King's Cross Second Man: A Sixties Diesel Career

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Author Norman Hill describes some of his duties whilst working as second man out of London's King’s Cross station. Using records which he kept between 1964 and 1968, he recalls the slow and difficult transition of Britain’s railways from steam to diesel and electric power. He also compares working practices from the 1960s with those of more recent years. Well illustrated with colour and black & white photographs. Hardback. 176 pages.

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