Download PDF by Gordon Edgar: Industrial Locomotives & Railways of the South and West of

By Gordon Edgar

during this moment quantity in a nearby sequence exploring business locomotives and railways in England, Wales and Scotland, we movement directly to Southern England and the West state. This area, stretching from Kent to Cornwall, used to be blessed with many various and interesting business railway structures, which served energy stations, collieries, paper generators, docks, quarries, brickworks and the lesser-visited army institutions. certainly, many of the country’s final operating commercial steam locomotives have been to be present in the south east post-cessation of steam traction on British Railways, and those are coated, in addition to other kinds of traction of normal and slender gauges.

In a set of old images, observed via specified captions, the writer explores those interesting railways and their locomotives, revealing what was once to be discovered round the sector within the latter half the 20th century.

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