Lms Railway Road Vehicles

Author: Alan Earnshaw



Category: Transportation, Automotive

Page: 48

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The LMS was a major pioneer in the development of commercial road vehicles. This is an illustrated history of the vehicles operated by the LMS and its predecessors from 1923 to 1947. It also includes LMS horse drawn vehicles and the LMS buses of the period.

Contemporary Perspective on LMS Railway Signalling Vol 1

Semaphore Swansong

Author: Allen Jackson

Publisher: Crowood


Category: Transportation

Page: 192

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For over 150 years Britain's railways have relied on a system of semaphore signalling, but by 2020, all semaphore signals and lineside signal boxes will be gone. In his previous book, author Allen Jackson covered the GWR lines; here, he continues his journey by providing a pictorial record of the last operational signalling and infrastructure on Britain's railway network, as it applied to the former London, Midland and Scottish Railway (and lines owned jointly with other companies). This first volume covers the routes of the following companies: Midland Railway; Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway; Furness Railway; Glasgow and South Western Railway, and North Staffordshire Railway. Beautifully illustrated with over 400 contemporary images and with detailed information from a 2003-2014 survey, this is an essential resource for anyone with an interest in the traditional signalling systems of railways in Britain.

Automobile Engineer

A Technical Journal Devoted to the Theory and Practice of Automobile and Aircraft Construction




Category: Automobiles


View: 261

Railway and Highway Transportation Abroad

A Study of Existing Relationships, Recent Competitive Measures and Coordination Policies

Author: William Rodney Long



Category: Railroads

Page: 446

View: 216