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  1. neildimmer posted a new thread.

    Crosti boilered 9F's

    Ten of the BR Standard Class 9F locomotives, Nos 92020-9, were built with Franco–Crosti boilers in 1955. Like the German 50.40 these were 2–10–0 tender locomotives with a single feedwater heater under the main boiler.[2] The standard funnel was...

    Forum: Photography

    Dec 10, 2017 at 9:46 AM
  2. neildimmer posted a new thread.

    6202 Turbomotive/46202 Princess Anne

    The Turbomotive was a modified Princess Royal Class steam locomotive designed by William Stanier and built by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway in 1935. It used turbines instead of cylinders. It was later rebuilt as a conventional...

    Forum: Steam Traction

    Dec 9, 2017 at 11:40 AM
  3. neildimmer replied to the thread Crosti boilered 9F's.

    To be honest I do not know who took the photo or who retains copyright, so it is a gamble publishing it Neil

    Dec 5, 2017
  4. neildimmer replied to the thread Crosti boilered 9F's.

    The photos were bought in a job lot, do you need a copy sending? Neil

    Dec 5, 2017