Locomotives of the GNRI

The GNRI was one of the best-loved of the Irish railway companies. From the singles of mid-Victorian times, to the modern three-cylinder designs of the 20th century, Norman Johnston takes readers through 120 years of locomotive history.

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A detailed illustrated history of the locomotives of the Great Northern Railway. This book should be useful to all devotees of the GNRI, which operated the main line between Belfast and Dublin and a large number of secondary routes. It is illustrated with photographs throughout and covers the history of some 500 locomotives of about 120 types, including those of the companies, which amalgamated to form the GNRI in 1876.



  • Format: Hardback
  • Published On: 28 October 1999
  • Publisher: Colourpoint Books
  • ISBN / EAN: 9781898392484
  • Page Count: 208

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