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British steam locomotive builders

Author: James W Lowe
Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen & Sword Transport, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the early 1800s and for nearly 170 years, steam locomotives were built in Great Britain and Ireland, by a variety of firms, large and small. James Lowe spent many years accumulating a considerable archive of material on the History of the locomotive building industry, from its early beginnings at the dawn of railways, until the end of steam locomotive construction in the 1960s. British Steam Locomotive Builders  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James W Lowe
ISBN: 9781473822894 1473822890
OCLC Number: 889509628
Notes: Originally published: Cambridge : Goose, 1975.
Description: 704 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: James W. Lowe.

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The reprinting of this important book will fill a gap in available publications on locomotive construction, which has existed for many years.  Read more...

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