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RailwaysAuthor Sean Graham-White takes readers inside GEs Erie, Pennsylvania, facilities for a privileged look at the design, manufacture, testing and even the sale and marketing of the Evolution series and its GEVO powerplant, leaving no major component unexamined. Photographs from rail photographers ...
Keywords: sean, graham-white, erie, pennsylvania, gevo, floor, canada, railroad, personnel, railroad, railroad, graham-white, sean, graham-white, impetus, platform, america
RailwaysIt was twenty years ago when the Berlin Wall came down and Tele Rail were the amongst the very first western documentary film crews to take a close look at the steam lines that were a legacy of the communist era. Now twenty years later it's a fitting time to see how these steam lines have adapted ...
Keywords: german, berlin, crews, communist, heritage, germany, germany, worth, rhine, brohltalbahn, plandampf, german, harz, winter, quedlinburg, snowy, brocken, sauschwaenzlebahn, germany, schwebebahn, doberan, gohren, germany, communist, german, radebeul, oberwiesenthal, saxon, dresden
Buses, Road VehiclesIn 1939, shortly before the outbreak of the World War 2, Birmingham City Transport was the biggest municipal operator in England, with a fleet that comprised 701 trams, 47motorbuses and 78 trolleybuses. It possessed the largest fleet of 3ft 6in gauge trams in the country and had a been a pioneer in ... From the series Glory Days …
Keywords: birmingham, birmingham, municipal, pioneer, trolleybus, tram, trolleybus, birmingham, take-over, birmingham, tramcar, trolleybus, trolleybus, birmingham, tram, outlast, trolleybus, birmingham, birmingham, keeley, birmingham, wmpte, in1969, memorabilia, ephemera, municipal, birmingham, maclolm, keeley, birmingham
MaritimeIn his very first book for Ian Allan Publishing, Brian Patton examines the history of Clyde steamers from the earliest days, through to their final demise. Starting the story in 1877, when the first vessels designed to provide passengers with an increased level of comfort (to encourage an interest ... From the series Glory Days …
Keywords: clyde, patton, clyde, encourage, clyde, mid-1970s, clyde, queen, glad, dunoon, rothesay, winter, scotland, duchess, montrose, clyde, patton
Buses, Road VehiclesBased in Canterbury, the company covered a wide area of Kent bounded on the sea on three sides and by fellow BET Company Maidstone & District to the west. This area included the Channel ports, and the company was a pioneer of continental coach tours from as early as 1919. It was also heavily ... From the series Glory Days …
Keywords: kent, canterbury, kent, maidstone, pioneer, airline, ferry, europabus, kent, leyland, kent, glyn, kraemer-johnson, bishop, kent, twilight, kent
Buses, Trams, Road VehiclesThe history of public transport in Reading, from the horse tramway that opened in 1879 to the present day bus fleet which is one of the last few to remain in municipal hands. The illustrations record the great variety of trams, trolleybuses and diesel buses operated over the years. From the series Glory Days …
Keywords: horse, tramway, municipal, horse
Road Vehicles, OtherPresented in an entertaining and informative way by leading tractor expert Allan Condie, whose knowledge of the subject spans over half a century, this new book brings all aspects of agricultural engineering to life. Fascinating colour photographs illuminate the history of the manufacturer, the ... From the series Great Tractor Builders
Keywords: tractor, fordson, tractor, condie, agricultural, manufacturer, farm, condie, henry, ford, tractor, pioneer, irish, dagenham, ferguson
Trams, Road VehiclesA complex network of almost four route miles served the coastal communities and it carried a fine fleet of traditional open-top electric tramcars. The earlier horse worked system is also extensively illustrated, as are many long-lost local landmarks. From the series Tramway Classics
Keywords: yarmouth, gorleston, caister, open-top, horse, long-lost, mackley, newtown, wellington, fishwharf, vauxhall, caister, gorleston, termini, southtown, fancy, tramway, norfolk
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