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Quainton Guide 1979

Quainton Shop

PLATFORM 2 QUAINTON ROAD STATION

Open every advertised Open Day and most Summer Sundays

QUAINTON SOUVENIRS - BOOKMARKS - PENS & PENCILS - POSTCARDS - KEYFOBS- BADGES - NOTELETS - STOCKBOOK - GUIDE- PRINTS


The shop at Quainton can supply most of your railway requirements and also keeps a stock of items covering local interest. SAE brings comprehensive price-list.

BOOKS - We stock books from all the major publishers including Ian Allan, David and Charles, Shire Publications, Oxford Publishing Co., Oakwood Press, Blandford, Bradford Barton, Kaye & Ward and London Transport, and those not in stock can be quickly ordered, so please order all your railway titles from us. We hold one of the largest selections of railway books in the area, so why not pay us a visit?

MODEL RAILWAYS - We now stock Hornby, Ratio, K's, Airfix, Merit and Prototype to name but a few manufacturers. Our stock is expanding each year

FILM - most popular sizes in stock

POSTCARDS - Large selection by Dixons, Dennis, London Transport and Pamlin. Also local views of Quainton Village, including The Windmill. We also have a series of Quainton Locomotives including Coventrv No. 1, 7715 and No. 3, The Beattie, Swanscombe, and Peckett 2104

JIGSAWS - Many different designs in stock at the time of going to press including one of 400 pieces featuring No. 3 at Quainton Road. Size 18½in x 13in approx.

BADGES - Large selection always in stock including the Beattie and Wightwick Hall

COLOUR SLIDES - Sold in sets of 3. Numerous different sets including sets of Quainton Locos

   

BEATTIE BADGES - Featuring our oldest locomotive - especially for the children.

NOTELETS - Featuring Coventry No 1 and No 3. Five of each subject in each box, complete with 10 envelopes

PENS - Various designs and prices including retractable, bolt shape and fibre-tip

PENCILS - 'Quainton Railway Centre' pencils in full colour with L44, the Beattie, Coventry and No. 3. Very popular

STOCKBOOK - Fully illustrated with details of all the stock at Quainton. Full colour pictures inside

BEATTIE BOOK - 'Centenary of the Beattie Well Tank at Quainton'. History of our famous locomotive. Illustrated

RAILWAY MAGAZINE & RAILWAY WORLD - Orders taken

CAR-STICKERS AND SEW-ON BADGES, MUGS AND KEYFOBS

QUAINTON NEWS - Some back numbers available

COLOURING BOOKS - For the children to colour. 3 drawings of Quainton locomotives are included in its pages

RAILWAY PRINTS & POSTERS - To decorate the bedroom or den. Black and white or colour by Plaistow and Oxford Publishing Co.


Notes:
The text in this Quainton Railway Society publication was written in 1979 and so does not reflect events in the 38+ years since publication. The text and photographs are repeated verbatim from the original publication, with only a few minor grammar changes but some clarifying notes are added if deemed necessary. The photos from the original publication are provided as scans in this internet version of this long out of print publication.

Reference:
Quainton Guide 1979


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