94 pages softcover
This book reproduces catalogs from Ironton and General Electric featuring mining locomotives and related equipment.
Ironton Bulletin 555 covers their Storage Battery and Combination locomotives used in mining operations. Included are a variety of single and double motor models. Also detailed are the Ironton Power Unit for operating Coal Mining Equipment, Storage Battery Transfer Cars for carrying cars loading brick, tile or other material to dryers or kilns, and battery charging equipment.
General Electric No. 1030 covers the electric mine locomotives built by the company circa 1900. This brochure covers the basics of mining locomotives, the GE standard model and its components. Also included are details on the company's Coke Oven Larries.