British Railways Pocket Book 4: Electric 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 electric multiple units which operate on Britain's national railway network. British Railways Pocket Book 4: Electric Multiple Units contains a complete list of all EMUs 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 EMU and an overview of the structure of Britain's railways today. Further details of Eurostar units, Network Rail service EMUs, former BR EMUs in industrial service and EMUs awaiting disposal are also provided.

British Railways Pocket Book 4: Electric Multiple Units is divided into nine main sections as follows:

  • Early Series 25 kV AC 50 Hz Overhead & Dual Voltage Multiple Units
  • 750 V DC Third Rail Multiple Units
  • Later Series Dual Voltage & 25 kV AC 50 Hz Overhead Multiple Units
  • Hitachi IEP Multiple Units
  • Eurostar Units
  • Network Rail Service EMUs
  • EMU Vehicles in Industrial Service
  • EMUs Awaiting Disposal
  • Codes

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

  • c2c Class 720
  • Transport for Wales Class 756
  • First Group Class 803
  • Avanti West Coast Classes 805 & 807
  • East Midlands Railway Class 810

160 pages including 16 pages of colour illustrations.

Special Note: The mail order price of British Railways Pocket Book 4: Electric Multiple Units is shown above, but the cover price is £6.50. The Today’s Railways Subscriber Price is £4.70. 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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