The article, digested from a lecture, discusses the preservation of sleepers and other forms of railway timber by the "full cell" process. Other methods of treatment and a description of Baltic Redwood and its felling, haulage, transport, and manufacture into sleepers are also dealt with, however, as well as a typical creosoting depot and its activities. The laying of the sleepers and chairing processes are given.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Temple Press Limited

    161-166 Fleet Street
    Longon EC4,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Chamberlain, R
  • Publication Date: 1943-4-30

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  • Accession Number: 00039624
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 4 1994 12:00AM