Railway Equipment Manufacturers – Northwest England


Some of the world’s most famous manufacturers of railway equipment, from locomotives – steam, diesel and electric – to signalling, train control, and heavy engineering products came from England’s north west.  More particularly, in Lancashire, and around Manchester into Cheshire.

These images are from just a few advertisements placed by these companies back in 1951 and 1952 in the leading railway magazines of the day.


Watch this space ….. more to follow ….

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