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Single wheeler locomotives

Charles Fryer

Single wheeler locomotives

the brief age of perfection, 1885-1900

by Charles Fryer

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Published by Oxford Pub. Co. in Sparkford, Somerset .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Locomotives -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Railroads -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementCharles Fryer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ603.4.G7 F8 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20923069M
    ISBN 10086093506X
    OCLC/WorldCa28585351

    and beyond About the information in the book Entire books have been written about single classes of locomotives; any book that attempts to explain the locomotives ot an entire continent in 8. The LNER Singles: and Locomotives. The LNER used the designation "X" for all of the single-driver locomotives that it inherited. These had and T wheel arrangements. Three types (X1, X2, and X3) of T tank engines came from the North Eastern Railway (NER) and were used to pull inspection saloons for railway officials.

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    Download a plan to build a scale Climax locomotive. Click on the icon to download this PDF project. Note: This PDF is formatted to print on your home g: Single wheeler. A class of locomotives is a group of locomotives built to a common design, typically for a single railroad or railway. Often members of a particular class had detail variations between individual examples, and these could lead to subclasses. Sometimes technical alterations (especially rebuilding, superheating, re-engining, etc.) move a locomotive from one class to another.


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