Suggested book suppliers
This page is a list of organisations specialising in the sale of second hand or new railway books. All can be relied on to supply advice and guidance and have a wealth of practical experience to offer. This information has been prepared for your convenience and 51L has no interest in any of the listings except as a customer.
Bill Hudson Transport Books
The Peak Book Shop, Matlock Station, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NA, tel and fax 44 (0)1629 580797
Well known to modellers in the North West, Bill has been in the transport book business for thirteen years. But he has been interested in railways and transport for over fifty and has a wealth of experience and practical knowledge. His own books on private owner wagons were a first and remain a must for the wagon modeller.
Almost every new Railway and Tramway title is available on publication, including a growing selection of American books & videos together with a wide range of second-hand & out-of-print titles. Second-hand is very much a part of Bill's business and a free, no obligation search service for out-of-print titles is offered. The shop opening hours are 9-5 Monday -Sunday, closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. Bill attends several exhibitions during the year including Scalefour North, Manchester and Watford.
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14, Broomheath Lane, Tarvin, Chester, CH3 8HB, tel 01829 740 693, fax 01829 749 060
Henry specialises in new and old books, magazines, official journals, on all aspects of railways. A mail order service is offered with a periodic catalogue and a search service for out of print titles. A particularly good source for antiquarian publications.
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