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Biography of British Train Travel.

Biography of British Train Travel.

A collection of mainly unpublished articles and short stories covering a lifelong interest in railways.

Author: Don Benn.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 264pp. 18cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781473858442

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    9.99 

BR Air-Braked Wagons.

BR Air-Braked Wagons.

A reference guide for modellers covering all BR air-braked wagons from the 1970's to Privatisation and beyond.

Author: David Ratcliffe.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 96pp. 21cm by 28cm.

ISBN 9780711034600

Original Price: £20.00

Price:    7.99 

BR Passenger Sectors in Colour.

BR Passenger Sectors in Colour.

For the modeller and historian, covering the 13 years of sectorisation - illustrating the various classes of locomotives and multiple units used in these sectors - up to privitisation when all the colour schemes were replaced.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Paperback. 96pp. 21cm by 28cm.

ISBN 9780711034419

Original Price: £18.99

Price:    4.99 

Brecon to Newport.

Brecon to Newport.

From the popular "Lost Lines of Wales" series.

Author: Tom Ferris.

Publisher: Graffeg.

Hardback. 64pp. 20cm by 15cm.

ISBN 9781909823181

Original Price: £8.99

Price:    3.99 

British Railways in The 1960s - Southern Region.

British Railways in The 1960s - Southern Region.

A photographic record of a period not so long ago but now gone forever.

Author: Geoff Plumb.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 168pp. 26cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781473823938

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Building 00 Gauge Wagons & Vans for Model Railways.

Building 00 Gauge Wagons & Vans for Model Railways.

This fascinating, and well illustrated book is essential reading for all those railway modellers who wish to build their own wagons & vans.

Author: David Tisdale.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 192pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781847979834

Original Price: £18.99

Price:    6.99 

Building a Folding Model Railway Layout.

Building a Folding Model Railway Layout.

A comprehensive guide. Covers gauge sizes and design considerations.

Author: Graham Goodchild.

Publisher: Crowood

Paperback. 192pp. 18cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785001994

Original Price: £18.99

Price:    6.99 

Careering with Steam.

Careering with Steam.

The autobiography of a complete railwayman - Arthur Turner - who began as a porter at Bath and ended his career on the railways 47 years later as a driver in Bristol.

Author: Arthur Turner.

Publisher: Millstream.

Paperback. 110pp. 13cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9780948975448

Original Price: £6.99.

Price:    1.99 

Chester to Hollyhead.

Chester to Hollyhead.

From the popular "Lost Lines of Wales" series.

Author: Tom Ferris.

Publisher: Graffeg.

Hardback. 64pp. 20cm by 15cm.

ISBN 9781912050697

Original Price: £8.99

Price:    3.99 

Class 50 - A Pictorial Journey.

Class 50 - A Pictorial Journey.

An album of photographs covering trains in the UK and in many countries worldwide.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Pen and Sword.

Hardback. 198pp. 25cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781473864412

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Didcott, Newbury & Southampton Railway - The.

Didcott, Newbury & Southampton Railway - The.

A new history from 1882 to 1966.

Author: Kevin Robertson.

Publisher: Noodle Books.

Hardback. 328pp. 22cm by 28cm.

ISBN 9781906419837

Original Price: £38.00

Price:    14.99 

DMU & EMU Recognition Guide.

DMU & EMU Recognition Guide.

Includes numeric listing of ALL UK diesel, electric and gas turbine multiple-units that have operated on the UK rail system.

Author: Colin J. Marsden.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 390pp. 15cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9780711037403

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

East Coast Main Line Disasters.

East Coast Main Line Disasters.

One of Pendragon's 'Railways in Retrospect' series that gives powerful accounts of the rail disasters on the East-Coast Mainline from King's Cross to Edinburgh. This helped shape the future development of railway safety and examined human error and design failure, so travel became safer and faster.

Author: Adrian Gray.

Publisher: Pendragon.

Paperback. 96pp. 21cm by 27cm.

ISBN 9781899816194

Original Price: £17.50.

Price:    7.99 

From Birmingham to the Board.

From Birmingham to the Board.

Fully illustrated throughout. Provides a fascinating account of a railway industry in transition.

Author: Stanley Hall MBE.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 240pp. 21cm by 30cm.

ISBN 9780711038219

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    9.99 

From Clerk to Controller.

From Clerk to Controller.

This is an account of the author's service on the railway from 1966 until his retirement in 1996. Deemed unsuitable for the footplate grade in 1957 because of his eyesight, we follow his 39-year career with British Rail through a superb collection of mainly full colour photographs.

Author: Roderick H Fowkes.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 248pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473844162

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Great Central - From the Footplate, The.

Great Central - From the Footplate, The.

An authoritative and often humorous account of life at a major GC locomotive shed during the final decade of its existence.

Author: Robert Robotham & Frank Stratford.

Publisher: Heathfield Railway Publications.

Hardback. 112pp. 22cm by 30cm.

ISBN 9781906974053

Price:    7.99 

GWR: North & West Route.

GWR: North & West Route.

A pictorial guide to the line that provided a useful transport link between North and South Wales running from Chester to Newport and taking in some breathtaking scenery along its route.

Author: Stanley C Jenkins & Martin Loader.

Publisher: Amberley.

Paperback. 128pp. 24cm by 16cm.

ISBN-13: 9781445641294

Original Price: £16.99

Price:    6.99 

Highland Railway Carriages and Wagons.

Highland Railway Carriages and Wagons.

A unique and comprehensive guide to the rolling stock and wagons of the Highland Railway. Supported by a vast selection of archive photographs and line drawings.

Author: Peter Tatlow.

Publisher: Noodle Books & Highland Railway Society.

Hardback. 200pp. 22cm by 27cm.

ISBN 9781909328136

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    11.99 

History of The East Coast Main Line ,A.

History of The East Coast Main Line ,A.

The story of the London to Edinburgh line, the World's fastest steam railway.

Author: Robin Jones.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 240pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781785002861

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Iron Horse (The).

Iron Horse (The).

The history and development of the steam locomotive.

Author: John Walter.

Publisher: The History Press.

Hardback. 237pp. 25cm by 23cm.

ISBN 9780750967167

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Indian Summer of Steam, An.

Indian Summer of Steam, An.

Over 100 B&W and 100 colour photos plus 40 pages of logs from Britain and the Continent.

Author: David Maidment.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 320pp. 18cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781473827431

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

LBSCR Atlantics.

LBSCR Atlantics.

A new and detailed history of the design, development and operation of the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway's sis classes of passenger 4-4-2's, the 'H1', 'H2', and 'I3' classes of express passenger locomotives and 'I1', 'I2' and 'I4' secondary passenger classes.

Author: Jeremy English.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 160pp. 21cm by 28cm.

ISBN 9780711037915

Original Price: £22.50.

Price:    9.99 

Leyland Atlantean (The).

Leyland Atlantean (The).

Very much the father of the modern double decker bus. From its origins in the 1950s.

Author: Gavin Booth.

Publisher: Crecy Publishing.

Hardback. 112pp. 26cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781908347411

Original Price: £18.95

Price:    7.99 

Light Railways of Britain and Ireland.

Light Railways of Britain and Ireland.

A true testament to, and a timely reminder of, Britain's last railway development.

Author: Anthony Burdon and John Scott Morgan.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 160pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781473827066

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

LMS: Chester to Holyhead.

LMS: Chester to Holyhead.

A pictorial guide to this scenic line that has fulfilled its primary role as an artery of communication between England, Wales and Ireland.

Author: Stanley C Jenkins & Martin Loader.

Publisher: Amberley.

Paperback. 128pp. 24cm by 16cm.

ISBN-13: 9781445643892

Original Price: £16.99

Price:    6.99 

LMS: Railway Signalling Vol 1.

LMS: Railway Signalling Vol 1.

A full colour pictorial record of the last operational mechanical signalling and infrastructure of the Midland Railway, Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway, Furness Railway, Glasgow and South Western Railway and North Staffordshire Railway.

Author: Allen Jackson.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 192pp. 18cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785000256

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    8.99 

LMS: Railway Signalling Vol 2.

LMS: Railway Signalling Vol 2.

A full colour pictorial record of the last operational mechanical signalling and infrastructure of the London and North Western Railway, Caledonian Railway and the Highland Railway.

Author: Allen Jackson.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 192pp. 18cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785000720

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    8.99 

London Local Trains 1950's & 1960's.

London Local Trains 1950's & 1960's.

London local trains in the 1950s and 1960s.

Author: Kevin McCormack.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 168pp. 25cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781473827219

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Manchester Metrolink Handbook.

Manchester Metrolink Handbook.

A comprehensive guide of the Manchester Metrolink up to early 2014.

Author: John A Senior and Colin Reeve.

Publisher: Venture.

Paperback 64pp. 15cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9781905304622

Original Price: £9.95

Price:    3.99 

Metrolink.

Metrolink.

From Oldham to Chorlton including the Oldham Loop Railway. Lavishly illustrated.

Author: Scott Hellewell & Colin Reeve.

Publisher: Venture Publications.

Paperback. 96pp. 20cm by 29cm.

ISBN 9781905304530

Original Price: £15.00

Price:    4.99 

Mid Wales Line.

Mid Wales Line.

From the popular "Lost Lines of Wales" series.

Author: Tom Ferris.

Publisher: Graffeg.

Hardback. 64pp. 20cm by 15cm.

ISBN 9781912050673

Original Price: £8.99

Price:    3.99 

Midland Main Lines to St Pancras and Cross Country.

Midland Main Lines to St Pancras and Cross Country.

Sheffield to Bristol 1957-1963. A year by year account of how the routes were managed.

Author: John Palmer.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 237pp. 22cm by 29cm.

ISBN 9781473885578

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    14.99 

Modelling European Railways.

Modelling European Railways.

Written by an enthusiastic railway modeller who has been modelling European railways for twenty-five years and who passionately believes that railway modelling should be fun.

Author: Peter Marriott.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 224pp. 18cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785001260

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    6.99 

Modelling Signal Boxes - For Railway Layouts.

Modelling Signal Boxes - For Railway Layouts.

This comprehensive guide is an essential reference for modellers of all abilities.

Author: Terry Booker.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 240pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781785002960

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    6.99 

Modelling the Lineside.

Modelling the Lineside.

An invaluable and comprehensive guide to lineside modelling for railway layout enthusiasts. With step-by-step instructions on boundary walls and fencing, level crossings and footbridges, lineside structures such as water towers and signal boxes and many many more.

Author: Richard Bardsley.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 160pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785001390

Original Price: £18.99.

Price:    4.99 

Modernisation Plan.

Modernisation Plan.

An authoratative history of the 'Modernisation and Re-equipment of British Railways' report published in 1955 and better known simply as the Modernisation Plan.

Author: David N Clough.

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 174pp. 15cm by 23cm.

ISBN 9780711037908

Original Price: £22.50.

Price:    4.99 

One Man & his Camera.

One Man & his Camera.

The railway photographs of Trevor Owen. Full colour throughout.

Author: Paul Chancellor.

Publisher: Pendragon Publishing.

Hardback. 144pp. 21cm by 30cm.

ISBN 9781899816101

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    9.99 

Other Side of the Southern.

Other Side of the Southern.

Southern Way Sepcial Issue No8. Accidents, Incidents and occasions.

Publisher: Noodle Books.

Hardback. 100pp. 21cm by 27cm.

ISBN: 9781906419806

Original Price: £16.50

Price:    6.99 

Planting your Garden Railway.

Planting your Garden Railway.

A full colour guide for garden railway enthusiasts who want to make their railway an integral part of the garden landscape. It is intended for those looking for a basic knowledge of plants and planting and includes a comprehensive list of suitable plants for various locations,

Author: Becky Pinniger.

Publisher: Atlantic.

Hardback. 128pp. 22cm by 28cm.

ISBN-13: 9781902827254

Original Price: £22.50

Price:    9.99 

Privileged Journey, A.

Privileged Journey, A.

From enthusiast to professional railwayman.

Author: David Maidment.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 260pp. 17cm by 225cm.

ISBN 9781783831081

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Rails Across Australia.

Rails Across Australia.

Rails Across Australia is an album of photographs taken by David Cable, a well-regarded British author of several albums of train pictures throughout the world.

Author: David Cable .

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 258pp.

ISBN 9781473844360

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Rails Across Canada.

Rails Across Canada.

A superb full colour photographic journey across Canada from the Pacific to the Atlantic that covers not only the two major networks, the Canadian National and the Canadian Pacific but also covers smaller operators like the Northern Alberta Railroad.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 208pp. 25cm by 19cm.

ISBN 9781473838062

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Rails Across Europe - Eastern and Southern.

Rails Across Europe - Eastern and Southern.

Pictures of a huge variety of modern traction mainly from the 1980s to the current era.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 258pp. 26cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781473844322

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Rails Across Europe - Northern and Western.

Rails Across Europe - Northern and Western.

Pictures of a huge variety of modern traction mainly from the 1980s to the current era.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 245pp. 26cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781473844285

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Rails Across North America.

Rails Across North America.

A pictorial journey across The USA.

Author: David Cable.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 204pp. 26cm by 20cm.

ISBN 9781473838055

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Race To The North.

Race To The North.

The gripping history of railway company rivalry in the late nineteenth century.

Author: David Wragg

Publisher: Wharncliffe Transport

Hardback. 188pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN-13: 9781848847729

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    7.99 

Railways of Telford.

Railways of Telford.

Period and archive illustrations, some never before published, bring Telford's steam railways to life.

Author: David Clarke.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 260pp. 19cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781785000942

Original Price: £16.99

Price:    7.99 

Railway Preservation Revolution (The).

Railway Preservation Revolution (The).

A history of Britain's heritage railways.

Author: Jonathan Brown.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 301pp. 18cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781473891173

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    9.99 

Railways In The Landscape.

Railways In The Landscape.

This book examines how the railways brought about physical change to towns, country and coast.

Author: Gordon Biddle.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 216pp. 18cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781473862357

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    7.99 

Railways through the Vale of the White Horse.

Railways through the Vale of the White Horse.

A commemorative history of the railways of the beautiful Oxfordshire district 'Vale of the White Horse', running 27 miles from Steventon to Wootton Bassett. Full of archive photos and spanning the history of the line from its opening in 1840 until 1965 when British Rail withdrew all local passenger services between Didcot and Swindon.

Author: Adrian Vaughan.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 160pp. 18cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781847978714

Original Price: £16.99.

Price:    7.99 

Rhyl to Corwen.

Rhyl to Corwen.

From the popular "Lost Lines of Wales" series.

Author: Paul lawton & David Southern.

Publisher: Graffeg.

Hardback. 64pp. 20cm by 15cm.

ISBN 9781912213108

Original Price: £8.99

Price:    3.99 

Scratch-Building Model Railway Tank Locomotives.

Scratch-Building Model Railway Tank Locomotives.

This fascinating volume tells you all you need to know about how to build an 00 gauge Tilbury Tank locomotive or any other similar type of tank loco.

Author: Simon Bolton

Publisher: Crowood

Paperback. 192pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9781785001413

Original Price: £18.99

Price:    6.99 

Scottish Steam's Final Fling.

Scottish Steam's Final Fling.

A collection of reminiscences from the final two years of steam in Scotland.

Author: Keith Widdowson.

Publisher: The History Press.

Paperback. 192pp. 15cm by 23cm.

ISBN 9780750970228

Original Price: £16.99

Price:    6.99 

Somerset & Dorset Line from Above - Bath to Evercreech Junction.

Somerset & Dorset Line from Above - Bath to Evercreech Junction.

Aerial journey following the Somerset & Dorset Line.

Author: Kevin Potts.

Publisher: Ian Allan Publishing.

Hardback. 128pp. 22cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9780711037557

Original Price: £25.00

Price:    9.99 

Southern Urie & Maunsell 2 Cylinder 4-6-0s.

Southern Urie & Maunsell 2 Cylinder 4-6-0s.

Covering this family of locomotives which operated between 1914 and 1936. Over 200 B&W photos plus colour illustrations.

Author: David Maidment

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 264pp. 26cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781473852532

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    14.99 

South Wales Direct Line.

South Wales Direct Line.

Complimented by hundreds of photographs and route and station maps this book covers the history and development of Great Western Railway's direct line from London to South Wales from the early 1900's onwards.

Author: P D Rendall.

Publisher: Crowood.

Paperback. 208pp. 19cm by 24cm.

ISBN-13: 9781847977076

Original Price: £19.99.

Price:    4.99 

Steam at Work - Preserved Industrial Locomotives.

Steam at Work - Preserved Industrial Locomotives.

A book that pays tribute to industrial locomotives which are still at work.

Author: Fred Kerr.

Publisher: Pen and Sword.

Hardback. 126pp. 28cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9781473896574

Original Price: £19.99

Price:    9.99 

Steam, Soot and Rust.

Steam, Soot and Rust.

A full colour nostalgic portrayal of the last days of steam locomotives in Britain. They ended their days where they began them, shadows of their former selves, dirty, and rusty but they lasted for another decade among the coalfields, shipyards, quarries and various industrial systems of the UK.

Author: Colin Garratt.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 172pp. 24cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9781473844124

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Steam Today.

Steam Today.

Britain's heritage railway in full colour photographs.

Author: Geoff Swaine.

Publisher: History Press.

Paperback. 120pp. 24cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9780750966344

Original Price: £20.00

Price:    8.99 

Train Doctor.

Train Doctor.

The story of the author's working life from the 1970's and the first generation Diesels on the Eastern Region of what was then British Rail. He then went on to work on the High Speed Train Fleet and finished his career as Resident Engineer for the refurbishment of the MK IV fleet known as the 'Mallard' Project.

Author: Roger Senior.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 214pp. 18cm by 25cm.

ISBN 9781473838031

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Trains.

Trains.

A superb and lavishly illustrated history of trains from steam to the modern fast inter-city bullet trains, and from South America to Japan. A must for any railway enthusiast.

Author: Franco Tanel.

Publisher: White Star.

Paperback. 327pp. 21cm by 29cm.

ISBN 9788854407817

Original Price: £25.00.

Price:    9.99 

Trainspots - The Guide to Railway Photographic Locations - Northern Scotland.

Trainspots - The Guide to Railway Photographic Locations - Northern Scotland.

Breathtaking scenery with locations from sea level to the highest point on the network.

Author: Marcus Dawson.

Publisher: visions International.

Paperback. 160pp. 15cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9780955826498

Original Price: £13.95

Price:    3.99 

Traction Recognition.

Traction Recognition.

A new and updated edition of this highly successful guide to all the locomotives and multiple units currently opperating on Britain's railway network.

Author: Colin J. Marsden..

Publisher: Ian Allan.

Hardback. 288pp. 15cm by 21cm.

ISBN 9780711037922

Original Price: £20.00

Price:    6.99 

Twilight of Southern Steam (The).

Twilight of Southern Steam (The).

The untold story 1965-1967.

Author: Don Benn.

Publisher: Pen & Sword.

Hardback. 357pp. 18cm by 26cm.

ISBN 9781473863064

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    12.99 

Vale of Neath.

Vale of Neath.

From the popular "Lost Lines of Wales" series.

Author: Tom Ferris.

Publisher: Graffeg.

Hardback. 64pp. 20cm by 15cm.

ISBN 9781912050666

Original Price: £8.99

Price:    3.99 

Variety on The Southern - 1948 to 1968.

Variety on The Southern - 1948 to 1968.

From the 'Photographs from the Fifties' collection.

Author: Hugh Davies

Publisher: Crecy Publishing.

Hardback. 64pp. 28cm by 22cm.

ISBN 9781906419585

Original Price: £13.95

Price:    4.99 

Wagon Recognition.

Wagon Recognition.

A full colour guide to identifying Departmental Wagons and 0n-Track Plant, this volume 2 covers carkinds Y and Z.

Author: Martin Buck & Mark Rawlinson.

Publisher: Freightmaster.

Paperback. 144pp. 16cm by 24cm.

ISBN 9780955827525

Original Price: £19.95.

Price:    6.99 

Wartime Southern - Pt 2.

Wartime Southern - Pt 2.

Over 100 fascinating photographs of Southern Railway during the Second World War.

Author: Kevin Robertson.

Publisher: Noodle Books.

Paperback. 120pp. 21cm by 27cm.

ISBN 9781906419370

Original Price: £14.95

Price:    6.99 

Wartime Southern - Pt 3.

Wartime Southern - Pt 3.

Over 100 fascinating photographs of Southern Railway during the Second World War.

Editor: Kevin Robertson.

Publisher: Noodle Books.

Paperback. 100pp. 21cm by 27cm.

ISBN 9781906419554

Original Price: £16.50

Price:    6.99 

William Dean: The Greatest of Them All.

William Dean: The Greatest of Them All.

His life, his locomotives, his legacy.

Author: Jeremy Clements.

Publisher: Noodle Books.

Hardback. 228pp. 22cm by 28cm.

ISBN 9781906419929

Original Price: £30.00

Price:    9.99 

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