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British Atlantic locomotives.

Cecil J. Allen

British Atlantic locomotives.

by Cecil J. Allen

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Published by Ian Allan in London .
Written in English


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  out of 5 stars Classic British Steam Locomotives. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 4, Verified Purchase. I've been interested in steam locomotives since a teenager, when I used to go trainspotting. I have a few books dealing with the GWR, my area, and the national regions. There is something about this book that draws Reviews: 9. DOWNLOAD NOW» The Great Northern Atlantics, were the first locomotives constructed in Britain to the wheel arrangement. The Atlantics were designed by H.G. Ivatt, locomotive Superintendent of The Great Northern uced from , with the construction at Doncaster Works of small boilered Atlantic number Henry Oakley, which is now preserved in the National Collection at.

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British Atlantic locomotives by Cecil J. Allen Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Atlantic wheel arrangement lent itself particularly well to good-looking locomotive design and by and large the British Atlantics were probably the most graceful range of locomotives that ever ran on British rails. Thus they have always been regarded with particular affection by railway enthusiasts.

Many of. British Atlantic Locomotives by Allen, Cecil J. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Overview. While the wheel arrangement and type name Atlantic would come to fame in the fast passenger service competition between railroads in the United States by mid, the tank locomotive version of the Atlantic type first made its appearance in the United Kingdom inwhen William Adams designed the 1 Class T of the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway (LT&SR).French class: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: Shepperton: Allan, Includes index.

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British Atlantic Locomotives. Survey of Atlantic locomotives detailing history, development and performance. Covers those of the GNR, L&Y, GWR, NER, GCR, LB&SC and NBR. Text supported with photographs, tables of data and performance logs.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. Book Reviews; "Atlantic" Locomotives. In many ways the Atlantic signaled the beginning of the “modern” era of steam locomotive design and development.

While some new technologies would come later (such as superheaters and piston valves) the Atlantic, of the wheel arrangement, pioneered the successful application of the. The North British Railway was opened in as the line from Edinburgh to Berwick-upon-Tweed, and its workshops were initially situated in St.

Margarets, lly other railways were acquired, including in the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway, whose works at Cowlairs, Glasgow were better than that at St. Margarets, which were reduced to repairs only and all production moved to. Attempting to compete against the Caledonian Railway, the North British Railway (NBR) decided to build new and heavier rolling stock in This stock required locomotives more powerful than the existing s, and Reid produced two proposals for s.

A three cylinder compound was rejected, but a two cylinder simple expansion design was. Diesel locomotives. The diesel locomotive classes are given in brackets where applicable.

A large number of different shunter types were purchased by British Rail and its predecessors, many of which were withdrawn prior to the introduction of tables below attempt to list the different types and the different classifications used to describe them as clearly as possible.

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Allen, Cecil J. British Atlantic locomotives, revised & enlarged by G. Freeman Allan. Allen, Cecil J. A famous locomotive Class: the Great Northern Atlantics. Trains AnnualBrewer, F.W. The Great Northern Atlantic type express locomotives. Locomotive Mag. This book was originally envisaged as a purely photographic overview of those British main-line diesel and electric locomotives which managed to find further useful employment across Europe after completion of their careers in the United : £ A History of the North British Locomotive Co.

Ltd., Soft cover book, ”x ”, pp, semi art paper, twelve colour photographic plates, B&W photographs, many of superb quality. It is a model of with ‘British Railways’ on the tender (product number ). It's as good a solution as any to the problem of modelling the wheelbase of a Great Northern built Atlantic, the gap between the driving wheels on the real thing being somewhat tight in itself.

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British Steam Locomotives: The Steam Trains Of Great Britain Shown In PhotographsReviews: British Atlantic Locomotives. This is a second hand hardback edition written by Cecil J. Allen and was published by Ian Allan. An image of the book is shown for your information, if you click on the image a scanned copy of the back cover, contents page or introduction will be displayed.

The North British Locomotive Company came into existence in as an amalgamation of three established Glasgow locomotive manufacturers: Dübs & Co., Sharp Stewart and Neilson Reid.

Each of these companies enjoyed an excellent reputation for its products both at home and abroad. The amalgamation that formed NBL created the largest locomotive builder in the British Empire, building.

Title: British Atlantic Locomotives Author Name: Allen, Cecil J. Categories: Railways, Edition: Reprint Publisher: London, Ian Allan: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Softcover Seller ID: ID Keywords: british atlantic railway history Railways Steam Locomotives steam trains. The practice of naming steam locomotives was continued in the United Kingdom much farther than in other parts of the world.

British Rail even continued the practice onto diesel and electric locomotives. This work will list solely steam locomotives much like the associated lists for named steam locomotives of North America.

Like those pages.Steam Portraits: A collection of steam locomotive images captured during the last years of British Railways steam, to by Nigel Kendall | 16 Oct Paperback.Compiled by the `Railway Gazette' from official drawings supplied by the Chief Mechanical Engineers of the four main-line railways and by the Ministry of Supply.

Detail drawing and description of locomotives. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller 3.