The Book of the Stanier 8F 2-8-0s: Part 4
Swindon, the LNER and the Southern - Nos.4844-48633
Latest in the longstanding ‘Book Of’ series, in FIVE PARTS to adequately cover the vast number of locomotives involved.
In this fourth part are the rest of the locomotives turned out by the Great Western at Swindon and those appearing from the Southern and the LNER.
The Story So Far:
- Part 1: Pre-War Engines 48000-48125
- Part 2: Wartime Engines 48126-48297
- Part 3: Crewe to Swindon via Horwich 48301-48439
- Part 4: Swindon, the LNER and the Southern 48440-48633
- (Part 5 to be concluded)
All the usual works histories and allocations are here for every loco; liveries and tender varieties, experimental episodes and every other facet of these mightily impressive 2-8-0s, which survived to the very last days of BR steam.
Hardback, 296 pages, black & white photographs
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Updated: 29 December 2021