Great Western Pannier Tank Classes (Pen & Sword)

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An overview of their design and development by David Maidment. This volume in the Pen & Sword detailed series of locomotive histories, covers Great Western Pannier Tank locomotives. Includes a large number of locomotive designs dating from 1860 onwards, many of which were converted to pannier tanks in the Churchward and Collett eras of the early 20th century. Also looks at the design, construction and operation of the Collett 57xx locomotives; the largest (by number) class of steam locomotives built in the UK in the last century. Also contains chapters on the 54xx, 64xx, 74xx, 94xx, 15xx, 16xx and 1366 classes, as well as a look at some designs which were never built. Well illustrated throughout with black & white photographs and diagrams. Hardback. 368 pages.

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