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Fear on the Phantom Special —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 2 items

"Halloween 1861. A special train with two carriages steams across the Lake District at night on its way to a place notorious for its record of supernatural incidents. Most of those on board have been fortified by alcohol...

Murder on the Brighton Express —Marston, Edward.
Book
2009
3 available of 3 items

Signal for vengeance —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2016
10 available of 11 items

The circus train conspiracy —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2017
5 available of 5 items

The iron horse —Marston, Edward.
Book
2008
2 available of 2 items

Detective Inspector Robert Colbeck and his assistant are assigned to investigate the discovery of a disembodied head during the Derby Day at Epson Downs, and soon find themselves snarled up in a web of skullduggery.

The silver locomotive mystery —Marston, Edward.
Book
2009
3 available of 3 items

When a rare silver coffeepot in the shape of a locomotive disappears from the train to Cardiff and a murder subsequently occurs, Inspector Colbeck and his sergeant are called in to investigate.

The stationmaster's farewell —Marston, Edward.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

When the bonfire finally dies down on Guy Fawkes night 1857, the charred remains of a popular stationmaster's body are found. Detective Inspector Robert Colbeck and Sergeant Victor Lemming arrive in Exeter at the request...

The circus train conspiracy —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2018
2 available of 2 items

Peril on the royal train —Marston, Edward.
Book
2013
3 available of 3 items

"Spring, 1858. The route of the Caledonian Railway through the southern uplands of the Scottish countryside is disrupted by a fatal crash. Inspector Robert Colbeck and Sergeant Victor Leeming are called from the crime of...

Railway to the grave —Marston, Edward.
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

Tragedy strikes when an old friend of Superintendent Tallis walks to meet a speeding train head on. The suicide has shocked the local community and leaves plenty for Inspector Robert Colbeck, the Railway Detective, to un...

Timetable of death —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

1859. St Mary's Church, Spondon. A little girl playing hide-and-seek jumps into a freshly-dug grave to find a dead man already occupying it. It is the body of a senior director of the Midland Railway. Inspector Colbeck a...

A Christmas railway mystery —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2019
2 available of 2 items

Inspector Colbeck's casebook thirteen tales from the railway detective —Marston, Edward, author.
Large Print
2015
1 available of 1 items

An eagerly awaited collection of brand new, specially commissioned short stories from Edward Marston, featuring his quick witted railway detective Inspector Colbeck.

The iron horse —Marston, Edward.
Ebook
2008

Derby Day at Epsom Downs and a multitude of people crowd to watch the races: dukes and dustmen, bishops and beggars, privileged ladies and prostitutes. The gamut of Victorian society, though, is also a hotbed for crime a...

Blood on the line —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2011
6 available of 6 items

1857. Jeremy Oxley, con-man, thief and murderer, is being escorted on a train to his appointment with the hangman. However, a daring rescue is about to take place and cold-blooded murder is on the cards. It is another pu...

Railway to the grave —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2010
1 available of 1 items

A Christmas railway mystery —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2018
3 available of 3 items

December 1860. Headed for the morning shift at the Swindon Locomotive works is an army of men pouring out of terraced houses built by the GWR, a miniature town and planned community that aims to provide for its employees...

Points of danger —Marston, Edward, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 4 items

"1861, East Anglia. Alone in a first-class carriage, the Swarbricks are robbed at gunpoint, but when the universally-admired Jarvis Swarbrick fights back, the train robber takes more than money and jewellery, killing the...

A Christmas railway mystery —Marston, Edward, author.
Book On MP3
2018
1 available of 1 items

December 1860. Headed for the morning shift at the Swindon Locomotive works is an army of men pouring out of terraced houses built by the GWR, a miniature town and planned community that aims to provide for its employees...

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