The Train Robbers -by Ex-Detective Superintendent Malcolm Fewtrell, Former Head of BUCKS CID in Charge of Investigating the Great Train Robbery ( Ronnie Biggs; Bruce Reynolds; Ronald Edwards; Charles Wilson; Roy James; Brian Field; Gordon Goody; et al)

By: Fewtrell, Malcolm ( Ex-Detective Superintendent )

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------hardcover, a Near Fine example, , in a lightly rubbed Very Good price clipped dustjacket, some shallow chipping at tips, 157 pages, b&w photos, ---The most famous member is Ronnie Biggs who escaped from London's Wandsworth prison in 1965.; Bruce Reynolds planned the robbery and as a result has become one of the most notorious criminals in British history.; Ronald Edwards: believed to have wielded the instrument used to hit the train driver over the head. In 1994 he was found hanged in a garage.; Charles Wilson: was in charge of splitting the loot between the robbers. Wilson was nicknamed "the silent man" because he refused to say anything. He was shot and killed in 1990.; Roy James: served 12 years in prison before being imprisoned again in 1993 for assaulting his wife and her father. He died shortly after being released.; Brian Field: made the arrangements of the farmhouse hideout that was used immediately after the robbery. He died in a car crash in 1979.; Gordon Goody: jailed for 30 years and moved to Spain after release.; James Hussey: served 30 years in jail and later opened a restaurant in London's Soho.; Roger Cordrey: jailed for 20 years, serving 14 on appeal.; James White: Spent three years on the run before being caught and sentenced to 18 years.; Tommy Wiseby: threatened and scared the train staff, Wiseby served 30 years in prison before being imprisoned for a further 10 for cocaine dealing.; Bobby Welch: Served 30 years in prison and was released in 1976. Bill Boal: After being caught with £141,000, Boals was charged with receiving stolen goods and jailed for 24 years. Reynolds claimed Boals was not involved in the robbery.; John Wheater: A solicitor who was convicted of conspiring to pervert the course of justice.; Leonard Field: Served 25 years in prison, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo /// NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE///

Title: The Train Robbers -by Ex-Detective Superintendent Malcolm Fewtrell, Former Head of BUCKS CID in Charge of Investigating the Great Train Robbery ( Ronnie Biggs; Bruce Reynolds; Ronald Edwards; Charles Wilson; Roy James; Brian Field; Gordon Goody; et al)

Author Name: Fewtrell, Malcolm ( Ex-Detective Superintendent )

Illustrator: Martin Bronkhurst cover Design

Categories: True Crime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Arthur Barker / The Sunday Telegraph, 1964, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1964

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)

Jacket Condition: Very Good (see description)

Type: Price Clipped Jacket

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163801

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