"Superb documentary evidence. Future historians will see this work as the definitive history of women in the railway industry."
Dr Gillian Reynolds, Coventry University
"This book is a joy to read. The women are brought to life in a welter of colourful anecdotes. Seldom has serious social research been so thoroughly entertaining."
"An impressive piece of work." "British Association for Local History
"Railwaywomen is a landmark book. The standard reference work
on the subject." Railwatch magazine
"An engrossing collage of historic and contemporary documents, photographs, official reports and vivid personal testimonies,
the result is a definitive history of women in the railway industry."
Ian Allan website
"A substantial, well-written book. An authoritative account of the contribution that women have made to Britain's railways is long overdue.
It was worth waiting for." Grahame Boyes, Railway & Canal Historical Society