A brief history of public transport north of Sydney Harbour: deals with trams but also suburban rail (steam and electric) and ferries.
Thoroughly researched. A valuable resource for historians or an absorbing read for any transport history enthusiast.
Full of fascinating illustrations, from the 1890s to 1975
Pub. 1976 ARHS 168 pp.
over 100 photos, all B&W. Many maps, charts and tables.
the book is in very good condition, with no damage to any page.
Dust cover is near perfect,having been laminated . Some very light sunning and faint scuffing.
Very thorough with many very high quality photos, and comprehensive text, and a good read.
Deeply-researched study of all NSW tram systems incl. cable + steam. Pub. 1992. Colour cover. 100s of B&W photos.
very good condition
Many photos of the first two decades 1890s - 1910 of Sydney's tram system the largest in the southern hemisphere
All photos from the Mitchell Library collection
The book is in pristine condition
64 pages pub 1983 by Cromarty Press
B&W 50 + photos
The definitive work on the NSW government tram operation in Sydney Newcastle and Broken Hill
Volume Two deals with electric tramcars of the early 20th century from 1903 to 1908
The N H J K M classes are described in very great detail: mechanical, electrical, fleets, builders etc.
Photos show the later history of each class, up to withdrawal
Many maps and diagrams, period ads from tram builders and parts suppliers: e.g. The Peacock Brake Company !
by Ken McCarthy and Norm Chinn. published 1968 by SPER
200 pages, approx. 100 photos al B&W
In Very Fine Condition
A precious historic reference
A rare opportunity to obtain this First Edition by R Willson R Henderson and David Keenan
history and photos. paper cover
very deeply researched and profusely illustrated B and W 88 pp. approx 60 photos
The book is in very good condition
pub. 1970 by SPER
This copy is a first edition, dated 1958: (the price is 3/- : pre decimal currency !
Destination Circular Quay, by Jack Richardson Norm Chinn and Bob Young.
. A precise catalogue of every Sydney tramcar type with photos of each.
Booklet containing the details of every tram type that ran in Sydney: size, weight, numbers built and dates, motors, controllers etc.
A collectors must.
1.st. edition 1958 Very Fine condition,
approx 40 pages over 60 photos all B&W.
A wide ranging pictorial history of trams all over Australia, in every city where they ran.
185 pp. over 150 photos some in colour
as new condition with protective plastic wrapper so dust cover is perfect.
An absorbing well-researched tour of all Australian tram systems. A must for tramway historians and enthusiasts
Second edition 224 pages hard back pub. 1988 by PR Books, Frenchs Forest
First edition Dreamweaver books 1983
over 200 photos, all B&W
The books are in Very Fine condition, no damage. As new, with some slight scuffing of covers
We have two copies: one First Edition 1983 the other second edition 1988. Select the one you want here >