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Contents

List of Contents of Frederick A. Talbot’s “Railways of the World” (1923)


Frederick Talbot’s Railways of the World was published in two volumes by Cassells in 1923. This page lists relevant articles from this book which have been reproduced on this website. These articles complement the content of Clarence Winchester’s Railway Wonders of the World (1935-36), for which there is a separate list of contents, along with Frederick Talbot’s Railway Wonders of the World (published in 1913) list of contents.

 

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Please note that this is a select list. This website does not reproduce the entire content of the 1923 edition of Railways of the World.

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C

The Coming of the “Ten-Wheeler”

The “Consolidation” 2-8-0

The “Continental Limited”

The Crookedest Railway in the World


D

The Development of the “Decapod”

Driving and Doubling the World’s Longest Tunnel


E

Electric Locomotive Classification - 1


F

The Family of Locomotives - 1

The Family of Locomotives - 2

The Family of Locomotives - 3

Famous Expresses - British Flyers

Famous Expresses - The “Continental Limited”

Famous Expresses - The “Union Express”

Famous Expresses - various

Firing the Locomotive Mechanically

From the “Atlantic” to the “Pacific”


G

The Great North Road of Steel - 1

The Great North Road of Steel - 2



H

The Heisler Geared Locomotive


L

The Locomotive “Booster”


M

The “Mikado” Type of Locomotive

The Mount Tamalpais Scenic Railway

The “Mountain” Type


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R

The Railway Invasion of India - 1

Railway Web of the Malay States - 1


S

The Story of the “Atlantic”


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U

The “Union Express”


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