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1955. Maintenance & Management of Small Locomotives

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White, H. E. 'Maintenance & Management of Small Locomotives', published in 1955, hardcover by Percival Marshall & Co., Ltd. This copy has its dustjacket (with slightly tatty edges) and is internally clean. Binding has a slight pull at front and back. Overall very decent copy. Price: £30.00 (not including postage & packing, which for UK buyers is Amazon's standard £2.75 charge)
1955, Percival Marshall
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Also in stock-1990 ed.:
White, H.E. 'The Maintenance & Managment of Small Locomotives', published by TEE Publishing, 1990, pbk, 206pp. ISBN. 0905100875. Price:£16.99, not including p&p, which is Amazon's standard charge (currently £2.75 for UK buyers, more for overseas customers)

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Contents: Contains helpful advice and information on: development of the small coal-fired locomotive, track development, standards of driving, locomotive design, driving certificates; properties of steam-temperature and pressure, superheated steam-temperature & pressure, the locomotive boiler; the locomotive chassis; driving and maintenance; engine maintenance & service; boiler maintenance; tenders; the track; passenger carrying and public running. It's a nice, detailed, well-illustrated book, despite its vintage status

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