Feliu Gavarró

Feliu Gavarró

Feliu Gavarró
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Engine

We decided to go with a Pickering style throttling governor. Remember we have no plans or drawing for this model

We decided to go with a Pickering style throttling governor.

visitheworld: The abandoned railway of Dinorwig, Wales (by Mrsuperpants). --( I thought these only existed in cartoons.)

The abandoned railway of Dinorwig, Wales - The Dinorwic Railway was an early 2 ft mm) narrow gauge industrial railway connecting the slate quarry at Dinorwic in Caernarvonshire with the coastal port at Y Felinheli.

Richard Trevithick, constructor of the first steam railway locomotive. Trevithick had developed a high-pressure steam engine to provide Cornish mines with a more fuel-efficient engine than the standard Watt type, and soon turned his attentions to self-moving engines. The success of this model encouraged Trevithick to manufacture full-sized road and rail locomotives. The first railway locomotive ran in 1803, and ...

This is how I chose the name "Steam Circus" ;) I am a big fan of industrial history, and the inventor of the first steam railway locomotive built a "steam circus" to show it off!