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A Hundred Years of Speed with Safety : Westinghouse Brake and Signal Company Ltd, 1881-1981

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The Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co Ltd can trace its roots in Chippenham, Worcester and London back to the 1860s. The company was a true railway pioneer using innovative signalling and braking systems to allow the safe and efficient operation of railways worldwide for well over a century. O S Nock was an outstanding and prolific railway historian, but he was also a senior executive at Westinghouse, and wrote this company's centenary history in 1981. It was his last book, which was never published, and now, 25 years on, it has been revised and augmented by a comprehensive selection of images, complementing this important and authoritative text.

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Author(s):
Nock, O.S.
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0946418519
ISBN-13:
9780946418510
Publisher:
Hobnob Press

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The Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co Ltd can trace its roots in Chippenham, Worcester and London back to the 1860s. The company was a true railway pioneer using innovative signalling and braking systems to allow the safe and efficient operation of railways worldwide for well over a century. O S Nock was an outstanding and prolific railway historian, but he was also a senior executive at Westinghouse, and wrote this company's centenary history in 1981. It was his last book, which was never published, and now, 25 years on, it has been revised and augmented by a comprehensive selection of images, complementing this important and authoritative text.

Author(s):
Nock, O.S.
Condition:
Used: good
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0946418519
ISBN-13:
9780946418510
Publisher:
Hobnob Press

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