Mainline & Maritime was founded by the owners, Iain & Sarah-Jane McCall, in response to what they perceived as a distinct narrowing of the range of railway and maritime books being published.
We stock a diverse selection of books with a broad appeal – from those with a casual interest in the subject matter, to the serious enthusiast looking for detailed information. We trust that you will find something of interest to you….
In addition to stocking books from other publishers, we have a range of our own titles in the course of preparation – so please come back soon!
Narrow Gauge Net
Our monthly free-to-download magazine, Narrow Gauge Net, is uploaded to its dedicated webpage (www.narrowgaugenet.co.uk) on the last Friday of each month, giving all the news on the UK narrow gauge railway scene. If you haven’t browsed it previously, please do so now – we are sure you will like what you see!
The November issue of Narrow Gauge Net is now available for download – please click on the picture below …
We are pleased to announce that, following the successful integration with the Continental Railway Journal, our magazine devoted to railways around the world, Locomotives International, is now published bi-monthly. If you haven’t seen it, ask your local newsagent, and if you have, please consider taking out a subscription. For the latest developments under this imprint, including availability of back issues and progress on future publications, please visit www.locomotivesinternational.co.uk.
Dennis Duck Railway Publications
New titles to be published under our Dennis Duck Railway Publications imprint are in preparation – watch this website for more details in due course.
Iain has spent over twenty years supporting his parents with their maritime publishing business, Coastal Shipping, and mutual support continues between the Coastal Shipping and Mainline & Maritime businesses. He is also a well known figure in railway preservation, having been involved in several railways since 1989, as well as spending almost ten years on the Committee of the Narrow Gauge Railway Society. His wife, Sarah-Jane, provides administrative support to Mainline & Maritime, and is involved in much of the behind the scenes activity. We are ably assisted by a number of family, friends and other supporters…