locomotive engineer

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Noun1.locomotive engineer - the operator of a railway locomotivelocomotive engineer - the operator of a railway locomotive
manipulator, operator - an agent that operates some apparatus or machine; "the operator of the switchboard"
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One daughter had married a doctor, the other was a teacher in the state normal school; one son was a locomotive engineer, the second was an architect, and the third was a police court reporter in San Francisco.
After the strike on the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1877, he broached a scheme to have the Locomotive Engineers make terms with the railroads and to "go it alone" so far as the rest of the labor unions were concerned.
It is not true that, as they changed engines at Fort Madison, Cheyne passed over to the Amalgamated Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers an endowment sufficient to enable them to fight him and his fellows on equal terms for evermore.
Horton is a system engineer for General Motors Company, an adjunct faculty professor at Mott Community College, and a locomotive engineer for the Genesee County Parks and Recreation Commission.
BJ had been a locomotive engineer for ICRR out of Champaign.
Black Country veteran Reg Poole was at the helm, supervised by Ron Smith, chief traction locomotive engineer with the West Coast Railway Company.
This month marks the 75th anniversary of the death of steam locomotive engineer Sir Herbert Nigel Gresley CBE, who was president ofthe IMechE in 1936.
Darrin Crone of Thornaby is locomotive engineer for the Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust.
If all that wasn't enough, there will also be a variety of trade stands throughout the weekend and a book launch event at 11am on September 19 with author George Turner Smith and his new book Thomas Hackworth: Locomotive Engineer.
Author George Turner Smith has written a book called Thomas Hackworth: Locomotive Engineer and will give a talk about it at the National Railway Museum in Shildon, County Durham, on September 19.
Pollon, a retired locomotive engineer with CP, said CP's plan would have made his group responsible for "every possible conceivable expense.
He is currently employed as a locomotive engineer for Pan Am Railways in Ayer.