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Railscenes Around Sunderland by Ian S. Carr Secondhand Paperback Book 1998


Good condition secondhand paperback book published 1998, an album of photographs by Ian Carr taken around Sunderland between the 1960s and 1980s.

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Excellent collection of photos taken around Sunderland by Ian Carr.  This gives a potted history of the area with special attention to the area around  Monkwearmouth station which  opened in 1848 and celebrated its 150th anniversary in June 1998.   There are also some ‘then and now’ shots comparing changes between 1960s an 1980s to 90s.   111 pages.


Lambton Railway.   Hutton Colliery railway.   Fencehouses to Follingsby.  Harraton to Three Horse Shoes.  Penshaw North to Sunderland Central.  South Dock & the Deptford Branch.  Hall Dene to Ryhope Grange and South Dock.  Seaton to Ryhope Grange including Ryhope & Silksworth Collieries.  Ryhope Grange to Monkwearmouth.  Hylton, Southwick & Monkwearmouth Railway.  Monkwearmouth to Blue House including the North Dock Branch.

Previous owners name written in biro inside front cover.

Additional information

Book Author

Ian S. Carr

Book Format



Secondhand – Very Good

First Published




Number of Pages



Tyne & Wear Museums

Subject Matter

North Eastern, Railways

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