Search

Posts Tagged ‘inside’

Führerstandsmitfahrt 41-1144 Teil 3/4 / Inside driver’s cabin of 41-1144 part 3/4


Einige Szenen von der Führerstandsmitfahrt auf der 41-1144 von Erfurt/Nord über Erfurt HBF, Arnstadt, nach Saalfeld/Saale TEIL 3 von 4 , zwischen Arnstadt und Saalfeld an der Saale, HBF Some scenes of my travel inside driver’s cab of the German steam locomotive 41-1144. The route was…

10 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - March 6, 2013 at 2:45 am

Categories: Vintage Steam Locomotives   Tags: , , , , , ,

Do train drivers let off steam as a safety valve,when someone stokes up the fire burning inside them?

5 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - April 10, 2011 at 11:16 pm

Categories: Vintage Steam Trains   Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

How do people light the burner inside a steam locomotive?

Do they simply light the coals with a match/lighter or is there a different way i.e. like a special ignition system? Also how long does it take a typical medium sized steam engine to boil enough to be operatable (be able to move) after the boiler is lit?

1 comment - What do you think?  Posted by - February 1, 2010 at 5:34 am

Categories: Vintage Steam Locomotives   Tags: , , , , ,