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Locomotive engineering

John Alexander Hill

Locomotive engineering

a practical journal of railway motive power and rolling stock

by John Alexander Hill

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Published by A. Sinclair, J.A. Hill [etc.] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads,
  • Periodicals,
  • Locomotives

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSinclair, Angus, 1841-1919
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ1 .R2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25465162M
    LC Control Number10025765
    OCLC/WorldCa13144214

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      The British Steam Railway Locomotive Volume 2 - original copy, complete with illustrations and line drawings, detailing the many designs that appeared during the period. Also includes pull out American Locomotive Engineering and Railway Mechanism (Hardback or Cased Book) $ $ The Locomotive Engineer book collection is a collection of 24 late 19th century and early 20th century books concerning the most critical of men in the early days of locomotive transportation - the engineer.

      Locomotive engineers must be certified by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA). The certification, conducted by the railroad that employs them, involves a written knowledge test, a skills test, and a supervisor determining that the engineer understands all physical aspects of the particular route on which he or she will be :// The book contains technical diagrams. A picture containing the contents page is included. pages. An rare addition to any railway/engineering collection or a thoughtful gift. This book is part of GWR collection, so please feel free to take a look and contact me for a multi purchase discount. Condition. In good condition for the age of the ://


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