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Branchstow are specialist railway booksellers, with a particular emphasis on high quality books produced by small independent publishers.

With this approach, we offer books that are not widely available, and carefully select only the finest books to the extent that each one comes with our recommendation.

New in Stock and Forthcoming

Modelling Books

A Modeller’s Handbook of Painting & Lining
Authentic Model Railway Operation
Creating Cameo Layouts
Designing a Layout
Great Western Branch Line Modelling part 2
Landscape Modelling
Modelling Grassland and Landscape Detailing
Modelling the Great Western Branch Lines

Modelling Trees Broadleaf
Narrow Gauge Adventure
The Art of Weathering
Whitemetal Locos

Peter Harding

Branch Lines from Brookwood
Branch Lines in Kent
Memories of the East Kent Light Railway
The Bembridge Branch Line
The Bexhill West Branch Line
The Bordon Light Railway
The Bulford Branch
The Colonel Stephens Railways in Kent
The Dyke Branch Line
The Fovant Military Railway
The Hawkhurst Branch Line
The Hellingly Hospital Railway
The Hythe Pier Railway
The Kemp Town Branch Line
The Lee on the Solent Railway
The Longparish Branch Line
The New Romney Branch Line
The Petersfield to Midhurst Branch Line
The Ramsgate Tunnel Railway
The Rye and Camber Tramway
The Sheppey Light Railway
The Ventnor West Branch Line


Memories of the Withered Arm
The Hawkhurst Branch

Great Western Railway

Memories of West Country Railway Journeys 1960-62
The Bridport Branch
The East Somerset & Cheddar Valley Railways
West Gloucester & Wye Valley Lines

Narrow Gauge & Light

Little Giants
Narrow Gauge Album 1950-1965
The Golden Valley Railway
The Croesor Tramway

The Pentewan Railway
The Southwold Railway
The Wantage Tramway
The Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway


On The Trail of the Titfield Thunderbolt
The Lines Behind the Front
Tracks in the Sand

Trains of Hope
The Making of the Railway Children


Memories of Railway Journeys in Wales
Rails Through the Heart of Wales
The Bala Branch


Gloucester Midland Lines Part 1 North
Steaming Through Berkhamsted
The Stratford upon Avon & Midland Junction Railway Vol. 1
The Stratford upon Avon & Midland Junction Railway Vol. 2