Great Western Railway

Great Western Railway Pannier Tanks  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at April 6, 2015
Great Western Railway Pannier Tanks

Great Western Railway Pannier Tanks by Robin Jones
English | Jan 27, 2014 | ISBN: 1847976530 | 192 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 87.6 MB

The name 'Great Western Railway' immediately conjures up images of Stars, Castles and Kings, the legendary express passenger locomotives that were the envy of the world in their day.

The Great Western Eight Coupled Heavy Freight Locomotives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Aug. 29, 2015
The Great Western Eight Coupled Heavy Freight Locomotives

The Great Western Eight Coupled Heavy Freight Locomotives by David Maidment
English | 30 Jun. 2015 | ISBN: 178383109X | 160 Pages | EPUB (True) | 35.43 MB

'Great Western Eight-Coupled Heavy Freight Locomotives' is the first of a series of 'Locomotive Profiles' to be published by Pen & Sword. It will describe the conception, design, building and operation of the fleet of powerful locomotives built in the first half of the twentieth century to meet the demands of the growing South Wales coal and steel industries and the West Midlands area served by the Great Western Railway.

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys (Series 4) (2013)  Video

Posted by vivid23 at Feb. 10, 2013
BBC - Great British Railway Journeys (Series 4) (2013)

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys (Series 4) (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 1500 Kbps | 25x29mn | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 25x766 MB
Genre: Documentary

Michael Portillo takes to the tracks with his copy of Bradshaw's Victorian railway guidebook, travelling the length and breadth of the British Isles to see what of Bradshaw's World remains.

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 8 (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 27, 2017
BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 8 (2017)

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 8 (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1644 Kbps | 15x~28mn | 5.52 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Travel

Great British Railway Journeys is a BBC documentary series presented by Michael Portillo. It premiered in 2010 on BBC Two, and has returned each year for a total of eight series.

National Geographic - Great Railway Adventures (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 21, 2016
National Geographic - Great Railway Adventures (2010)

National Geographic - Great Railway Adventures (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2438 Kbps | 3x~46mn | English AAC 129 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.60 GB
Genre: Documentary, Travel, Adventure

Britain's railways were key to the nation’s development – they helped facilitate the Industrial Revolution, the suburbs, commuter-lifestyle and popular holiday destinations. Writer and architectural historian Dan Cruickshank takes us back into a different world of steam trains and explores the fascinating successes and disasters that pushed their engineering forward showing the history that shaped Great Britain.

BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 5 (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 26, 2016
BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 5 (2016)

BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys: Series 5 (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2311 Kbps | 6x~58mn | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 6.97 GB
Genre: Documentary, Travel

Michael Portillo travels on the great train routes of Europe, as he retraces the journeys featured in George Bradshaw's 1913 Continental Railway Guide.

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 6 (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 3, 2016
BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 6 (2015)

BBC - Great British Railway Journeys: Series 6 (2015)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3845 Kbps | 20x~29mn | 15.7 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Passionate about trains, Michael Portillo continues to chart the great British romance with the railways in this phenomenally successful series. Armed with his copy of George Bradshaw's famous railway handbook, he retraces four journeys that were first documented in the Victorian guide, witnessing what's changed and discovering how our love of the railways began. Throughout, he makes stops at some of Britain's most beautiful cities and secluded villages, meeting extraordinary people and hearing how their lives have been shaped by the railways.
Profiting from the Plains: The Great Northern Railway and Corporate Development of the American West (repost)

Profiting from the Plains: The Great Northern Railway and Corporate Development of the American West by Claire Strom
English | ISBN: 0295983485 | 2003 | PDF | 228 pages | 1,8 MB

Great British Railway Journeys Season 7 (2016) (BBC) {web rip}  Video

Posted by TestTickles at Jan. 29, 2016
Great British Railway Journeys Season 7 (2016) (BBC) {web rip}

Great British Railway Journeys Season 7 (2016) (BBC)
Web rip | 960 x 540 @ 160:9 | MP4 @ 1 570 Kbps | 29-30 min x 20 episodes | English | 300 mb (except for last two episodes, which are 190 mb)
Genre: documentary

Great British Railway Journeys is a documentary television series on BBC Two hosted by Michael Portillo, where he travels around the United Kingdom, with a primary emphasis on Great Britain. This season, its 7th, features 20 episodes total, 30 minutes each. A higher quality version may also be made available, for those who prefer that.

BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys Series 4 (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 7, 2016
BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys Series 4 (2015)

BBC - Great Continental Railway Journeys Series 4 (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3243 Kbps | 6x~59min | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 8.37 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Michael Portillo retraces the journeys from George Bradshaw's 1913 Continental Guide.