Welcome to Specialist Transport Publications

Specialist Transport Publications publish spotting books for a variety of rail stock, road vehicles, aircraft and sea vessels.

Our books give you up to date fleet lists of Railway Locomotives, Coaching and Wagon stock, Trams, and Metros, Ships, aircraft and road vehicles as appropriate. We cover the current, historic and preserved eras, and many of our books cover Europe as well as Britain.

---- ST Pub team

Latest Releases

Cover of Scandinavian Railways (exc. Coaching Stock)

Scandinavian Railways (exc. Coaching Stock)

Only £12.50

This newly revised edition lists the locomotives and units of the railways of Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway. The book incorporates all the changes to the respective fleets that we have been made aware of since our previous edition was published at the beginning of 2015. A version of this book including coaching stock is also available.
Cover of Scandinavian Railways (inc. Coaching Stock)

Scandinavian Railways (inc. Coaching Stock)

Only £13.50

This newly revised edition lists the locomotives, units and coaching stock of the railways of Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway. The book incorporates all the changes to the respective fleets that we have been made aware of since our previous edition was published at the beginning of 2015. A version of this book without coaching stock is also available.
Cover of Eddie Lorry Fleet Autumn 2018

Eddie Lorry Fleet Autumn 2018

Only £12.00

This book has been very recently updated with all the new additions to, and recent deletions from, the Eddie Lorry fleet. This revised book contains an extra 20 pages over the previous edition due to the increased fleet size needed arising from the new contracts Stobarts have obtained.
Cover of Civil Airliners of the World Summer 2018

Civil Airliners of the World Summer 2018

Only £14.00

This book lists all the Civil Aircraft we are aware of, and has recently been updated with all the changes to the various fleets since our previous edition was published. Details included are the Registration number, Aircraft type and Construction number. Over 31,000 aircraft are now listed, along with details of recent re-registrations.
Cover of UK Wagons Summer 2018

UK Wagons Summer 2018

Only £12.50

This book lists all wagons registered to run on Network Rail metals, and includes continental registered stock, Channel Tunnel stock and other miscellaneous wagons. This book has very recently been updated with all the various changes that have occurred since our previous edition was published.
Cover of Business Jets & Props of the World Summer 2018

Business Jets & Props of the World Summer 2018

Only £14.50

This is the second edition of this book, and has very recently been updated with all the changes that have occurred to the various fleets since the first edition was published. The book lists all the Jet engine and Propeller Business planes of the world, and over 30,800 planes are listed by Registration number, Make and Construction number.
Cover of HGV Fleets 17 Registrations

HGV Fleets 17 Registrations

Only £14.50

This is a new book and is a further new release in our Road Haulage HGV spotting books series. It lists over 18,000 vehicles in the `17 series that we have been made aware of.
Cover of European Shipping Fleet 2018 Volume 1 (IMO`s 2630000 - 9229999)

European Shipping Fleet 2018 Volume 1 (IMO`s 2630000 - 9229999)

Only £14.50

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Since the previous editions were published, there have been 1593 additions, 2695 name changes, 739 deletions and 96 amendments. Altogether the three books now list almost 36,500 vessels.
Cover of European Shipping Fleet 2018 -  Volume 2 (IMO's 9230000 - 9459999)

European Shipping Fleet 2018 - Volume 2 (IMO's 9230000 - 9459999)

Only £14.50

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Since the previous editions were published, there have been 1593 additions, 2695 name changes, 739 deletions and 96 amendments. Altogether the three books now list almost 36,500 vessels.
Cover of European Shipping Fleet 2018 Volume 3 (IMO's 9460000 - 9839999)

European Shipping Fleet 2018 Volume 3 (IMO's 9460000 - 9839999)

Only £14.50

This recently revised book is one of a three volume series that lists all the Passenger, Tankers, Cargo and Miscellaneous Vessels that may be found in European waters. Since the previous editions were published, there have been 1593 additions, 2695 name changes, 739 deletions and 96 amendments. Altogether the three books now list almost 36,500 vessels.