steam locomotive

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Noun1.steam locomotive - a locomotive powered by a steam enginesteam locomotive - a locomotive powered by a steam engine
firebox - a furnace (as on a steam locomotive) in which fuel is burned
locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive, engine - a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks
steam engine - external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
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Mark Allatt, from the A1 Steam organisation, which looks after the Tornado, said: "It was the final development in express passenger steam locomotives.
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Ten were built between 1950 and 1958 by Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns to work iron ore trains in the Midlands, becoming the last design of steam locomotive constructed in the North East.
Back, when I was a little girl, steam locomotives, chugged in and out of our village all the time.
The Liverpool and Manchester Railway (LMR) 57 Lion steam locomotive arrives at Tyseley Rail Museum for its 150th birthday celebrations in August 1988.
The LNER Class A3 Pacific steam locomotive 4472 Flying Scotsman had been built in 1923.
The post Legendary steam locomotive "FlyingScotsman" set to return appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
John added: "We've long wanted to have our own steam locomotive but they're expensive and problematic because not many people can maintain them.
It is one of the largest tender locomotives in Europe and one of the most powerful steam locomotives in the history of BDZ, the company said.
When the 1952 edition of the ASME Locomotive Boiler Code--Section 111 of the Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code--was issued, it was the last formal Code acknowledgement of steam locomotive construction.
Perhaps some Farm Collector readers might like to know about Baker's involvement with steam locomotives.
Anyone with information about the Vulcan steam locomotive, please contact: secretary@necg.