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Devon’s Railway Heritage

Devon’s Railway Heritage

A booklet by Robert Hesketh from Bossiney Books

Devon is a goldmine for railway enthusiasts, with a magnificent coastal stretch of main line, and several museums and preserved steam railways. This booklet will tell you what there is to see, and help you understand its historical context. This book gives a brief summary of the history of railways in Devon. Together with details of the routes which are still open, and the heritage sites open to the public. Two pages are devoted to our operation at Woody Bay Station.

Price: 
£3.99

Exmoor A Shortish Guide

Exmoor A Shortish Guide

What to see and what to do in England's smallest National Park, with suggested drives and short walks to help you explore its high moorland, sea cliffs and rolling hills cut by fast-flowing rivers.

Price: 
£3.99

Devon's Railways

Devon's Railways

Local historian and award-winning author Helen Harris traces the triumphs and failures of Devon's pioneering rail companies

Price: 
£3.99

Short Walks from Killington Lane Booklet

Short Walks from Killington Lane Booklet

A small A5 booklet detailing a few walks from Killington Lane Station on the railway.

Price: 
£1.00

Lynton & Lynmouth in the First World War.

Lynton & Lynmouth in the First World War.
Lynton & Lynmouth in the First World War
A5 booklet, 44 pages, 6 photos.
 
This interesting booklet, edited by the L&B's Tony Nicholson, uses newspaper reports of the period to show how the “Great War” affected even the remote communities of Lynton & Lynmouth.
 
Published to mark the Centenary of the start of hostilities by Lynton's, Lyn & Exmoor Museum.
Price: 
£4.99

Short-ish Walks on Exmoor

Short-ish Walks on Exmoor

"Fifteen circular walks, typically 6-9km (4-6miles) in length, and likely to occupy a morning or an afternoon.

Price: 
£3.99

Repro Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Auction Catalogue

Repro Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Auction Catalogue

Facsimile copy of the original 18 page auction catalogue from the closure of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

Price: 
£4.95

Woody Bay, by Harriet Bridle

Woody Bay, by Harriet Bridle

"This book is for all who love wild, grand and lonely places for they are sure to appreciate beautiful Woody Bay.

Price: 
£9.95

Memories of The Withered Arm by Peter Barnfield

Memories of The Withered Arm

Memories of The Withered Arm by Peter Barnfield

Peter Barnfield's recollections of journeys made over the Southern Railway's network of lost lines in the West Country, unashamedly nostalgic, well written, and including some really great images - all photographs being taken by Peter himself. A personal recollection of travels over the SR lines West of Exeter, in the years 1958 to 1962.

96 pages, well illustrated by a fine selection of B&W photos. Published by Wild Swan.

 

Price: 
£14.95

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Magazine Binder

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Binder

Dark Green hard binder, suitably sized to hold up to 12 copies of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway's Magazine.

Price: 
£6.50

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