Modern Traction Names
Published November 2013
This 288 page colour and black and white publication traces the entire history of modern traction train naming in the UK, with illustrations of each nameplate and a full description of locomotive, location, date applied, reason for naming and a detail of what the name means.
The product is set out in alphabetic order (A-Z), with a full cross-ref table at the rear and details of nameplates carried by departmental stock, metro lines and other operations.
The author has followed train namings in the UK for over 40 years and this is the second publication authored on the subject.