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An Album of Sentinel Works Photographs No2

DG,"S",Diesel & Rail


Written by Anthony R Thomas only 1000 copies of this book were published in May 2010 by Woodpecker  Publications and is now 95% sold out.  (See below for current availability and price).


This book contains 172 pages with 255 carefully chosen works photographs from the authors collection illustrating all the Sentinel works products not covered in Album No 1.  

Beginning with the DG waggon introduced in 1927 and the tractor derivatives followed by the lightweight pneumatic tyred version launched in 1931.  Many photos of the revolutionary ‘S’ type waggon with its unique four-cylinder single-acting engine, introduced in 1933 is also included, also the Argentine waggons of 1951.   


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Chapter 1 covers Solid rubber tyred DG’s built from 1927 The pneumatic tyred DG’s are included in Chapter 2 introduced in 1931 The 1933 revolutionary four-cylinder ‘S’ types are shown in Chapter 3.


Brief details of the experimental Doble steam waggons and Doble rail applications are included.

The complete story of the Sentinel shunting and main line locos and railcars are illustrated, built from 1923 to 1956.  Photos of some wartime products are also shown, including the Sentinel-HSG lorries.   

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The Doble lorries and rail locos are in Chapter 4. Examples of all pre-war loco’s are in Chapter 5 The pre-war railcars are also included in Chapter 5


Finally the post war Diesel Lorries & Busses built from 1948 to 1957 are covered too.  

The main appendix lists all known Sentinel DG & ‘S’ type waggons and tractors built. A further appendix lists all the Sentinel locos and railcars built and finally further appendices listing all known surviving Sentinels of all types and ages around the world are included.


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Chapter 6 covers all post war locos including specials The Sentinel-HSG and other wartime products are in Chapter 7 Diesel lorries and busses are covered in Chapter 8.


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