DESCRIPTION OF STEEL PERMANENT WAY, AS USED ON THE LONDON AND NORTH-WESTERN RAILWAY.
- Author: F W WEBB
- Source: Minutes of the Proceedings, Volume 81, Issue 1885, 01 January 1885 , pages 299 –301
Papers.] WEBB ON STEEL PERMANENT WAY. 29 9 (Paper No. 2080.) " Description of Steel Permanent Way, as used on the London and North-Western Railway." By FRAXCIS WILLIAM WEBB,M Inst. C.E. . THEaccompanying figures show a form of steel or iron permanent may which was designed by the Author as a substitute for the present system of wood sleeper and cast-iron chairs. The sleepers are by preference of the ordinary trough section, and the chairs areriveted to them. The chairs, which form the chief feature of the design, are made from the cross-ends of steel rails...