Engine Driver's Manual How to prepare, fire and drive a steam locomotive HC
The Engine Driver's Manual How to prepare, fire and drive a steam locomotive By Brian Topping
Anatomy of the steam
Frames and wheels9
Wheels and tyres9
Axles and axleboxes12
Additional wheels and
Calculating power output17
Inner and outer fireboxes18
Washing out the boiler20
Blastpipe and chimney27
Filling the boiler30
Continuous blowdown valves 36
The passage of steam37
Types of steamchest valves37
Lap and lead38
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