Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Czech 2-8-2 steam locomotive from 1922


Loco 423.009 built by Adamovské strojírny / Škoda plants is seen in Marienbad (Marianske Lazne), one of 20 of this series.

Specifications are on this webpage

More info here

'I like to find out what good real books say'

1933 Tatra bus in Bratislava, Slovakia, 1947

Seen with a wood gas generator installed. This was one of two built -- technical details are here

1983 Volvo Turbo 244

"Turbo" was something of a buzzword in the 1980s; one of us remembers buying a vacuum cleaner that had turbo in the name!

More pics here