Strange Locomotives

We recently received an e-mail from a gentleman in Germany who said “I`m using my free time for writing a book “Unusual locomotives”.” Hmm. So I looked in my files to see what weird and wonderful jobbies I had stored over a long while. I don’t know much about these pictures I just stored them ‘cos they were ultra funky. The last one is beyond belief.

Look where the smoke stack is - warm for the engineer

Look where the smoke stack is – warm for the engineer

Chain driven

Chain driven

A diesel?

A diesel?

Check the smoke stack on this one

Check the smoke stack on this one

Another chain drive with titchy wheels

Another chain drive with titchy wheels

Double chain drive and dig them wheels

Double chain drive and dig them wheels

I just love it - a 2-2-0

I just love it – a 2-2-0

The piece de resistence

The piece de resistence