A History of Railway Locomotives Until 1831

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BoD – Books on Demand, 2010 - Transportation - 320 pages
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Contents

Richard Trevithick
9
Penydarren Ironworks in 1811
12
The Penydarren Locomotive of 1804
17
The Gateshead Locomotive of 1805
22
Catch me who can 1808
26
The enclosure near Gower Street facing
27
Matthew Murray 28
28
Blenkinsop and Murray
29
TheSamson 1831 159
159
TheJohn Bull 1831 162
162
JohnMCurdy
164
MCurdys Boiler 165
165
Robert Wilson
168
APlugwheel 170
171
Timothy Hackworth
172
liteRoyal George 1827
173

The Collier 1814
30
1011 Blenkinsops Locomotive
32
34 13 The Jubilee Pit Coxlodge Colliery
45
Map of the Newcastle Coalfield 1812 48
48
Taylor Swainson
55
Taylor Swainson
56
William Chapman
60
William Chapman
61
Chapmans bogie 1812
62
1823 Details of Chapmans chain engine 6470
64
Chapmans second engine?
73
William Hedley
77
William Hedley
78
Puffing Billy today
85
2728 Hedleys ? 8wheeled engine
87
Aquatic exploit of Wylam Dilly facing
92
William Brunton
94
Bruntons engine 1813
98
William Stewart
99
George Stephenson
103
Geari of Bhicher 106
106
Sketch of a Stephenson engine? 107
107
Dodds and Stephensons Patent 1815 109
109
Losh and Stephensons Patent 1816 110
110
8637 Stephenson Locomotives 111
111
A Stephenson engine 112
114
Robert Stephenson and Co
118
Model of the Kilmarnock engine of 1817
120
Hetton Colliery in 1822 122
122
Robert Stephenson facing
127
Springwell engine 1826 129
129
Hetton engine in 1912 132
132
Rastricks sketches of the Experiment 136
136
An engine for France 1828 137
137
The Lancashire Witch 1828 139
139
The first engine for America 1828 141
141
TheTwin Sisters 1829
142
An Engine for Wales 1829 143
143
Rastricks sketches of the Rocket
147
The Rocket of 1929
149
The Invicta 1830 153
153
TheNorthumbrian 1830 page
156
An engine of the Planet type
158
Rastricks sketch of the Royal George facing
174
The Sans Pareil 1829 175
175
TheGlobe etc
177
TheCoronation 1831 178
178
Braithwaite and Ericsson
181
John Ericsson
182
The Novelty 1829 183
183
Rastricks sketches of the Novelty 184
184
TheWilliam IV 1830 186
185
Timothy Burstall
187
Burstalls second coach 1827 188
188
The Perseverance? 1829 190
190
John Urpeth Rastrick
193
The Stourbridge Lion 1829
195
The Agenoria 1829 198
198
Axlebox of the Agenoria
199
Edward Bury 200
200
Bury and Kennedy
201
TheLiverpoolin 1831 _
204
Neath Abbey
208
The Speedwell 1829?
209
Boiler of theRoyal William 1831 210
210
Case for the Royal William
211
Rothwell and Hick
214
Goldsworthy Gurney
217
Gumeys Boiler 221
221
George Dodds
223
Monkland Kirkintilloch engine 1831 224
224
Miscellaneous British Builders
227
Early attempts on the Continent
231
German cast iron New Years card 1816
232
MarcSeguin
236
Seguins boiler 237
237
A Seguin locomotive
238
The United States of America
241
Baltimore Ohio Centenary Medal 243
243
TheBest Friend of Charleston 1830 244
244
The West Point 1831 246
246
TheDe Witt Clinton 1831 feeing
247
Index of Locomotives
259
General Index
261
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