CRA3/4/2 - Rolling Stock Technical Information and Testing

Records holding information on rolling stock performance.

Archive Record

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CRA3/4/2/1 St. Rollox Workshops – International Eng. Congress 1901
CRA3/4/2/2 Inspectors Report – Crieff 18 June 1910
CRA3/4/2/3 Comparison of Experimental Trips between Glasgow (Mossend) and Carlisle, Copy of large sheets (original from Drawing Office LNWR Crewe, 29/1/1920) presented by Phil Atkins NRM with reference to TTL Article 1987 by Alan G Dunbar. First trip 9.11.19 GCR 2-8-0 Loco no.2078 and second trip 18.1.20 LNWR ‘G1’ 0-8-0 Loco no. 2421 both on mixed Goods Trains. 9 November 1919 & 18 January1920
CRA3/4/2/4 Locomotive Data – Large bound volume assembled by Stuart Rankin (currently unavailable while contents are rationalised)  
CRA3/4/2/5 Westinghouse Automatic Brake, Instruction Booklet published by Westinghouse Company, acquired from retired LMS driver 1912
CRA3/4/2/6 Application of Superheated Steam to Locomotives, booklet produced by Schmidt’s Superheating Co. Ltd, London June 1908
CRA3/4/2/7 Westinghouse Ordinary Automatic Brake, illustrated description 1895
CRA3/4/2/8 Allocation History for McIntosh Superheater and Pickersgill 4-4-0 classes nd
CRA3/4/2/9 Instructions and Records Concerning Examinations of Locomotives at Running Sheds. Octavo booklet issued by J F McIntosh 1st January 1911 01 January 1911
CRA3/4/2/10 Notes on the Workshops of the Caledonian Railway at St Rollox Glasgow. F’scap typed document dated November 1910 giving a general description of the works. Unsigned. November 1910
CRA3/4/2/11 Handwritten copy of  locomotive history by James F MacEwan of early CR locomotives, including absorbed companies. ND
CRA3/4/2/12 St. Rollox Works - A collection of published articles by Keith Miles and related correspondence between him and Graham Ewing on the history of and life at St. Rollox Works.
Donated by Graham Ewing 29.07.17
2005-6