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Burrell Showmans Road Locomotives

Burrell Showmans Road Locomotives

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Burrell Showmans Road Locomotives

Product Description

Burrell Showmans Road Locomotives

by Michael R Lane

This is the detailed and comprehensive story of Showman’s Type Road Locomotives that were manufactured by Charles Burrell and Sons Ltd. It is well illustrated.

It includes sections on :-

  • The advent of steam in the fairground
  • The first generation Pre 1881 to 1903
  • The large double crank compounds 1897 – 1928
  • Five, Six and Seven H.P. Road Engines
  • The Scenic Engines
  • Steam Tractors and Wagons
  • The Contemporary Scene

It has Appendices on:

  • Numerical list of Burrell Engines and their Showland Owners
  • Alphabetical list of Showmen and of their Burrell Engines
  • Analysis by type of Burrell Engines with service in Showland
  • Tables of Leading Dimensions
  • Bibliography

A good, clean secondhand copy with dust jacket of this rare, out of print book

A MUST FOR ANY FAIRGROUND OR STEAM ENTHUSIAST!

Additional Information

Weight700 g
ISBN

0853440786

Hardback

319 pages

Published by

Model and Allied Publications 1971

Author

Michael R Lane