The Traction Engine Archive- Damaged


Damaged book, See Condition

Publisher: The Road Locomotive Society, Gloucestershire

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Damaged, Dents on the corners and top and bottom of spine. Otherwise in great condition. 

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket (Laminated Boards)

Contents:- Preface; A representative selection of traction engines in Britain arranged in alphabetical order of manufacturer; The Lyonshall Engines (an account of the first self-propelled traction engine in Herefordshire and its later companions); Traction Engines in the Boer War (the story behind the use of traction engines during this campaign with photographs from the collection of the late Tom Paisley); A Cavalcade of Showman's Engines (an assortment of engines seen at the fairground and on the road).