Series Locomotive Histories

Locomotives of the Great Western Railway and its constituents
Title Author(s) Year Library ref
Part 1 – Preliminary Survey 1951 *1719
Part 2 – Broad Gauge 1952 *1720
Part 3 – Absorbed Engines 1854-1921 1956 *1721
Part 4 – Six-wheeled Tender Engines 1956 *1722
Part 5 – Six coupled Tank Engines 1958 *1723
Part 6 – Four coupled Tank Engines 1959 *1724
Part 7 – Dean‘s Larger Tender Engines 1954 *1725
Part 8 – Modern Passenger Classes 1953 *1726
Part 9 – Standard Two-cylinder Classes 1962 *1727
Part 10 – Absorbed Engines 1922-1947 1966 1728
Part 11 – Rail Motor Vehicles and Internal Combustion Locomotives 1952 *1729
Part 12 – A Chronological and Statistical Survey 1974 1730
Part 13 – Addendum and Corrigenda 1983 1730A
Part 14 – Names, War Service and Preservation 1993 1730B


Locomotives of the London and North Eastern Railway
Title Author(s) Year Library ref
Part 1 – Preliminary Survey 1963 *1741
Part 2A – Tender Engines – Classes A1 to A10 1975 *1742A
Part 2B – Tender Engines – Classes B1 to B19 1975 *1742B
Part 3A – Tender Engines – Classes C1 to C11 1979 1743A
Part 3B – Tender Engines – Classes D1 to D12 1981 1743B
Part 3C – Tender Engines – Classes D13 to D24 1981 1743C
Part 4 – Tender Engines – Classes D25 to E7 1968 *1744
Part 5 – Tender Engines – Classes J1 to J37 1966 *1745
Part 6A – Tender Engines – Classes J38 to K5 1982 1746A
Part 6B – Tender Engines – Classes O1 to P2 1983 *1746B
Part 6C – Tender Engines – Classes Q1 to Y10 1984 *1746C
Part 7 – Tank Engines – Classes A5 to H2 1964 *1747
Part 8A – Tank Engines – Classes J50 to J70 1970 *1748
Part 8B – Tank Engines – Classes J71 to J94 1971 *1749
Part 9A – Tank Engines – Classes L1 to N19 1977 *1750A
Part 9B – Tank Engines – Classes Q1 to Z5 1977 *1750B
Part 10A – Departmental Stock, Locomotive Sheds, Boiler and Tender Numbering 1988 *1751A
Part 10B – Railcars and Electric Stock 1990 1751B
Part 11 – Supplementary Information 1994 1751C



British Railways Standard Steam Locomotives
Title Author(s) Year Library ref
Volume 1 – Background and Pacific Classes Chancellor, Gilbert 1994 3949A
Volume 2 – The 4-6-0 and 2-6-0 Classes Walford 2003 3949B
Volume 3 – The Tank Engine Classes Chancellor 1997 3949C
Volume 4 – The 9F 2-10-0 Class Walford, Harrison 2008
Volume 5 – The End of an Era Walford 2012

Last updated: 5th February 2019