Paddington Station, London. Great Western Railway Company. 1924.
4th Edition. Photo illustrated guide book, 7 ½ x 4 ¾ inches, 22 pp. devoted to Stratford-on-Avon and the immediate vicinity. Booklet features two folding maps, one at front of guide and the other at rear. At the front, a black and white map 6 ¾ x 8 ½ inches depicts the rail route through Leamington, Warwick and on to Stratford as well as the main automobile roads of the region. At rear is a folded map opening to 20 x 26 inches depicting the Great Western system with inset maps depicting rail service in 'London and Suburbs,' 'Birmingham and District,' and 'South Wales.' Rail lines are boldly delineated on the map in red. Also shown on the map is steamer service from Fishgard Harbour to three destinations in Ireland. Map is in very good clean condition. The guide book, uncommon in such good condition, provides excellent documentation of the Great Western system as it existed in the early. Item #54821
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