Frank Hornby, the founder of Meccano Ltd, situated in Binns Road, Liverpool, launched Hornby Trains as a brand in 1920. Since then the product and the company has gone through many changes.
This Hornby Book of Trains – The First Hundred Years, has been researched and written by renowned author, editor and model railway historian, Pat Hammond who using his amazing archive traces the one hundred year history of Hornby with facts, features and an abundance of images, supported by historical information explaining the twists and turns of this much loved and respected model railway brand. With over 448 fact packed pages, plus in excess of 800 images this book is an amazing historical adventure taking the reader on a 100 year model railway journey that is Hornby.
(Book dimensions: 245 x 170mm)