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By Andrew Walker,John Walker,Vaughan Hellam

Well-proportioned, flexible, aesthetic, sturdy – the English electrical classification 37, the nice survivor of the modernisation-plan diesel fleet, merits all of those accolades and extra. by no means as celebrated because the Deltics, by no means as idolised because the Westerns, consistently meant to be a workhorse; this can be the locomotive that has, in lots of methods, passed its extra illustrious friends for example of all that's most sensible in rationale strength layout and engineering.

This pictorial assortment includes approximately 2 hundred images of 1 of the simplest enjoyed of diesel varieties, compiled via Andrew Walker with contributions from different photographers who, like him, have regularly been interested in those nice British locomotives. the category 37s continually roamed in every single place over the nationwide community, and this e-book covers destinations starting from the Scottish Highlands to South Wales, exhibiting the 37s on freight and passenger tasks, at depots and in works.

Showcasing pictures from the Seventies via to the current day, the ebook presents exact captions with in-depth technical standards and knowledge at the person locos, their historical past and operation in site visitors, and contours a number of the type versions and their liveries over the decades.

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