Train Doctor – by Roger Senior


Troubleshooting with Diesel and Electric traction.

‘Train Doctor’ is the story of Roger Senior’s career in the railway industry, from 1968 when the author joined British Railways, until his retirement from Great North Eastern Railway.

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The book takes you from the first-generation Diesels, through work with the High Speed Train Fleet, from when they were first introduced to main line service in the 1970s, up to privatisation in 1994 and the electrified East Coast main line.

This book will be of interest to HST and  traction enthusiasts and modern railway historians, with its inside look at the railway industry during a time of considerable change.

Roger is an active member of 125 Group and has kindly offered to make a £5 donation to 125 Group’s Preservation Fund for each copy sold.

The price includes postage and packing.

This is a hardcover book measuring 2.5 x 17.8 x 25.4 cm with 192 pages published by Pen & Sword Transport Books.