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Published by I. Allan in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Thompson, Edward, 1881-1954.,
  • Peppercorn, Arthur Henry, 1889-,
  • Locomotive engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statement[by] H. C. B. Rogers.
LC ClassificationsTJ139 .R63
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4184937M
ISBN 100711009104
LC Control Number80463092

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Thompson and Peppercorn - Locomotive Engineers. Item Note: Dispatched in 1 working day. ISBN: EAN: Authors: Colonel H C B Rogers. Binding: Hardcover. Publisher: Ian Allan Ltd. Publish Date: Condition: Used; Good. SKU: AU A warm welcome to Bookbarn International's eBay Shop. Thank you for shopping. Buy THOMPSON AND PEPPERCORN LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEERS by H. C. B. Rogers (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low /5(5). THOMPSON AND PEPPERCORN LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEERS written by Rogers, H.C.B. published by Ian Allan Ltd. (STOCK CODE: ) for sale by Stella & Rose's Books. Edward Thompson (25 June – 15 July ) was an English railway engineer, and was Chief Mechanical Engineer of the London and North Eastern Railway between and Edward Thompson was born at Marlborough, Wiltshire on 25 June He was the son of an assistant master at Marlborough was educated at Marlborough before taking the .

The riding of the [Peppercorn] A1 and A2 locomotives did not strike me as in anyway dangerous, but I cannot say the same for those Thompson monstrosities, the A2/1, A2/2 and A2/3. These engines, with their longer wheelbase, developed quite an alarming "yawing" motion which at times could be quite disconcerting. Edward Thompson. There is a considerable amount of biographical material relating to Thompson, notably works by Grafton, Hughes and Rogers, the last of whom placed great reliance upon correspondence between himself and several senior officers who survived the period (Roger's describes Thompson's treatment of Spencer as "vindictive"). It is interesting that Thompson . Books referenced: Thompson and Peppercorn, Locomotive Engineers (Colonel H.C.B Rogers) - ISBN , Book Law Publications. Locomotive Panorama () - ISBN , Ian Allen. Steam in the Blood (Richard Hardy) - ISBN , Littlehampton Book Services Ltd. In Thompson took the opportunity to rebuild the first of Gresley's A1 Pacifics, Great Northern, The book " - Legend of a Locomotive" by H C Webster, Thompson and Peppercorn - Locomotive Engineers. Surrey UK: Ian Allan.

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