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RailwaysRailways were very much ‘in the blood' John Eric Robinson (dad), born in Crewe in 1902, the second child and the eldest son of John Robinson, assistant chief electrical engineer to the London & North Western Railway. John Robinson was in turn the eldest son of the redoubtable (and famous) Ben ...
Keywords: blood, crewe, hardwicke, race, wembley, euston, school, lnwr, willesden, span, chester, holyhead, llandudno, fitter, fitter, rhyl, shedmaster, sowerby, yorkshire, shedmaster, stud, council, bicycle, standby, shedmaster, solomon, trevithick, stubbornness, stephenson, patton, counteract, willesden, llandudno, wartime, post-war
RailwaysClimb aboard one of Railfreight Distribution's key automotive trains for a spectacular 200-mile circular journey from Longbndge to Swindon and back. Motive power is provided by two Tinsley-based Class 47s working in multiple, both of them Wired for Sound for full Sulzer authenticty! RfD's ... From the series Wired for Sound
Keywords: rover, longbridge, swindon, railfreight, 200-mile, longbndge, swindon, sulzer, longbridge-swindon, longbridge, norton, lickey, cheltenham, gloucester, standish, 12-mile, sapperton, tunnel, kemble, single-track, swindon, highworth, rover, swindon, didcot, oxford, banbury, fenny, compton, leamington, hatton, birmingham, solihull, tyseley, saltley, washwood, camp, rout, longbridge, haulage
RailwaysAs earlier generations of diesel and electric traction have been superseded around the world they have slipped out of use with little attention while steam has been chased till it disappears. Among these diesels and electrics are early British exports and some classics developed in Europe and ...
Keywords: till, america, little-known, well-known, post-war, bouton, hedjaz, mckeen, cuba, indonesia, indonesian, three-phase, italian, three-phase, peru, china, russia
RailwaysThe Great Western Railway's Swindon Works was the largest employer in the area, even during the early British Railway years. For well over a hundred years thousands of apprentices and ‘trainees' passed through its doors to learn the trades of the railways. Throughout its lifetime the apprenticeship ...
Keywords: swindon, swindon, marriage, forbidden, swindon, policy, post-war, first-hand, in-depth, rosa, matheson, swindon
RailwaysThe name Fishguard conjures a sense of adventure. Rightly so, for the vast majority of travellers, Fishguard is a mere stepping stone on the long journey to Ireland. However the traditional Boat train starts from London some 4 1/2 hours earlier but we join it an hour into its journey at Swindon. ... From the series Driver`s Eye Views
Keywords: fishguard, swindon, fishguard, fishguard, fishguard, stone, ireland, swindon, swindon, bristol, parkway, severn, tunnel, brunel, cardiff, swansea, fishguard, stena, ferry, emerald, clarbeston, fishguard, token
RailwaysThe D&SER served one of the most populous and picturesque parts of Ireland with its origins as far back as 1834. This comprehensive and thoroughly researched history is fully illustrated throughout, with photographs, drawings and other documents. Includes listings of all locomotives and passenger ...
Keywords: dublin, ireland, ernie, shepherd, gerry, beesley, wexford, ross, waterford, dublin, personnel, damage
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