For many years the former glass plate collection of LSWR negatives from Nine Elms works has lain dormant. Now Barry Curl has catalogued the photographs and records of the period to produce a stunning archive of the LSWR, most of which has never been published before.
Bathe in the quality of what are some of the most amazing scenes of any railway from the period. Also included is a complete record of the history of the works and its products over the years. Some engines are depicted under construction, some brand new and others at work on the system.