Hollingsworth, Brian

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HOLLINGSWORTH, Brian. British, b. 1923. Genres: History, Transportation, Biography. Career: Royal Aircraft Establishment, Farnborough, England, scientific officer, 1943-46; Great Western Railway Co., London, England, civil engineering pupil, 1946-48; British Railways, London, assistant engineer in Darlington and other cities, 1948-63, computer systems engineer, 1963-74; writer, 1974-. Director of Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway Co.; consulting civil engineer to Festiniog Railway Co. Publications: Blue Peter: The Story of a Locomotive, Blue Peter Society, 1967. (With others) Steam Into the Seventies, New English Library, 1971. (With P. B. Whitehouse and J. B. Snell) Steam for Pleasure, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1975. How to Drive a Steam Locomotive, Astragal Books, 1979. The Atlas of Train Travel, Elsevier-Dutton, 1980. Atlas of the World's Railways, Bison Books, 1980. Model Railroads, Hamlyn, 1981. Festiniog Adventure, David & Charles, 1981. Great Western Adventure, David & Charles, 1981. LBSC: His Life and Locomotives, Croesor Junction Press, 1982. Illustrated Encyclopaedia of the Steam Passenger Locomotive, Salamander, 1982. Illustrated Encyclopaedia of the World's Modern Locomotives, Salamander, 1983. The Pleasures of Railways: A Journey by Train Through the Delectable Country of Enthusiasm for Railways, Allen Lane, 1983. (With Arthur Cook) Illustrated Encyclopaedia of North American Locomotives, Salamander, 1984. Address: Coed Drew Isaf, Betws-Y-Coed, Gwynedd LL24 0BD, Wales.

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