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A Century of Southern Pacific Steam Locomotives

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First edition of this comprehensive history of the Southern Pacific line, focusing specifically on the steam locomotives in use from 1862-1962. Over the years the SP had over 4000 steam locomotives and this book is intended to provide a pictorial review of those engines as well as a systematic listing of the nearly 300 railroad companies that were consolidated into SP over the years. The book is divided into three sections: Section 1 is a pictorial of the 21 classes… More >>

A Century of Southern Pacific Steam Locomotives

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Steam Locomotives of the Frisco Line

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The story of a fleet of fine steam locomotives that handled fast passenger trains and provided unexcelled freight service with an enviable record for on-time performance and efficiency. Illustrated with black & white photographs, locomotive schematics, and even reproductions of old time-tables…. More >>

Steam Locomotives of the Frisco Line

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Steam Locomotives

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A beautiful pictorial from the glory days of railroads. Excellent condition throughout…. More >>

Steam Locomotives

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Laminated Steam Locomotives Trains Educational History Chart Print Poster 24×36

  • A LAMINATED Publishing House Authorized Open Edition Print
  • Lamination Protects Your Investment, Ready to Hang or Frame
  • Image Size is 24×36
  • Overall Size is 24×36
  • Fits a Standard Size Frame

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LAMINATED Quality Art Print Direct From Publisher… More >>

Laminated Steam Locomotives Trains Educational History Chart Print Poster 24×36

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Building Small Steam Locomotives: A Practical Guide to Making Engines for Garden Gauges

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If you have an ambition to build a small live steam locomotive, but are daunted by the skills required, then this book is for you. Written in his clear and encouraging style, Peter Jones demystifies the whole process for those with little or no previous experience. Contents include: An explanation of terms; Basic metalworking processes; Step-by-step project guides; Machining; Boilermaking; Painting; and Finishing. Fully illustrated throughout with color photograph… More >>

Building Small Steam Locomotives: A Practical Guide to Making Engines for Garden Gauges

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Steam Trains Locomotives 2017 Monthly Wall Calendar, 12″ x 12″

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2017 Calendar featuring beautiful full color photographed images for every month of the year. Includes Holidays and Observances. Keep your appointments and Birthdays organized in one place! Perfect for office spaces, bedrooms, classrooms and more! Makes a great gift for friends and family!… More >>

Steam Trains Locomotives 2017 Monthly Wall Calendar, 12″ x 12″

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British Steam Locomotives: The Steam Trains Of Great Britain Shown In 200 Photographs

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An overview of the different locomotives from British Heritage lines across the country…. More >>

British Steam Locomotives: The Steam Trains Of Great Britain Shown In 200 Photographs

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How Steam Locomotives Really Work

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Steam locomotives were developed in the early part of the 19th Century, initially by Trevithick, and then most successfully by George Stephenson, whose engine Locomotion inaugurated the famous Stockton and Darlington Railway in 1825. For the next 150 years, steam locomotives were further developed and refined, until the advent of new electrical technology superseded them. Although British Railways operated its last main-line steam locomotives in 1968, there is still… More >>

How Steam Locomotives Really Work

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