Racecourses : Here today & gone tomorrow

The 4 volumes of this book are now available for purchase (see ordering details below)

Racecourses: Here today and Gone tomorrow by John Slusar

Printed by W&G Baird, Ireland

Volume 1 :North of Hatfield £19.99 (postage & packing £4)
ISBN 978-0-9957632-0-3
The first 8 chapters of this 652 page book provide a brief history of 774 former English courses, complete with many OS maps showing the positions of the courses.

Chapter 9 matches each of the current 33 English courses North of Hatfield with 33 previous courses, searching for reasons why some have survived whilst others have fallen by the wayside.

Volume 2 : South of Hatfield £14.99 (postage & packing £3)
ISBN 978-0-9957632-1-0
The first 8 chapters of this 352 page book provide a brief history of 400 former English courses, complete with many OS maps showing the positions of the courses.

Chapter 9 matches each of the current 18 English courses South of Hatfield with 18 previous courses, searching for reasons why some have survived whilst others have fallen by the wayside.

Volume 3 : Wales & Scotland £9.99 (postage & packing £3)
ISBN 978-0-9957632-2-7
The first 8 chapters of this 180 page book provide a brief history of 140 former Welsh and Scottish courses, complete with many OS maps showing the positions of the courses.

Chapter 9 matches each of the current 8 Welsh/Scottish courses with 8 previous courses, searching for reasons why some have survived whilst others have fallen by the wayside.

Volume 4 : Irish Racecourses £9.99 (postage & Packing £3)
ISBN  978-0-9957632-3-4
The first 8 chapters of this 264 page book provide a brief history of 235 former Irish courses, complete with many OSi maps showing the positions of the courses.

Chapter 9 matches each of the current 26 Irish courses with 26 previous courses, searching for reasons why some have survived whilst others have fallen by the wayside.

Books are only available for purchase by emailing John Slusar at johnwslusar@gmail.com, stating which volume(s)you require, and whether you wish to pay by cheque or Direct Bank Transfer. A significant donation is to be made to the Injured Jockeys Fund from the first 500 sold, and to Horatio’s Garden Charity from the second 500 sold.

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  Quantity Cost
Volume 1 North of Hatfield £19.99 + £4 p&p    
Volume 2 South of Hatfield £14.99 + £3 p&p    
Volume 3 Wales & Scotland £9.99 + £3 p&p    
Volume 4 Ireland £9.99 + £3 p&p    
Volumes 1 - 4 £54.96 + £5 p&p    
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