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King Edward II Project - 6023

News Top Stories 29.09.2018. 6023 successfully tests the new blast pipe and draughting arrangements under load. 6023 King Edward II has just completed its summer by the sea back home in South Devon and will soon be on its way back to Didcot.

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ASME Standards Collection

The ASME Standards Collection. ASME is the leading international developer of codes and standards associated with the art, science, and practice of mechanical engineering, starting in 1914 with the first issuance of its legendary Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code.

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Steam Glossary | The Railway Technical Website | PRC Rail ...

Here is a collection of over 300 descriptions of the parts of the steam locomotive compiled to assist locomotive enthusiasts to further their knowledge of the most remarkable mechanical machine ever created by man.

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Locomotive Magazine & Railway Carriage & Wagon Review

In addition notes that Cudworth single driver Mail engines in 1860 ran from London Bridge to Dover via Redhill non-stop: 87.5 miles in 120 minutes and that from about 1860 when Tebay water troughs were brough into use the 90 miles from Preston to Carlisle were run non-stop.

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Fire-tube boiler - Wikipedia

A fire-tube boiler is a type of boiler in which hot gases pass from a fire through one or (many) more tubes running through a sealed container of water. The heat of the gases is transferred through the walls of the tubes by thermal conduction, heating the water and ultimately creating steam.

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Electric Steam Boiler – Proof of Concept – Blondihacks

Here's a (grainy) picture of roughly what we're building. It's a copper boiler about 4″ in diameter, and 12″ long. The basic principle is that there is an electric immersion heater in one end, and a thermoswitch in the other.

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History of K1 class locomotive 62005 Lord of the Isles

The North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group (NELPG) exists to foster interest in, and to preserve examples of, steam locomotives, rolling stock and other items of railway interest connected with the North East of England.

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The Spinney Light Railway News

17th November Pack away. Pack signals away and prepare locomotives for winter shut down. Thanks to June for the teas and cakes (see last picture).

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Steam locomotive - Wikipedia

A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.These locomotives are fueled by burning combustible material – usually coal, wood, or oil – to produce steam in a boiler.

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Bluebell Railway Atlantic Group - Latest progress

The final photo, to the right, by S. Burdett of the Premier Group, shows one of the firebox throatplate corner boiler clothing sheets. Again an excellent job done by one of the apprentices in the apprentice training school run by The Premier Group in Coventry.

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Rail glossary - TranslationDirectory.com

Rail terminology is a form of technical terminology.The difference between the American term railroad and the British term railway (also used by other English-speaking countries outside the US) is the most obvious trans-Atlantic difference in rail terminology (see usage of the terms railroad and railway for more information).

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STONE-VAPOR 'VAPORAX' Gas Fired Vertical Steam Boiler ...

Model #6211 GNA A compact yet high output gas fired vertcial steam boiler. Fits on a standard pallet, complete unit with electric blower, electrical control gear, gauges, flues and external feed and delivery pipes and valves, etc.

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Locomotive Magazine Volume 6 (1901) - Steamindex

Livery was crimson lake with red and yellow lines for passenger engines, and ivory black with red and white lines. L. B. & S. C. Ry locos. 7. Six-coupled radial tank engine No. 503 was put to work in lead colour, but now painted in standard livery and named Buckland.

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