AGNEW, W. A.
Electric Trains - Their Equipment and Operation
Volumes One & Two - Including Notes on Electric Locomotives, Electro-Pneumatic Brakes, Regenerative Braking, Air-Operated Doors, etc.
Detailed 1930s study of technical aspects of electric traction, illustrated with photographs and fold-out diagrams throughout in two substantial volumes.
BOLTON, William F.
The Railwayman's Diesel Manual
Manual produced for railwaymen at the time of the modernisation plan. First published in 1956 and updated in later editions, the book covers the diesel engine, couplings, transmission, brakes and controls. Photographs and diagrams throughout.
British Railways London Midland Region
A.C. Electrified Lines: A.C. Electric Locomotives Series E3001- E3099 Driver's Instruction Manual
Manual for AC Electric locomotives first published in 1963 and covering Class AL1 to AL6 (Class 81 to 86). With frontispiece photograph and line diagrams of locomotives.
British Railways Southern Region
Class 47 D.E. Locomotive Drivers Handout
A Class 47 drivers book with detailed coverage and many diagrams, from the SR Waterloo training centre. Three sections: Davis and Metcalfe air and vacuum brake locomotives; push/pull 47701 to 47716 locomotives; and Westinghouse fitted 47401 to 47420.