The Great Western at Swindon Works Hardcover – 2009
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The GWR's Swindon works was world famous, primarily as the place of manufacture of its magnificent fleet of steam locomotives, including the well-known "Star", "Castle", and "King" class express locomotives, as well as the many other classic Great Western designs for freight and passenger duties. This is the story of the engineering works, detailing the growth of the establishment, its workforce and the development and production of locomotives and rolling stock, with the manufacturing processes employed.