Book of the Month - October

October's Book of the Month is My Ancestor was a Railway Worker by Frank Hardy.This guide to using railway records covers all aspects of this hugely significant industry, from station masters and drivers to cleaners and porters. The book includes a brief history of Britain's railways, individual case studies and a comprehensive chapter on records and sources.

Frank Hardy was a professional railway civil engineer for 50 years and is a Fellow of the Society of Genealogists, having been a member since 1981 and a volunteer since 1985.

During October, My Ancestor was a Railway Worker is available at the special offer price of  £6.47 (£7.19 to non-members). You can purchase your copy from our bookshop or online here This offer is valid until 31/10/2013.

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