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Footplate days on the Southern

H. Norman

Footplate days on the Southern

by H. Norman

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Published by B. Barton in Truro, Cornwall .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Norman, H.,
    • Southern Railway (Great Britain),
    • Locomotive engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementH. Norman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF140.N66 A34 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2990664M
      ISBN 100851534511
      LC Control Number84245044
      OCLC/WorldCa13328844

      Footplate Cameraman is a personal view of the dying years of steam on Britain’s railways. Always an enthusiast, Jim Carter worked he’s way up from a 15 year old engine cleaner at Sutton Oak MPD to firing and driving a wide variety of locomotives and trains from Patricroft Depot. \'The Southern Aurora\' was the title of Mark Tronson, the Footplate Padre\'s book. It detailed everything about this iconic express sleeper train which travelled overnight between Melbourne and Sydney, in each direction, seven nights a week, from the sixties to the eighties.

        As Andi relates, seniority was everything, and in steam days, by and large, unless you were already in the Footplate Line of Promotion in your mid-teens, you would never enter those grades. I think Andi used what I believe was a "Clause 8" move under the Agreements to . Great Little Railway’s. likes talking about this. Well you are one lucky person. You have stumbled upon the glorious Great Little Railway’s. This page will be filled with magnificent Followers:

      This book is the Supplement to 'Twilight of Southern Steam -The Untold Story ', published by Pen & Sword. That book told the full story of those last frantic 30 months and is first and foremost the story of the enginemen and their steeds which brought the steam era to an end on the Southern. The Somerset and Dorset from the Footplate is a book to be savoured, not just by those who remember this line, but by a whole new generation of railway enthusiasts. Paperback, pages, 57 black & white photographs. ISBN:


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