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Preserved Locomotives of British Railways 2018 Edition
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Preserved Locomotives of British Railways 2018 Edition

Regular price £18.95

The complete guide to all former main line steam, diesel and electric locomotives and multiple units that are still in existence.

Produced in a handy A5 format this book is a useful reference guide to preserved main line locomotives, steam, diesel and electric, plus multiple unit trains which can be seen today, working on Britain's many heritage railways, hauling tours on the national network and exhibited in railway and industrial heritage museums.

Each locomotive class is briefly described with principal dimensions followed by a list of existing locomotives with British Railways and previous numbers where applicable, current owner or location.

  • All steam locomotives of British Railways, the 'Big Four' and their predecessors that are still in existence.
  • Former War Department locomotives, replica and new build steam locomotives.
  • Diesel and electric locomotives, multiple units and railcars of BR and pre-nationalisation companies.
  • Currently carried number, former numbers, names, build dates, builder and home locations for every locomotive and multiple unit.
  • A comprehensive list of preservation sites and heritage railways with OS grid references.

Softback, 160 pages, 80 colour photographs

ISBN: 9781909431454

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Updated: 1 June 2020

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