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GWR steam.

O. S. Nock

GWR steam.

by O. S. Nock

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Published by David and Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL21674775M
ISBN 10071535051X

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Although I'll admit upfront to being a casual, rather than hardcore, locomotive fan, I nonetheless found this an enjoyable book. Focusing on the GWR class "Pendennis Castle," which is currently undergoing restoration to mainline running, it follows the standard Haynes "workshop manual" format, presenting the history, inner workings, operation, and restoration of this famous locomotive/5(2).

Included in this book are photographs and diagrams illustrating the GWR's equipment, some railway stations, its network, shipping and air services, and bus operations, including Western National. Black boards, gilt title to spine.

B/w photos. ISBN: A few minor scuff marks to boards. Located at: Stella Books, Tintern. This book is a companion volume to Mr Nock's Southern Steam, LNER Steam, and LMS Steam, and covers the story of Great Western practice in the years following the grouping of At that time the former independent railways of south and central Wales were brought into the fold of the enlarged Great Western, and specia.

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Driving wheels were from 3 ft 5 in (1, mm) to 4 ft 0 in (1, mm); cylinders were from 9 in × 15 in ( mm × mm) to 12 in × 16 in ( mm × mm).

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