Locomotive

Locomotive
Author: Brian Floca
Pages: 64
ISBN: 9781442485228
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Release: 2013-09-03
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

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The Caldecott Medal Winner, Sibert Honor Book, and New York Times bestseller Locomotive is a rich and detailed sensory exploration of America’s early railroads, from the creator of the “stunning” (Booklist) Moonshot. It is the summer of 1869, and trains, crews, and family are traveling together, riding America’s brand-new transcontinental railroad. These pages come alive with descriptive details of the journey: the sounds, speed, and strength of the mighty locomotives; the work that keeps them moving; and the thrill of travel from plains to mountain to ocean. Come sit inside the caboose, feel the heat of the engine, watch the landscape race by. Come ride the rails, come cross the young country!

Locomotive

Locomotive
Author: Anonim
Pages: 64
ISBN: 1416994157
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Release: 2013-09-03
Editor: Atheneum
Language: en

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Presents a visual exploration of America's early railroads, examining the sounds, speed, and strength of the fledgling transcontinental locomotives and the experiences of pioneering travelers.

The Model Railroader s Guide to Locomotive Servicing Terminals

The Model Railroader s Guide to Locomotive Servicing Terminals
Author: Martin J. McGuirk
Pages: 80
ISBN: 0890244146
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Release: 2001-10
Editor: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
Language: en

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Learn about prototype engine servicing areas and their functions, and how to model them on any layout. Includes tips and techniques for modeling trackage, structures, and other terminal details appropriate for the steam or diesel era.

Locomotive Railway Carriage and Wagon Review

Locomotive  Railway Carriage and Wagon Review
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015075035421
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Release: 1904
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Annual Report of the Director Bureau of Locomotive Inspection

Annual Report of the Director  Bureau of Locomotive Inspection
Author: United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015026993504
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Release: 1913
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Annual Report of the Director of Locomotive Inspection

Annual Report of the Director of Locomotive Inspection
Author: United States. Interstate Commerce Commission
Pages: 329
ISBN: OSU:32435061959888
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Release: 1923
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Locomotive Engineers Journal

Locomotive Engineers Journal
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:36105126468342
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Release: 1942
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen s Magazine

Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen s Magazine
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: WISC:89062207840
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Release: 1907
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Illustrated Catalogue of Narrow gauge Locomotives

Illustrated Catalogue of Narrow gauge Locomotives
Author: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Pages: 452
ISBN: WISC:89089675862
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Release: 1900
Editor: Philadelphia, Pa. : Burnham, Williams
Language: en

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Locomotive Cyclopedia of American Practice

Locomotive Cyclopedia of American Practice
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015021799575
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Release: 1909
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Report of the Sections of Railroad Safety and of Locomotive Inspection Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service of the Interstate Commerce Commission

Report of the Sections of Railroad Safety and of Locomotive Inspection  Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service of the Interstate Commerce Commission
Author: United States. Interstate Commerce Commission. Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service. Section of Railroad Safety
Pages: 329
ISBN: OSU:32435054501549
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Release: 1965
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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An Introduction to Great Western Locomotive Development

An Introduction to Great Western Locomotive Development
Author: Jim Champ
Pages: 360
ISBN: 9781473877856
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Release: 2018-02-28
Editor: Pen and Sword
Language: en

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The first thought, when contemplating a new study of the Great Western Railway locomotive fleet, must surely be to ask what can there be left to say? But there is no single source which gives a general introduction to the Great Western locomotive fleet. There are monographs on individual classes, an excellent multi-volume detail study from the RCTS, and superb collections of photographs, but nothing that brings it all together. This work is intended to provide that general introduction.The volume begins with a series of short essays covering general trends in design development, whilst the main body of the volume covers individual classes. For each class there is a small table containing some principal dimensions and paragraphs of text, covering an introduction, renumbering, key changes in the development of the class and information on withdrawal.The volume concludes with appendices covering the development and types of standard boilers, the various numbering schemes used by the GWR, the arcane subject of locomotive diagrams and lot numbers, and a short reference on the many lines the GWR engulfed.The majority of illustrations are new profile drawings to a consistent format. Described as sketches, they are drawn to a consistent scale, but do not claim to be scale drawings. Much minor equipment has been omitted and the author has certainly not dared to include rivets! Although most are based around GWR weight diagrams, they are not simple traces of the original drawings. Detail has been added from other sources, components copied from different drawings and details have been checked against historical and modern photographs. One must also bear in mind that steam locomotives were not mass produced. Minor fittings frequently varied in position and changes were made over the locomotives' lifetimes. Nevertheless, this collection of drawings provides a uniquely consistent view of the GWR locomotive fleet.

Steam Diesel Locomotive Servicing Terminals

Steam   Diesel Locomotive Servicing Terminals
Author: Tony Koester
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781627005272
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Release: 2018-10-01
Editor: Kalmbach Publishing Co
Language: en

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This all-new book by Tony Koester explains how steam, diesel, and electric servicing facilities work, with details on the processes and equipment that can be replicated on model railroad layouts. The book includes: • An overview of locomotive maintenance. • Model railroad track plans and modeling examples. • Prototype photos of servicing terminals, roundhouses, turntables, sand houses and towers, and more.

Railway Locomotives and Cars

Railway Locomotives and Cars
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015013031888
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Release: 1834
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Development of the Locomotive Engine

Development of the Locomotive Engine
Author: Angus Sinclair
Pages: 680
ISBN: UOM:39015020158906
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Release: 1907
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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How not to Paint a Locomotive

How  not  to Paint a Locomotive
Author: Christopher Vine
Pages: 166
ISBN: 0955335906
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Release: 2006
Editor: Christopher Vine 2008
Language: en

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With colour photographs and 30 diagrams, this book takes the beginner through the necessary stages and processes in painting a model engineering subject. It includes: selection and making of equipment, paint, preparation, spray and hand painting, fixing blemishes, lining, transfers, tips on how to look after the paintwork, and a list of suppliers.

Locomotive Repairs in the Running Shed

Locomotive Repairs in the Running Shed
Author: Locomotive
Pages: 50
ISBN: CHI:087166594
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Release: 1911
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The Model Railroader s Guide to Diesel Locomotives

The Model Railroader s Guide to Diesel Locomotives
Author: Jeff Wilson
Pages: 87
ISBN: 9780890247617
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Release: 2009
Editor: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
Language: en

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Learn the history, spotting features, characteristics, and operation of diesel locomotives, plus how to determine appropriate eras, and details and features.

Shop Hints on Locomotive Valve Setting

Shop Hints on Locomotive Valve Setting
Author: Jack Britton
Pages: 350
ISBN: UOM:39015020158047
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Release: 1925
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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Inspection of Locomotives

Inspection of Locomotives
Author: United States. U.S. Congress. Senate. Committee on interstate commerce
Pages: 92
ISBN: STANFORD:36105111140518
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Release: 1915
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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