Photographs, Drawings and Documents relating to Locomotives

Made:
1945-1965
maker:
English Electric Company Limited
,
Vulcan Foundry Ltd
and
Roughly, Jack

Collection containing photographic prints recording the construction, delivery and running of electric locomotives built by The English Electric Co Ltd for railway companies in Britain, New Zealand and South Africa during the 1950s and 1960s. The material includes some images of engineers.

The collection also contains an incomplete series of later photocopies of general arrangement drawings (elevations only) of early Vulcan Foundry Ltd locomotives from 1845-1862. In addition, there are a small number of photographic prints of steam locomotives made by the Vulcan Foundry.

Details

Extent:
9 files and bundles, 1 booklet, 1 document
Identifier:
YA2008.37
Access:
Open access.