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Edward Thompson of the LNER

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Edward Thompson of the LNER


First published in 1971 with Kestrel Books, this much revised and updated volume relates the life and career of Edward Thompson who was the Chief Mechanical Engineer of the LNER from 1941 to 1946, taking over from Sir Nigel Gresley. It looks in detail at his locomotive designs and rebuilds and the impact on steam locomotive engineering he influenced during his short stay in office. 3 line drawings. 152 pages, softback, 101 photos.

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Stock Code: OA672.0
Author: Grafton P
ISBN13: 9780853616726
Height(mm): 210
Width(mm): 148
Page Count: 150
Publication Date: 27 Nov 2007
Publication Status: Out of print
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