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Forget the Anorak: What Trainspotting Was Really Like

Offers readers the excitement of trainspotting in the 1950s and '60s, the hobby's heyday. This title provides a personal account of what the hobby entailed - teenagers roaming the railways of Britain, sleeping on deserted platforms on porters' trolleys, 'bunking' dimly lit depots and eluding capture, and stink bombs on the Underground.

Important places

Portsmouth (97)


Portsmouth (98)


United Kingdom (21,421)

Other geographical areas

English Channel (250)
South East (2,496)