Introduction By Richard H.N Hardy
The book is broken down into extracts from the following titles.
The Locomotives Engineman’s and Fireman’s Examination Guide, 1893
Locomotive Engine Driving, Michael Reynolds, Crosby Lockwood & Son, 1901
The Great Northern Railway: Practical Questions for Drivers and Firemen, 1903
Locomotive Management from Cleaning to Driving, 1909
London and North Eastern Railway Rule Book for Observance by Employees, 1933. (Reprinted 1945)
The Steam Locomotive in Traffic, E.A. Phillipson, The Locomotive Publishing Co. 1945
London & North Eastern Railway, The Locomotiveman’s Pocket Book, 1947
Richard H.N. Hardy was born in 1923 and educated at Marlborough College. He served an apprenticeship at Doncaster Locomotive Works and Running shed between 1941 and 1944. He then spent a further 38 years working in the Railway industry and one of his last jobs was Divisional Manager in Liverpool on the London Midland Region. He retired in 1982.
Size: 180 x 120mm
Pages: 112 black and white with illustrations