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LNWR Society Portfolio series - Index

Here is the complete list of Society Portfolios from 1983 onwards. They were written by members for members and others who wish to know more about the LNWR.
Most of theses Portfolios are sold out, however copies do become available 2nd-hand. Please contact the sales officer with your requirements. The price will depend on condition of any portfolio available

Portfolio No 16 - LNWR Company Houses

Photograph of portfolio/book Front page
AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Author - R.W. MillerComprehensive coverage of the LNWR Houses, from lodges to lodging houses. The layout of these houses are described, along with their effect on the towns where they were built. Includes a list of extant houses. 64£3.50


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Portfolio No 15 - LNWR 30ft 1in Six Wheeled Carriages (3rd edition)

Photograph of portfolio/book Front page
AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Philip A. MillardThe work includes a general description, their numbering and types. Dundalk, Newry and Greenore vehicles are also covered.65£9.90


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Portfolio No 14 - Bill Finch Portfolio of Locomotive Details

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
LNWRBill Finch’s acclaimed Portfolio of Locomotive Details based on about 43 pages of dimensioned sketches prepared for the construction of his prize-winning 5in gauge model of the ‘Improved Precedent’ Class, Miranda.60£10.50


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Portfolio No 13 - An Introduction to Preston

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Richard FosterIts history, railways and signalling -The development of Preston clearly illustrated with maps, track plans and many photographs of Preston’s signal boxes.382nd Hand Only

Portfolio No 12 - Recollections of Oxenholme

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
W.L. Harris as related to Edward TalbotThe spirit of the LNWR is vividly expressed through these first-hand experiences beginning in Summer 1911.502nd Hand Only


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Portfolio No 11 - LNWR Great War Ambulance Trains

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Philip A. MillardDefinitive work on this neglected subject.482nd Hand Only


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Portfolio No 10 - Gateway to the West

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Colin ReedA history of the Mersey Docks & Harbour Board / LNWR Riverside Station Liverpool. 262nd Hand Only


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Portfolio No 9 LNWR One Man’s Passion

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
edited by J. ShelleyA tribute to G.D. Whitworth compiled from the notes, writings and photographs of the late Dudley Whitworth.462nd Hand Only


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Portfolio No 8 The Holyhead Steamers of the LNWR

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
A.W.H. Pearsall & H.H. DaviesDetails of the Irish services and associated shipping.342nd Hand Only


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Portfolio No 7 - Selected LNWR Carriages

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Philip A. MillardA series of monographs dealing with compartment-type stock made up into coupled (set) trains.262nd Hand Only


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Portfolio Number 6 -The LNWR Bloomers

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AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Harry JackWolverton’s 7ft Singles the definitive work on this classic Victorian class of locomotive.302nd Hand Only


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Portfolio Number 5 - Crewe Works Narrow Gauge System (Replaced by revised edition - see book listing)

AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
C S Taylor182nd Hand Only

Portfolio Number 4 - The Webb ‘Experiment’ Compounds

AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
C P Davis382nd Hand Only

Portfolio Number 3 - The Locomotive Nameplates of The London & North Western Railway

AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
R Bell and E Talbot182nd Hand Only

Portfolio Number 2 - Photograph and Drawing Miscellany

AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Compiled by David Clarke162nd Hand Only

Portfolio Number 1 - Photograph and Drawing Miscellany

AuthorDescriptionPagesPrice
Compiled by David Clarke162nd Hand Only



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