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Thursday, February 6, 2020 | History

7 edition of Classic Steam Trains of the South found in the catalog.

Classic Steam Trains of the South

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Published by TLC Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads - History,
  • Railroads - Pictorial,
  • Transportation / Railroads / General,
  • Transportation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8685113M
    ISBN 101883089557
    ISBN 109781883089559
    OCLC/WorldCa45862477

    With the potential to be a locked-room mystery on wheels, small wonder that many writers — including Graham Greene and Ian Fleming — were drawn to it. When an excursion train heading for the seaside resort of Blackpool is deliberately derailed, Stringer must investigate a death — in which he may be culpable — and a sinister conspiracy. Slight wear to the top rear edge of the covers. A paperback edition of a book first published in by David and Charles.

    These locomotives are fueled by burning combustible material—usually coal, wood, or oil—to produce steam in a boiler. Small wear upper front right corner Bb7 Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. The opening story, Barbox Brothers, includes brilliant descriptions of the vast, eponymous junction by night: "Mysterious goods trains, covered with palls and gliding on like vast weird funerals … " There is then a satire on railway refreshment rooms, Dickens having been slighted a few months beforehand by the staff of the refreshment room at Rugby. Model Railroader is the world's leading model train magazine, and MR covers every scale! The third piece is The Signal-Man, a ghost story about a train crash in a tunnel. They bought it from Bill Kazel, who had made substantial repairs to the building in the s.

    Inevitably, among the usual collection of aristocratic misfits and malcontents, a body is eventually found, and Miss Marple solves the case. VG with some browning of the pages. Fine in a Fine dust wrapper. Small format. For the first time, the details of these landmark machines are illustrated with a selection of superb builder's photos and publicity images taken with large-format cameras and housed in the Broadbelt Collection at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. The other two O class locomotives were more of a goods locomotive and the N class locomotives were made for working passenger trains along the new "Intercolonial Railway", which ran through the Adelaide Hills.


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