British Railways Pocket Book 3: Diesel Multiple Units 2021

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The 2021 Platform 5 British Railways Pocket Books are Now in Stock!

This is the 2021 edition of the definitive Platform 5 guide to all diesel multiple units which operate on Britain's national railway network. British Railways Pocket Book 3: Diesel Multiple Units contains a complete list of all DMUs in service with the following details provided for every unit:

  • Owner
  • Operator
  • Livery
  • Depot Allocation

The book also includes technical data for every class of DMU and an overview of the structure of Britain's railways today. Further details of on-track machines used to maintain Britain's railways, plus Network Rail service DMUs and DMUs awaiting disposal are also provided.

British Railways Pocket Book 3: Diesel Multiple Units is divided into four main sections as follows:

  • Diesel Mechanical & Diesel-Hydraulic Multiple Units
  • Diesel Electric Multiple Units
  • On-Track Machines
  • Codes

The book has been completely updated to incorporate all the latest rolling stock changes and now also includes the following completely new classes:

  • West Midlands Trains Class 196
  • Transport for Wales Class 197
  • Transport for Wales Class 231

88 pages including 16 pages of colour illustrations.

Special Note: The mail order price of British Railways Pocket Book 3: Diesel Multiple Units is shown above, but the cover price is £6.25. The Today’s Railways Subscriber Price is £4.50. To take advantage of Today’s Railways subscriber prices, why not take out a 12-issue subscription to Today’s Railways UK or Today’s Railways Europe today and receive all the latest news, features and articles every month. Today's Railways UK is the only magazine to carry official Platform 5 stock change information to update the British Railways Pocket Books.

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