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 European Shipping Fleet 2019 Volume 1 (IMO`s 2630000 - 9259999)

European Shipping Fleet 2019 Volume 1 (IMO`s 2630000 - 9259999)

Only £15.00

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 1602 additions, 2351 name changes, 446 deletions and 112 amendments. Altogether the three books now list over 37,500 vessels. PLEASE NOTE: We also publish a Shipping book listing all the vessels in our three volume series by alphabetical name order, followed by the vessel`s IMO number. This book is available FREE OF CHARGE to anyone who buys all three of our Ship spotting books.
Cover of European Shipping Fleet 2019 -  Volume 2 (IMO's 9260000 - 9499999)

European Shipping Fleet 2019 - Volume 2 (IMO's 9260000 - 9499999)

Only £15.00

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 1602 additions, 2351 name changes, 446 deletions and 112 amendments. Altogether the three books now list over 37,500 vessels. PLEASE NOTE: We also publish a Shipping book listing all the vessels in our three volume series by alphabetical name order, followed by the vessel`s IMO number. This book is available FREE OF CHARGE to anyone who buys all three of our Ship spotting books.
Cover of European Shipping Fleet 2019 Volume 3 (IMO's 9500000 - 9869999)

European Shipping Fleet 2019 Volume 3 (IMO's 9500000 - 9869999)

Only £15.00

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 1602 additions, 2351 name changes, 446 deletions and 112 amendments. Altogether the three books now list over 37,500 vessels. PLEASE NOTE: We also publish a Shipping book listing all the vessels in our three volume series by alphabetical name order, followed by the vessel`s IMO number. This book is available FREE OF CHARGE to anyone who buys all three of our Ship spotting books.
Cover of Independent Bus & Coach Fleets Ireland, Scotland & Wales 2019

Independent Bus & Coach Fleets Ireland, Scotland & Wales 2019

Only £14.00

This book lists all the buses and coaches in operation with all the major operators in Ireland, Scotland and Wales, and has been very recently updated with all the latest changes to the respective fleets.
Cover of Independent Bus & Coach Fleets South 2019

Independent Bus & Coach Fleets South 2019

Only £15.00

This book lists all the buses and coaches in operation with all the major operators in the South of England, and has been very recently updated with all the latest changes to the respective fleets. Over 400 companies are listed in this book
Cover of Independent Bus & Coach Fleets North 2019

Independent Bus & Coach Fleets North 2019

Only £15.00

This book lists all the buses and coaches in operation with all the major operators in the North of England, and has been very recently updated with all the latest changes to the respective fleets.
Cover of HGV Fleets 18 Registrations

HGV Fleets 18 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 17,000 vehicles in the `18 series that we have been made aware of.
Cover of Eddie Lorry Fleet Spring 2019

Eddie Lorry Fleet Spring 2019

Only £12.00

This book has been very recently updated with all the new additions to, and recent deletions from, the Eddie Lorry fleet since our last edition (Autumn 2018) was published.
Cover of UK Preserved Locos, Units, Track Machines and Trams 2019

UK Preserved Locos, Units, Track Machines and Trams 2019

Only £14.00

This book has recently been updated and lists all the Locos, Units, Track Machines and Trams preserved in the UK, together with their location and previous numbers where known. Stock is listed by location, and then in numerical order
Cover of UK Preserved Coaches 2019

UK Preserved Coaches 2019

Only £13.50

This book has recently been updated and lists all the coaches known to be preserved in the UK, together with their location and previous running numbers where known. Coaches are listed by location, and then in numerical order.