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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the next 150 years, steam locomotives were further developed and refined, until the advent of new electrical technology superseded them.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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The Impressionist (work in progress) Long Trailer


This trailer was made while the miniseries was still bing made the picture is still ungraded, the sond unmixed and the music itself is from other movies. It also contains shots and scenes which were eventually taken off the final cut (Monet screaming, various lines from old Monet… and a steam train from the wrong period, just to mention a few). It is devided in varous sections: one about Monet, one about Manet, Degas and Cezanne

6 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - October 7, 2012 at 10:38 pm

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How Do Steam Engines and Diesel Engines Work?


A little learning segment on the DOTD minisite. Very informative if you ask me. Sorry that it’s out of sync. The real thing is here: www.thomasandfriends.com

25 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - June 1, 2012 at 10:33 pm

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Steam locomotives 3016 & 3112 hard at work.


Steam locomotives 3016 & 3112 storm through Bargo with a NSW Rail Transport Museum tour to Moss Vale on Sunday October 15th, 2006.

15 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - April 28, 2012 at 10:38 pm

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A Great Railroad at Work – 1942 American Railroads & Trains Documentary


Climb aboard the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad in the early 1940’s and ride behind electric & steam locomotives and first generation diesels. This film also shows a wide range of buses, trolleys, ferries and other modes of transport owned by the railroad to help perform its core business of freight and passenger transportation. There are scenes from inside the workshops, in the freight yards, views of the “Yankee Clipper” and inside the luxury passenger carriages. The railroad infrastructure is seen, including the large stations. You’ll even see trains being transferred via barges along the rivers!

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How Steam Engines Work


Demo of a Scale Steam Engine

25 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - January 19, 2012 at 9:38 pm

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How do steam engine work?

Don’t make an answer like “they heat up water and it create steam.Ta-da! you’ve got electricity blah!,blah!,blah! I’m such an idiot.” I want full introdution step by step process how they work.

5 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - August 31, 2011 at 10:33 pm

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Coming through: Prep work almost done for Lansdale Day Special

Coming through: Prep work almost done for Lansdale Day Special
LANSDALE — The Lansdale train station soon will see something it has not seen in decades — a private passenger train with cars that once belonged to the Reading Railroad.

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