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The illustrated history of British marshalling yards

Michael Rhodes

The illustrated history of British marshalling yards

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Published by Haynes in Sparkford, Somerset, Newbury Park, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Great Britain -- Yards -- History.,
    • Railroads -- Great Britain -- Hump yards -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Spine title: British marshalling yards.

      Other titlesBritish marshalling yards.
      StatementMichael Rhodes.
      SeriesA Foulis-OPC railway book
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF590 .R45 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p. :
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2070286M
      ISBN 100860933679
      LC Control Number88083695
      OCLC/WorldCa19124197


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InThe. Healey Mills Marshalling Yard was a railway marshalling yard located in the village of Healey, south west of Ossett in West Yorkshire, yard was opened in and replaced several smaller yards in the area. It was part of the British Transport Commission's Modernisation plan, and so was equipped with a hump to enable the efficient shunting and re-ordering of.

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A classification yard (American and Canadian English (Canadian National Railway use)) or marshalling yard (British, Hong Kong, Indian, Australian, and Canadian English (Canadian Pacific Railway use)) is a railway yard found at some freight train stations, used to separate railway The illustrated history of British marshalling yards book onto one of several tracks.

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pub by OPC (Oxford Publishing Co.) Short illustrated histories of British e.m.u. and locomotive type. £ OPC Rhodes, M. The illustrated history of BRITISH MARSHALLING YARDS OPC, pp. photos, map, 40 yard plans, 8 figs. History and descriptions of 24 hump marshalling yards.

(vg/vg) £ It is the result of over three decades of research by well-known railway author, Michael Rhodes. In the 28 years since his earlier work "The Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards" was published, numerous crucial documents have been released allowing a much more detailed understanding of the rise and fall of Britain's marshalling yards.

years since his earlier work ‘The Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards’ was published, numerous crucial documents have been released allowing a much more detailed understanding of the rise and fall of Britain’s marshalling yards.

In pages with photographs, 50 plans words, the author. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: British marshalling yards. Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 31 cm. The Rise and Fall of Britain’s Railway Marshalling Yards 31st January Nigel Devereux Reviews By Michael Rhodes ALMOST 30 years ago, author Michael Rhodes published a book entitled The Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards, which was deservedly hailed as the definitive work on the subject.

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This book traces the development of the marshalling yard and examines British Railways' policy towards marshalling yards in light of the Modernisation Plan and afterwards. It then goes on to look at individual yards in detail.

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Anderson, G. Fox [illustrated edition, hardback. Railway History & Nostalgia. Pictures of Old Marshalling Yards. Thread starter Jorge Da Silva; Start date 2 May ; 2 May at #1 Jorge Da Silva Established Member. Joined 4 Apr Messages 1, Buy British Marshalling Yards by Michael Rhodes from Waterstones today.

Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   There's one in a book called 'An Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards' published by OPC- it's a track diagram, rather than a scale plan. The overall length of the yard was near enough two miles- you might get away with modelling the reception sidings, which had an overbridge between them and the sorting sidings, and the depot.

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The book opens with the development of the marshalling yard and British Railways' policy towards them. This is followed by detailed descriptions of individual yards, from the earliest (Edge Hill, ), to the first mechanised hump yards, the Modernisation Plan yards, and finally to Britain's last fully automated yards (Tinsley, Bescot and.

Rhodes, Michael The Illustrated History of British Marshalling Yards, OPC,pp Small inscription, the number "" Large Format Hb.

Fine in a VG dust wrapper. Twenty-five major marshalling yards are studied in detail. Railway: Whitemoor Marshalling Yard & March Depot 27 images negs & CD, early 80s. 27 images of Whitemoor Marshalling Yard & March Depot and surrounding area. The exact date is not known but the adjacent Spalding to March line is shown open on other negatives from the same source and this closed in Illustrated History Of BRITISH.

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