Garratt

A steam locomotive that is articulated in three parts, with a boiler mounted on the centre frame, and two steam engines mounted on separate frames, one on each end of the boiler.

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  • Garratt — bezeichnet Herbert William Garratt (1864–1913), englischer Lokomotivkonstrukteur Garratt (Lokomotive), die von H. W. Garratt erfundene Lokomotivbauart Siehe auch: Garrett Diese Seite ist ei …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Garratt — For people named Garratt, see Garratt (surname) A Garratt is a type of steam locomotive that is articulated in three parts. Its boiler is mounted on the centre frame, and two steam engines are mounted on separate frames, one on each end of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Garratt — This name is of Norman origin, from either of the personal names Gerard or Gerald introduced into England after the Conquest of 1066. The two names soon became confused, but are recorded separately in the Domesday Book of 1086 as Gerardus and… …   Surnames reference

  • Garratt v. Dailey — 46 Wash 2d 197, 279 P.2d 1091 (Wash. 1955) is a famous tort law case that illustrates the principle of intent for intentional torts. Background Dailey, a 5 year old boy, moved a lawn chair that Ruth Garratt was in the process of sitting down in …   Wikipedia

  • Garratt Lane — is a road in the borough of Wandsworth, London. It connects Wandsworth High Street to Tooting Broadway and is approximately four kilometres long. It passes through both Earlsfield and Summerstown. It has mixed usage along its length. In the north …   Wikipedia

  • Garratt (surname) — Garratt is the surname of:* Herbert William Garratt (1864–1913), mechanical engineer, inventor of the Garratt locomotive typeee also* Garrettsurname|Garratt …   Wikipedia

  • Garratt (Lokomotive) — Werkfoto der K1, der ersten Garratt Die Bauart Garratt ist eine spezielle Bauart von Dampflokomotiven mit zwei separaten Triebwerks Einheiten, welche durch einen Brückenrahmen, der Dampfkessel und Führerstand trägt, verbunden sind. Der Name… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Garratt-Lokomotive — Werkfoto der K1, der ersten Garratt Die Bauart Garratt ist eine spezielle Bauart von Dampflokomotiven mit zwei separaten Triebwerkseinheiten, welche durch einen Brückenrahmen, der Dampfkessel und Führerstand trägt, verbunden sind. Der Name… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Garratt, Herbert William — SUBJECT AREA: Land transport, Railways and locomotives [br] b. 8 June 1864 London, England d. 25 September 1913 Richmond, Surrey, England [br] English engineer, inventor of the Beyer Garratt articulated locomotive. [br] After apprenticeship at… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Garratt, Mayor of —    Probably the most famous of the *mock mayors, even though the last recognized Mayor died in 1810. Garratt was a small hamlet between Wandsworth and Tooting, now in South London but then in the county of Surrey. The election of the Mayor of… …   A Dictionary of English folklore

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