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Steam Glossary | The Railway Technical Website | PRC Rail
Here is a collection of over 300 descriptions of the parts of the steam locomotive compiled to assist locomotive enthusiasts to further their knowledge of the most
Steam locomotive - Wikipedia
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.These locomotives are fueled by burning combustible material – usually coal, wood, or oil – to produce steam in a boiler.The steam moves reciprocating pistons which are mechanically connected to the locomotive's main wheels (drivers). Both fuel and water supplies are carried with the
British locomotive manufacturers - Steamindex homepage
British and Irish locomotive manufacture for export. This file originated in Lowe's remarkable British steam locomotive builders (since withdrawn from Norfolk's dismal book collection) and its supplement, but has been augmented by reference to other studies, including some not cited by Lowe. This file excludes the workshops of railway companies which are treated separately.
David Heys steam diesel photo collection - 05 - TRAIN
STEAM TRAINS TO THE LEFT, STEAM TRAINS TO THE RIGHT Introduction by David Hey When asked by Coastline Radio 97.7FM - a local radio station on the Costa del Sol - to talk about train spotting in the Sixties, the idea did not sit easily with me - and just as I feared, when I opened my mouth to speak, a lot of emotional twaddle came out.
Boiler Efficiency and Steam Quality: The Challenge of
Editor's note: Some ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code requirements may have changed because of advances in material technology and/or actual experience. The reader is cautioned to refer to the latest edition of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code for current requirements.
Steam turbine locomotive - Wikipedia
A steam turbine locomotive is a steam locomotive which transmits steam power to the wheels via a steam turbine.Numerous attempts at this type of locomotive were made, mostly without success. In the 1930s this type of locomotive was seen as a way both to revitalize steam power and challenge the diesel locomotives then being introduced.
Union Pacific Diesel Story, 1934-1982 - UtahRails.net
This page was last updated on September 28, 2017. (Return to UP Diesels Index Page)The information presented here is edited and updated from an original version used in Diesels of the Union Pacific, 1934-1982, The Classic Era, Volume 1, by Don Strack (Withers Publishing Co., 1999). Introduction
Diesel/HFO Engine Generator Index - Power Plants Online
Listed 1/2/2018 450kW CAT G398 Generator Sets, 60Hz. Natural Gas. 2 sets for sale. 60Hz. Both sets were rebuilt in 1981. #3 rebuilt at 37,467 hours and #4 at 45,141 hours.
David Heys steam diesel photo collection - 32 - BR
(Below) The 50th Anniversary of the closure of Guildford Motive Power Depot and the end of steam on the Southern Region. Retired railwaymen and steam fans gathered at Guildford railway station on Farnham Road bridge on Sunday July 9 2017 for the unveiling of a plaque to commemorate Guildford's engine shed that closed exactly 50 years ago.
Books relating to steam locomotive development & railways
Authorhip of sources of information about steam locomotive development mainly that in books. Bibliography