Reproduction of Baldwin Locomotive Works.

Illustrated catalogue of locomotives. by Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation.

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    Facsim. of an early ed. with t.p. reading: Baldwin Locomotive Works. Illustrated catalogue of locomotives. Burnham, Parry, Williams & Co., Philadelphia ... 2d ed. Philadelphia, Lippincott, 1881.

    Other titlesIllustrated catalogue of locomotives.
    LC ClassificationsTJ625 .B4 1881a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination153 p.
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5975048M
    LC Control Number66000403

Baldwin Locomotive Works, Burnham, Williams & Co., Philadelphia, apprenticeship system circular no. 3 by Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation (Book) Log of the "Philadelphia", with Mr. Samuel M. Vauclain and party to the South and Southwest, April 4-Ap by Grafton Greenough (Book). The book contains certain fundamental facts regarding locomotive theory and operation. It attempts to teach an understanding of the formulas used in steam locomotive operation. If you are restoring a steam locomotive or interested in the Steam Era, this is a outstanding book to have in your : Simmons-Boardman Books. Lima produced its last steam engine in , and merged with Baldwin in This book is a reproduction of two vintage catalogs from the Lima Locomotive Works. The first shows Lima's line of Shay locomotives circa /5(1). The home to first generation locomotives photos, data and history, and central location for over current locomotive rosters. Baldwin Locomotive Works Production Rosters.

“The Baldwin Locomotive Works are prepared to build locomotives adapted to every variety of service and of any required dimensions, to be operated by steam, electricity, or compressed air, from small plantation or mining locomotives to engines of the heaviest types, designed to haul maximum loads over mountain gradients” ( Catalogue). Lima Locomotive Works was an American firm that manufactured railroad locomotives from the s through the s. The company took the most distinctive part of its name from its main shop's location in Lima, shops were located between the Erie Railroad main line, the Baltimore & Ohio's Cincinnati-Toledo main line and the Nickel Plate Road main line and arters: Lima, Ohio, United States. Halftone reproduction of a photograph showing the Broad Street facade of the Baldwin Locomotive Works. In the distance, City Hall tower is shown still under construction. Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude Geocode Longitude: Call Number: A P v Creator Name: Levytype Co. - Photographer. "The Tiger," M.W. Baldwin & Co. Locomotive Builders, Philadelphia. "THE TIGER. No. , the Tiger, or American type, was one of four similar eight-wheelers all named after fierce members of the animal and insect kingdom, that M. W. Baldwin & Co. built for the Pennsylvania Railroad in

Baldwin Locomotive Works produced several different Baldwin DR-6 models of 6-axle passenger train-hauling diesel locomotives between and The series comprised eight individual versions, all of which sold only in small numbers; across all versions, only 39 locomotives were produced. Each version was produced only for a single railroad. The Sumpter Valley Railway, or Sumpter Valley Railroad, is a 3 ft ( mm) narrow gauge heritage railroad located in Baker County, in the U.S. state of on a right-of-way used by the original railway of the same name, it carries excursion trains on a roughly 5-mile ( km) route between McEwen and Sumpter. The railroad has two steam locomotives and several other pieces of rolling Locale: Sumpter, Oregon. Buy Locomotive Data by Baldwin Locomotive Works online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 5 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Evidently aimed at the American collector, the locomotive is a derivative of the Santa Fe using the same boiler and cab without the smoke deflectors and a new front end with an American styled front and pilot. The “Baldwin” name probably comes from the Baldwin Locomotive Works, a major American locomotive builder.

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Exact reproduction of Baldwin's first catalogue from showing their full range of locomotives, both standard and narrow gauge. The book provides a thorough history (over 50 pages) of the company that covers Matthias Baldwin's life and the development of the locomotive works before the catalogue section even begins.1/5(1).

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It was begun as a machine shop owned and operated by Matthias W. Baldwin in Baldwin turned out its first locomotive engine from its shop in Philadelphia in ; within a few years the company was producing two a month and employed men. Reproduction of Baldwin Locomotive Works, Illustrated Catalogue of Locomotives.

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Sales of Baldwin steam locomotives in the United States and in foreign markets indicate the economic success of the company and the quality of the product. The Locomotives That Baldwin Built book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Contatining a Complete Facsimile of the Original History Of The Baldwin Locomotive Works, - Write a review.

James Dotson rated it really liked it /5(10). Baldwin Styles: Reference Illustrations. By David Fletcher. The following illustrations Represent Baldwin Locomotives delivered around the globe and have been sorted by their "Style Number" for ease of reference.

Many of the styles as they are listed below have simplified descriptions ignoring specific notations applied to each order. Narrow-Gauge Locomotive Cat. Baldwin Brooks Locomotive Catalogue Baldwin Locomotive Works Steam Locomotive Construction Baker Locomotive Building Rogers L&M Works Modern Locomotive Construction Hughes Model Locomotive Design & Constr.

Greenly Model Locomotive Engineer Reynolds Free Railroads Books. The Baldwin Sharknose was very distinctive and could not be mistaken, much because of the fact that the model’s carbody was designed by legendary industrial engineer Raymond Loewy, who based the unit after the Pennsylvania Railroad's streamlined T-1 steam locomotive (Loewy was always well known for several designs among many different railroads, particularly during the streamliner.

Baldwin locomotive works: illustrated catalogue of mine locomotives and pneumatic locomotives. Published: () Exhibit of locomotives by the Baldwin Locomotive Works, Burnham, Williams & Co., Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, U.S.A.

Get this from a library. Reproduction of Baldwin Locomotive Works. Illustrated catalogue of locomotives. [Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation.]. Baldwin Locomotive Works Drawings,Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

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Page 81 - July 1st, the machinery, frames, wheels, etc., were attached and the locomotive was tried under steam in the works. The tender was completed the following day, Tuesday, July 2d, thus making the record of construction of a complete locomotive from.

The Baldwin Locomotive Works had a humble beginning. Matthias W. Baldwin, the founder, was a jeweller and whitesmith, who, informed a partnership with machinist David H. Mason, and engaged in the manufacture of bookbinders' tools and cylinders for calico d: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Lipponcott : Shown at right is a reproduction Baldwin Locomotive plate. The original and reproduction differ in the overall size and the depth of the lettering. Otherwise, distinguishing the two is very difficult.

This is a high quality reprint of the Baldwin Locomotive Works catalog. Produced by Howell-North Books init is printed on high quality heavy, ivory paper.

This is a reprint, not a copy, so it has great photos and none of the quality issues of old copied books.5/5(1). Schiffer Publishing Baldwin Locomotives - Founded in Philadelphia in by Matthias Baldwin, the Baldwin Locomotive Works became the premier manufacturer of Mikado locomotives, along with many unique designs built in small numbers for specific clients, such as a Cab Forward FromBaldwin Locomotive Works bu quality locomotives used by some.

The DeGolyer is home to several Baldwin Locomotive Works collections: photographs, builders’ cards, drawings and manuscripts. Of particular interest to many railroad enthusiasts and historians is the digitized set of 56 bound volumes from the Baldwin Locomotive Works engine specifications.

[Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, Pa.] Contributor Names Reproduction Number LC-DIG-det-4a (digital file from original) LC-DIG-det-4a (digital file from original) Rights Advisory No known restrictions on publication. Book/Printed Material.

Founded in the early ¿s by Philadelphia jeweler Matthais Baldwin, the Baldwin Locomotive Works built a huge number of steam locomotives before ceasing production in These included the American type, Mikado and Consolidation.

This illustrated catalog shows the company¿s full line of steam locomotives, from switchers the to the massive, triple. John K. Brown, The Baldwin Locomotive Works, A Study in American Industrial Practice () JoAnne Yates, Control through Communication: The Rise of System in American Management () Cynthia J.

Shelton, The Mills of Manayunk: Industrialization and Social Conflict in the Philadelphia Region, (). The Baldwin Class D was a class of narrow gauge pannier tank steam locomotives built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works (USA) for the British War Department Light Railways for service in France during World War I.

They were built in to mm (1 ft 11 5 ⁄ 8 in) r: Baldwin Locomotive Works, American. Jim's restoration skills were honed as a youngster who scratch built 'O' scale trains. He actually learned to use a spray gun from the late Dr. Ralph Baldwin of Norwalk, CT. Baldwin was the man behind Baldwin Locomotive Works.

Jim Cohen gained lots of experience spray painting the finished Baldwin GG-1 as they came off the line. With large-scale production and unique designs, Baldwin Locomotive Works was sure to prove that there was truth in that motto, and they indeed were the name to beat.

Baldwin Locomotive Works was founded by in Philadelphia in by Matthias W. Baldwin, with the aid of machinist David Mason. Baldwin-Hamilton Company Records MG Baldwin-Hamilton Company Records [ca. ] The Baldwin Locomotive Works of Philadelphia, founded inhad built more steam locomotives than any other institution in the world by the time construction was phased out in the early s.

Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, Pa. Summary Machinery, views of various "shops," and finished engines. (Firm now the Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation.) Contributor Names Keystone View Company, publisher Created / Published.

Also in the Baldwin Locomotive Works launched a new catalog of diesels, transfer locomotives, which were meant to be used in drag service at slow speeds but offering exceptional tractive efforts during moves between yards or similar operations. The first model offered was the DT. Welcome to The Railroad Commissary on-line locomotive builder's plate catalog.

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