Baldwin Logging Locomotives 1913 Catalog

Author: Baldwin Locomotive Works
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ISBN: 1935327380
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ounded in the early 1830¿s by Philadelphia jeweler Matthais Baldwin, the Baldwin Locomotive Works built a huge number of steam locomotives before ceasing production in 1949. This 1913 catalog shows the company¿s full line of logging locomotives, from light tank engines to large 2-8-0 Consolidations and 2-8-2 Mikados. The catalog also introduces Baldwin¿s new geared locomotives, intended to be used on steep grades, sharp curves and uneven tracks.

The Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831 1915

Author: John K. Brown
Editor: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801868122
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The largest maker of heavy machinery in Gilded Age America and an important global exporter, the Baldwin Locomotive Works of Philadelphia achieved renown as one of the nation's most successful and important firms. Relying on gifted designers and skilled craftsmen, Baldwin built thousands of standard and custom steam locomotives, ranging from narrow gauge 0-4-0 industrial engines to huge mallet compounds. John K. Brown analyzes the structure of railroad demand; the forces driving continual innovation in locomotive design; Baldwin's management systems, shop-floor skills, and career paths; and the evolution of production methods.

Baldwin Locomotives

Author: Brian Solomon
Editor: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 1610601033
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Philadelphia-based Baldwin began designing and building steam locomotives in the 1830s and gave the U.S. many of its most significant and famous types of steam,and diesel-electric motive power. This history of Baldwin is illustrated with a large selection of rare, superb builder's photos and other publicity images from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, with the book's large page size showcasing the detail and crisp quality of the images in this outstanding collection. Author Brian Solomon provides technical histories of each locomotive along with builder's specifications and explanations of how the locomotives were used by the railroads that bought them. These carefully researched histories are keys to understanding the significance of the locomotives and how they worked, and are presented in a manner that makes the book accessible to everyone, while retaining sufficient technical detail to appeal to the most ardent railroad enthusiast.

Baldwin Locomotives

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Baldwin Vauclain Compounds 1900

Author: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Editor: Specialty Press (NJ)
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Baldwin Locomotive Works

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Baldwin Locomotive Works

Author: Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation
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History Of The Baldwin Locomotive Works 1831 To 1902

Author: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Editor: Edgell
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Baldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog

Author: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Editor: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1935327437
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Founded in the early 1830¿s by Philadelphia jeweler Matthais Baldwin, the Baldwin Locomotive Works built a huge number of steam locomotives before ceasing production in 1949. These included the 4-4-0 American type, 2-8-2 Mikado and 2-8-0 Consolidation. This 1881 illustrated catalog shows the company¿s full line of steam locomotives, from switchers the to the massive, triple-articulated compound model.