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British Railways Steam Locomotive Allocations 1948-1968

British Railways Steam Locomotive Allocations 1948-1968

Regular price £50.00

A comprehensive companion volume to Hugh Longworth's hugely successful British Railways Steam Locomotives 1948-1968, this latest title provides a class-by-class/locomotive-by-locomotive allocation record of all steam locomotives that were in service on 1 January 1948, or built between that date and 1966. Following years of continual research, this tide contains updated information discovered by the author since his earlier book.

Drawing upon seven vital years in the steam era - 1948, 1951, 1954, 1957, 1960, 1963 and 1966 - the book also provides photographs and distribution maps to illustrate how each individual class was allocated and a shed-by-shed listing.

This indispensible reference work contains detailed tabular matter and a range of illustrations portraying typical examples of the locomotive classes featured.

Hardback with dust jacket, 528 pages, black & white photographs

ISBN: 9780860936428

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