Dave Peel

Dave Peel taught mathematics for 30 years in Leeds (including a year on Commonwealth Teacher Exchange) before retiring. He has been a life-long railway enthusiast and travelled extensively in search of steam both before and after settling in Dorset in 1999. Since then he has spent considerable time researching four books on diverse railway topics. Locomotive Headboards: The Complete Story came out in 2006, while the other three; Locomotive Testing: A Non-Technical Overview, Starlight Specials:...See more