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Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R.

Peter Grafton

Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R.

by Peter Grafton

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Published by Kestrel Books in Knaresborough (Yorkshire) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thompson, Edward, 1881-1954.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF140.T5 G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p., 32 plates;
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5164635M
    ISBN 100950029599
    LC Control Number74593742
    OCLC/WorldCa164760

      As I see it, a lot of the Thompson debate does revolve around valve gears. The E S Cox Report is just one example. The later rebuilding of The Great Northern can only really be justified on an argument about valve gears - doing away with the conjugated gear, and substituting 3 sets of valve gear with equal length connecting rods because Thompson (I would argue misplaced) thought equal. (Below) This Colour-Rail shot shows Edward Thompson's Class A2/3 No Edward Thompson arriving at York with a southbound train, date unknown but just visible in the background is a BRCW 3-car set awaiting departure for Scarborough This new dmu service commenced on March 17th , replacing most of the weekday steam-hauled passenger.

      The first pic is of a jigsaw titled B1 at York and features a London & North Eastern Railway (LNER) 'B1' class locomotive of Edward Thompson approaching York Station heading a rake of Gresley teak coaches. Four hundred and ten 'B1s' were built by the LNER and British Railways (BR) between and Robert Absalom Thom (14 June November ) was the final Locomotive, Carriage and Wagon Superintendent of the Lancashire, Derbyshire and East Coast Railway, and became a key figure in the locomotive departments of the company's successors, the Great Central Railway and the London & North Eastern Railway.. Biography. Thom was born at Aberdeen on 14 June [1].

    Further details of search terms for staff trades and occupations can be found in Appendix 2 of this guide, below (see also Appendix 6 of D T Hawkings’ Railway Ancestors).. Step 4: Search our catalogue. Using our catalogue, try searching using the index terms outlined in Step 3, restricting your search to the appropriate record series as detailed in Step 2.   Gresley died in and his successor Edward Thompson renumbered the LNER locomotives and Flying Scotsman became number (after a short spell as ). On nationalisation Flying Scotsman carried the number E for a while before becoming (the number she carried until her last run for BR in January ).


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Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R by Peter Grafton Download PDF EPUB FB2

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book 23 cm. Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R [Grafton, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R. Edward Thompson. There is a considerable amount of biographical material relating to Thompson, notably works by Grafton, Hughes and Rogers, the last of whom placed great reliance upon correspondence between himself and several senior officers who survived the period (Roger's describes Thompson's treatment of Spencer as "vindictive").

It is interesting that Thompson appeared to admire. Just before his retirement, an L.N.E.R. class "A2" "Pacific" which was the 2,th locomotive to be built at the Doncaster works, was named "Edward Thompson" in his honour. Thompson had been a member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers since Disambiguation: LNER Class A1 LNER Class A1/A3, LNER Peppercorn Class A1 The LNER Class A1/1 consisted of a single "Pacific" express passenger locomotive rebuilt in from an A1 class locomotive, by Edward Thompson.

It was intended as the prototype of a new design of pacific locomotives improving the A4 design of Thompson’s predecessor Sir Nigel er: Edward Thompson.

Disambiguation: LNER Thompson Class A2 The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) Class A2/3 was a class of steam locomotives. They were newly constructed locomotives, fulfilling the requirement identified by Edward Thompson for a standard express passenger locomotive of the arrangement with 6 ft 2 in ( m) driving wheels.

Fifteen engines were constructed according to this Designer: Edward Thompson. If you would like a good read about ET I'd recommend the book "Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R." written by Peter Grafton and published by Kestrel Books in (I was lucky to spot a copy on ebay).

He was and clearly remains a very misunderstood man. The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) was the second largest (after LMS) of the "Big Four" railway companies created by the Railways Act in Britain.

It operated from 1 January until nationalisation on 1 January At that time, it was divided into the new British Railways' Eastern Region, North Eastern Region, and partially the Scottish RegionSuccessor: British Rail: Eastern Region, North Eastern. Wildebeest wrote:If you would like a good read about ET I'd recommend the book "Edward Thompson of the L.N.E.R." written by Peter Grafton and published by Kestrel Books in (I was lucky to spot a copy on ebay).

EDWARD THOMPSON OF THE L.N.E.R. by Peter Grafton. Published by Kestrel Books. 1st. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. The story of the Chief Mechanical Engineer between and B/w photos. Wrapper grubby with worn corners and some scuffing. ISBN: Stock no.

Price £ Located at: Stella Books. Peter Grafton is the author of Sir Vincent Raven and the North Eastern Railway ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews), Edward Thompson of the LNER ( a.

Edward Thompson herself is waiting on the number "" and an "E" before being described as completed. I am contemplating getting an LNER liveried tender to swap in though, all things considered.

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Join Stephen, Allen, and the haughty Sir Ralph Wedgwood in their first adventure, riding the rails between London and Leeds and taking in the sights and. The London and North Eastern Railway Class A2/2 was a class of six steam locomotives rebuilt by Edward Thompson in and from his predecessor’s P2 Class of express passenger locomotives.

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