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Industrial narrow gauge railways

Ian Dean

Industrial narrow gauge railways

by Ian Dean

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Published by Shire in Aylesbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads, Industrial -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Railroads, Narrow-gage -- Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementIan Dean.
    SeriesShire albums -- 145
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE3816
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(32)p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22332386M
    ISBN 100852637527

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This page volume is only an introduction to the fascinating world of industrial narrow gauge railways. The book is self-described as examining "those railways in Britain that served industry and had a track gauges smaller than the British 'standard gauge' of 4 feet 8 1/2 inches/5(3).

Bill Hudson Transport Books - Narrow Guage, Industrial and Light Railway Books. The book comprises some 96 pages of pictures of industrial narrow gauge operations, with brief but interesting descriptions of the railway, stock and of the operations depicted on each page, with just a short snippet of history thrown in for good measure.5/5(2).

Welcome to the home of industrial narrow gauge railways in Europe. This web site has been built to record information regarding current industrial and commercial narrow gauge railways operating throughout Europe.: The type of railways covered can vary from a small hand worked line with a single wagon, to the large freight and passenger carrying networks that had still been operated until.

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Home › New Books › Industrial & Narrow Gauge. Search for Steam: Industrial Railways Amberley. Regular price £ The Corris Industrial narrow gauge railways book The Story of a. Narrow Gauge & Industrial. likes. Narrow Gauge and Industrial is the home of NG&IRM Review and RCL Publications.

The Railways of Sir Arthur Percival Heywood This is a large book with pages, over photographs, 42 modellers’ scale drawings, 40 drawings, diagrams, maps and plans. The use of narrow-gauge railways in Britain declined throughout the first half of the 20th century.

This decline accelerated after the Second World War as improved road transport displaced railways in industry and for passenger service. In however, a group of railway enthusiasts, alarmed at the loss of this part of British industrial heritage, stepped in to save the failing Talyllyn Railway.

This page volume is only an introduction to the fascinating world of industrial narrow gauge railways. The book is self-described as examining "those railways in Britain that served industry and had a track gauges smaller than the British 'standard gauge' of 4 feet 8 1/2 inches.

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Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways is a small (6 by 8 inch) British booklet of only 32 pages containing 45 black and white historic photographs of both steam and internal combustion locomotives, and the rolling stock they pulled. It is primarily a history book, as most or all of Britain's surviving narrow gauge railways are preservation s: 2.

Industrial narrow gauge railways. [Ian Dean] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ian Dean. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Great Britain -- Industrial narrow gauge railway services, to ; Confirm this request. The Industrial Railway Society was founded in as the Birmingham Locomotive Club - Industrial Locomotive Information Section.

The Society is the leading organization in the United Kingdom devoted to the study of all aspects, and all gauges, of privately owned industrial railways and locomotives, both at home and overseas.

^ Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways in England ^ "Narrow Gauge Heaven gallery page". ^ Howat, Patrick (). The Lochaber Narrow Gauge Railway: Operated by Balfour, Beatty & Co. Ltd., and The British Aluminium Co. Ltd. between Fort William and Loch Teig.

Narrow gauge, industrial and miniature railways. Industrial railways, light railways, narrow gauge railways and miniature (5" - 15") railways. Trams are in the Trams and Buses section; a light railway calling itself a tramway, such as Wantage, may be in this section as well. The railways range from the narrow-gauge operations at Kettering to the complete standard-gauge lines of the Wroxton Oxfordshire system.

There is an excellent informative commentary which really enhances the appeal of the programme. All in all strongly recommended to anyone with in an interest in UK industrial railways. RSS. Books and magazines for narrow gauge and industrial railway modellers.

Books and magazines for narrow gauge and industrial railway modellers. The home of the REVIEW and RCL Publications. Sign in. Search. Cart 0. Finescale 7mm Narrow Gauge Trackwork NG. INDUSTRIAL NARROW GAUGE ALBUM (HARDBACK) This book gives an excellent overview of the many and varied industrial narrow gauge railways that have operated in Britain over the last century or so.

It primarily consists of around photographs of such railways, grouped into ten geographical areas and each with a detailed caption. All forms of motive power are illustrated from the horse to the. By Paul Jarman In a small foundry in Poole, Dorset, manufactured its first successful railway locomotive.

There was no hunger for glamour, but instead a desire to produce an affordable and effective steam engine for use on industrial narrow gauge tramways as might be employed in mining or manufacturing. Named loca. A narrow-gauge railway (narrow-gauge railroad in the US) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than standard 1, mm (4 ft 8 1 ⁄ 2 in).Most narrow-gauge railways are between mm (1 ft 11 5 ⁄ 8 in) and 1, mm (3 ft 6 in).

Since narrow-gauge railways are usually built with tighter curves, smaller structure gauges, and lighter rails, they can be less costly to build, equip, and.

Narrow gauge railways in the British Isles following the Second World War were either on their last legs, had already closed or were about to. The passenger narrow gauge lines in Ireland had all gone by the s and those in Scotland had perished long before.

Preservation, in the form of voluntary run railways, was in its infancy.Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways by Ian Dean,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways: Ian Dean: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience.Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways. One of the lesser known Shire titles, with archive photographs, along with images of industrial lines in the s.

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