corfe Castle44-70
Harmans Cross71-83
Herston Halt84-88
Swanage (BR)89-120

Shopping Basket

Latest News

by Vic Mitchell
12 November 2018

Middleton Press' founder and author, Vic Mitchell, will be at the Ian Allan bookshop in London Waterloo on Saturday 8th December…
12 November 2018

Vic Mitchell’s revival of two rural lines in Wales is at the start of his presentation at 7.0pm in the Physic Garden Centre at 16 High Street, Petersfield,…
26 September 2018

Middleton Press founder and author, Vic Mitchell, will be exhibiting his 'NEVER-STOP SCREW RAILWAY' this weekend, as mentioned in this…
08 February 2018

Quick Downloads

Middleton Press Brochure

Our Brochure provides a quick and easy guide to all our publications and features…

Alphabetical List of Railway Albums

Great Railway Armchair Journeys - Each album takes you on a journey between the towns…

Index to Stations

Our Index to Stations/Location provides a comprehensive printable listing of all…

Index for National Rail Passenger Network Diagram 2018

Index for National Rail Passenger Network Diagram 2018.

Railway DVD List

Our DVD List provides a quick and easy guide to our Railway DVDs.