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The railway workshops of Britain, 1823-1986

Author: Edgar J Larkin; John G Larkin
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated history of Britain's railway workshops, covering the period from 1823 to 1986, this book deals with the history of the main railway workshops of Britain, a subject of wide-ranging  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Larkin, Edgar J., 1900-
Railway workshops of Britain, 1823-1986.
London : Macmillan, 1988
(OCoLC)581221972
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edgar J Larkin; John G Larkin
ISBN: 0333394313 9780333394311
OCLC Number: 59095511
Description: xix, 266 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, 1 map, plans, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Railway history affecting the workshops before the 1923 amalgamation; railway history affecting the workshops, 1923 to 1947; railway history affecting the workshops since nationalization in 1948; the main works of the former G.W.R.; the main works of the former L.M.S.R.; the main works of the former L.N.E.R.; the main works of the former S.R.; repair of locomotives, carriages and wagons; building a locomotive of the Princess Royal type in 1935; works organization and management; production planning and control; quality assurance; machinery and plant; specialized activities; the railway workshops in two world wars; training of staff; industrial relations; financial control; towards 2000 AD.
Responsibility: Edgar J. Larkin and John G. Larkin.

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