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Steam locomotives of the Eastern European railroads

A. E. Durrant

Steam locomotives of the Eastern European railroads

by A. E. Durrant

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Published by Drake Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe, Eastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Steam locomotives -- Europe, Eastern.,
    • Railroads -- Europe, Eastern.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] A. E. Durrant.
      SeriesDrake international railroad series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ603.4.E8 D87 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p.
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5412590M
      ISBN 10087749455X
      LC Control Number73003722
      OCLC/WorldCa763533

      The British Steam Railway Locomotive - This is a reprint of the volume first published in Detailed text, complete with many illustrations and line drawings ( figs) details the many designs that appeared during the period.   My great uncle, who was a locomotive engineer on the PRR, said one of the problems with steam locomotives was thathey were limited in size due to the 4' /2" track gauge. Otherwise, they could have been even bigger and more powerful. When visiting the Panama Canal, the track I saw looked slightly larger than standard gauge.

      Locomotives designed and built by this firm were among the first to burn anthracite coal successfully, and they surmounted higher grades than had previously been overcome in America or in Europe. In the firm built a locomotive called the Gowan & Marx, weighing but little over eleven tons, for the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad. Item Details. A selection of books on the history of steam locomotives, including The Three Barrels of Steam: A Complete Collector’s File of the Only Three-Cylinder Steam Locomotives Built for Service in the USA, used by the Southern Pacific, Union Pacific and Baldwin Rail lines; Steamliners: Streamlined Steam Locomotives and the American Passenger Train, The Twilight of Steam.

      European Railway Station Where is it No. 27 (images k) andersonb 2: 05/01/20 Author Replies Views; European Railway Station Where is it No. 26B (images k) andersonb 2: European Railway Station Where is it No. 26 (images k) andersonb 2: Swiss Train running? edsaalig: 4: 04/30/ ©, Center for Railroad Photography & Art Monroe Street, Suite , Madison, Wisconsin | | EmailEmail.


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