The design features of a gas-turbine locomotive for use on the British Railways are presented. The design includes a 3000 hp power plant, an open-cycle gas turbine without a heat exchanger, a maximum service speed of 90 mph and a tractive force of 60,000 lbs. Considerable detail is provided.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1952-2-1

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 125-130
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00039598
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM