The books listed below may be viewed in the Museum, they contain historical photographs, copies of map and documents, names of staff members and some personal memories.
They were collated and prepared by John Blackford, the first two relating to his own experiences before and during employment at the Ashford Railway Works in the 1940's to mid 1950's. Copies of these can also be seen at the National Railway Museum in York.
Railway Collections of Ashford - J. Blackford 1995
Some More Railway Recollections - The Story of the Engineering Research Dept at the Works - J. Blackford 1995
Even More Railway Collections Parts 1 & 2 - J. Blackford 1996
Yet More Railway Collections Parts 1 & 2 - J. Blackford 1998
Railway Collections - Ashford Works The Final Years Parts 1 & 2 - J. Blackford 2000
Railway Recollections -The Channel Tunnel Rail Link through Ashford - 2003
Railway Recollections - Steam Days Revisted 2004
The Peter Green Collection - local train photographs taken in Ashford 1950's
Steam Days At Wye - photographs taken by David Cross 1950's
Ashford Railway Track 1842