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The following books and other ‘publications’ are available from the Sales Officer, David Embling:

Note: Items in stock will normally be mailed within four days

Title / Author

£ each

Vertical Boiler Locomotives and Railmotors, Vol.2.  Bradley & Ashforth. £29.95 + £2.85 P&P.


Kerr Stuart booklet reprint: ‘Experience Plus’ 


Chapman & Furneaux Catalogue 1898. Published in CD format with individual images & pdf file. Includes a brief history of the firm & its predecessors. Notes by Allen Baker. 


Light Railways by J.Walwyn Wright. Published as a pdf file with OCR in CD format. Originally published as a 128 pages booklet by R.White & Sons of Widnes in 1895. 


Reservoir Builders of South Wales, Bowtell & Hill. (was £14.50)


Contractors’ Steam Locomotives in Scotland. Wear & Cook


Contractors’ Locomotives Part VII. Miller. Issues as IL114


Contractors’ Locomotives Part VIII. Miller


BINDERS for IL are again available. The price is £6.50 each. Postage £2.00 for one; £2.50 for two. For larger quantities please enquire re postage.

POSTAGE: Please add 15% of order value for UK delivery; 20% for overseas.

The Society has a large collection of back issues of IL. All in the present format are available as originals. Those in earlier formats include some dating back to 1947 are available in photocopy form. All are available to non-members as well as members. If you require any of these early issues – from 1947 to present day - contact D.Embling to agree price & postage. E-mail enquiries welcome.

Please contact Hon. Sales Officer David Embling.

Please make cheques payable to “The Industrial Locomotive Society” or "ILS" and post cheque and order to

David Embling
77 Station Crescent
Essex SS6 8AR.

Phone 01268 775072

It is regretted that credit / debit cards cannot be accepted.

It is suggested that you phone or e-mail before ordering to check availability. If available, books will be kept for you for ten days.

Publication Order Form

To order any of the above books, please print of the Publications Order Form and send with remittance to the address outlined.

Publication Order Form

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