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Download e-book for kindle: Class 55 Deltics: From the Final Years to Preservation by Colin Alexander,Ian Beattie

By Colin Alexander,Ian Beattie

ISBN-10: 1445656957

ISBN-13: 9781445656953

Named after the Napier Deltic diesel engines that powered them, the category fifty five Deltic locomotives served on Britain’s railways from the early Sixties till the final examples have been retired before everything of 1982. whereas in carrier, the Deltics ruled providers at the East Coast major Line among London King’s move and Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Six at the moment are in preservation.

Obsessed by way of the Deltics considering that his adolescence, Colin Alexander has photographed those charismatic locomotives in main-line carrier, in withdrawal and in renovation because the Seventies. Supported via the images of his long-time buddy and fellow fanatic Ian Beattie, his photographs make an excellent and private checklist of the category fifty five locomotives, the Deltics.

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Named after the Napier Deltic diesel engines that powered them, the category fifty five Deltic locomotives served on Britain’s railways from the early Nineteen Sixties until eventually the final examples have been retired before everything of 1982. whereas in provider, the Deltics ruled companies at the East Coast major Line among London King’s go and Edinburgh and Aberdeen.

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