RailwaysFrom humble beginnings in the 1800s, the Pennsylvania Railroad grew to be one of the most powerful, influential railroads in American history--a railroad that Fortune Magazine called 'a nation unto itself.' It owned its own shops, coal mines, hotels, communications system, and power plants, not to ...
Keywords: pennsylvania, railroad, humble, fortune, penn, manhattan, pennsy, industrialized, horse, color, schafer, soloman, york, steel, twilight, america
Buses, Road VehiclesThe Speedy and silent vehicles were much admired by all who use them. Herein one can relive such jouneys or simply enjoy the street scenes form the past, when sleek electric buses graced the highway. From the series Trolleybus Classics
Keywords: portsmouth, trolleybus, highway, trolleybus, cosham, hilsea, hilsea, hotel, guildhall, hilsea, strand, fratton, hilsea, parade, copnor, dockyard, eastney, milton, eastney, bradford, parade, dockyard, palmerston, hampshire
RailwaysThe National Railway Museum at York Houses Britain's very large collection of railway posters. This Second volume in a series, uses our National Collection to take a journey around Northumberland, Durham and Yorkshire using many previously unseen images. The result is a stunning artistic guide to ...
Keywords: poster, poster, york, northumberland, durham, yorkshire, poster, heritage, furness, peak, croeso, gymru, tourism
RailwaysIntroduced in March 1961, the 'Deltics' were designed to an unusual concept. They had two Napier 18-cylinder engines, originally designed for marine applications, giving an output of 3,300bhp and allowing for a maximum speed of 100mph. As the 'Deltics' were unlike any other BR design, before or ... From the series Power of …. (books)
Keywords: deltics, deltics, 18-cylinder, marine, output, deltics, withdrawn, yorkshire, infantry, deltics, whiteley
RailwaysThis eighth volume of the series continues toexpand the knowledge of British Private Owner wagons, their owners and their operation. Indeed, within these covers is much new material which has recentlycome into the public domain and which adds greatlyto the understanding of the subject. As usual a ... From the series Private Owner Wagons
Keywords: toexpand, domain, greatlyto, waggon, bradford, yeovil, turton, oldbury, corrigenda, bradford, yeovil
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