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The Railway Goods Shed and Warehouse in England

The Railway Goods Shed and Warehouse in England

…evolved in the early days of the railways. Although the sheds had roughly the same function there was considerable variety in their design and size from small timber huts to the massive warehouses seen in major cities. The book also looks at how many railway companies developed standard designs…

£14.99

The English Railway Station

The English Railway Station

…new interest in railways – fuelled by the need for sustainability by a growing awareness of the realities of transport economics and by the dedication of enthusiastic volunteers at heritage railways across the country – has sparked a renaissance for the historic railway station and a new…

£25.00

Stonehenge Railway Mousemat

Stonehenge Railway Mousemat

This original Stonehenge mouse mat features an exclusive English heritage illustration specifically commissioned by Star Editions to coincide with the launch of the new Stonehenge complex. Printed in the UK this mouse mat measures 19cm x 25cm and is made of black rubber and neoprene for extra grip…

£8.00

Stonehenge Railway Poster

Stonehenge Railway Poster

This original Stonehenge 11x14" Art Print illustration is an exclusive for English Heritage and was specifically commissioned by Star Editions to coincide with the launch of the new Stonehenge complex. Printed in the UK using FSC approved paper this fine art print is perfect for framing or as a…

£8.00

Swindon: The Legacy of a Railway Town

Swindon: The Legacy of a Railway Town

…the pioneering days of early Victorian railway engineering the decision of Gooch and Brunel to locate an engine house and works just to the north of Swindon led to the creation of a sizeable engineering enterprise and a new settlement.The Great Western Railway became by far the largest employer in…

£45.00

Railways and Rural Life

Railways and Rural Life

Railway - the last main line - between Nottingham and London travelling the route with his camera. Significantly in addition to photographing the railway and its associated features Newton also recorded the navvy community and the rural life in the villages along the course of the line. Railway

£17.99

Lindisfarne Priory Print

Lindisfarne Priory Print

Inspired by travel and railway posters of the 1930s our Lindisfarne Print featuring a design exclusive to English Heritage by digital artist Dave Thompson will make a great statement piece in any home or office.Key Features:Designed for English HeritageA great memento of LindisfarneOther prints…

£8.00

Dunstanburgh Castle Print

Dunstanburgh Castle Print

Our exclusive Dunstanburgh Print is inspired by travel and railway posters of the 1930s. The design featuring Dunstanburgh Castle on the remote headland in Northumberland by digital artist Dave Thompson will make a great statement piece in any home or office.Key Features:Designed for English…

£8.00

Paddington Station

Paddington Station

Paddington Station in London is one of Britain's most splendid and historically significant railway termini as the home and headquarters of the Great Western Railway and as one of the masterpieces of its chief engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806-59).Steven Brindle's comprehensive history…

£25.00

Ahrends, Burton and Koralek

Ahrends, Burton and Koralek

…buildings were characterised by a concern for strong form and materiality. Major projects of the 1980s included stations for the Docklands Light Railway and the pioneering St Mary's Hospital on the Isle of Wight as well as buildings at Hooke Park in Dorset designed in collaboration with Frei…

£10.00

Gateshead - Architecture in a Changing English Urban Landscape

Gateshead - Architecture in a Changing English Urban Landscape

…explores this period of great change through a study of the town's everyday historic landscape. The story of industry includes the legacy of railway engineering and the construction of the Team Valley Trading Estate a nationally significant example of a state-sponsored attempt to engineer…

£7.99

Posters of the Second World War

Posters of the Second World War

…Allies is assured” and featured stalwart British soldiers alongside exaggerated enemy figures. Others however hung on the walls of bus and railway stations town halls and pubs called for continued self-sufficiency urging Britons to raise chickens and join "pig clubs.” As the threat…

£9.99

The Photography of Bedford Lemere & Co

The Photography of Bedford Lemere & Co

…estate agents hoteliers and retailers. Over the years Bedford Lemere & Co. photographed country houses factories hospitals shops banks railway stations cruise liners and during the First World War armaments manufacture. Its work centred on London but it received commissions throughout…

£25.00

The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley & Austin

The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley & Austin

…& Crafts movement.The practice was extraordinarily prolific and took on commissions for almost every imaginable building type - country houses railways schools factories an asylum and commercial premises in addition to the churches.The book explores with the aid of Austin's great-grandson…

£25.00

British Seaside Piers

British Seaside Piers

…piers discusses the engineering and architectural challenges imposed by varying climatic and tidal conditions and the instrumental role of the railways in stimulating pier construction. The core of the book is a complete gazetteer of all piers which the public can visit around the coast of Britain…

£25.00

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