abc Rail Guide 2019
Colin J. Marsden
- Fully updated new edition
- Illustrated with colour photos throughout
- The essential one-stop guide to the railways of the British Isles
abc Rail Guide has established itself as the most comprehensive, detailed, accurate and reliable guide to the railway networks of the British Isles. The new 2019 edition of this best-selling annual publication has been thoroughly revised and updated.
The book provides the most accurate listings, in operator order, of the locomotives, multiple units and stock used on the railways of Britain and Ireland. Entries are also separately cross-referenced to their operators. With the large amount of new rolling stock being introduced to the network, the book features at least 15 new types, to maintain the in depth coverage of all motive power for which abc Rail Guide is renowned, from this edition onwards, the book will concentrate solely on main line networks. The sections on light rail, tramways, London Underground and preserved motive power will be covered in the new abc Light Rail Guide published in 2019 for the first time.
abc Rail Guide 2019 is simply the best single volume reference source on the contemporary railway scene. Portable, up to date, concise, easy to use, with Train Operating Company route maps and colour photographs throughout, this is the essential guide for all railway enthusiasts seeking to keep up to speed with the dynamic and rapidly changing railway landscape in these islands.