Strasburg Rail Road

Author: Eric S. Conner and Steve Barrall
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1467125075
Size: 16.16 MB
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This book chronicles the unlikely success of America's oldest continuously operating railroad.

Railroads Across North America

Author: Claude Wiatrowski
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 161060136X
Size: 80.79 MB
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The following organizations also provided assistance for which I am grateful: 7+
RAILROADER magazine; American Short Line and Regional Railroad
Association; Archives of Advertising; Association of American Railroads;
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum; Belton, Grandview and Kansas City Railroad
Company; BionikMedia Photo Lab; California State Railroad Museum; Colorado
Railcar; Colorado Railroad Museum; Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge
Railroad; Friends of the ...

The Trains Of Our Memory

Author: Peter Osborne
ISBN: 9780986030550
Size: 66.15 MB
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The collection includes resources on the railroads that were active in Pennsylvania. There are interactive exhibits, videos, model train layouts, regular programs and events for a variety of interests and expertise.

Guide To North American Railroad Hot Spots

Author: J. David Ingles
Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
ISBN: 9780890243732
Size: 64.54 MB
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Description: Opened in 1999, this $3.2 million, 3 1 0-foot-long span is specially
designed for railfan viewing, with 20 large camera ports in the chain-link fence,
and wide berms on both sides of the roadway. The bridge crosses the west throat
of Norfolk Southern's Enola Yard "Camera port" slots in the fence at the Overview
Bridge allow good shots down onto the NS yard tracks. Photo by Dan Cupper. (
former Pennsylvania Railroad- Penn Central-Conrail). Type Of Operation: Trains
and ...

Reading Trains And Trolleys

Author: Philip K. Smith
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439631808
Size: 27.84 MB
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Reading Trains and Trolleys portrays the good old days of the Philadelphia & Reading Railway (reorganized as the Reading Company in 1923), the Schuykill Valley Division of the Pennsylvania Railroad, the Mount Penn Gravity Railroad, the ...

Great Railroad Museums Of The Usa

Author: Jan Young
ISBN: 1300755555
Size: 21.92 MB
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Indexes Pat McKnight (Steamtown National Historic Site) Barbara Morrow (Heart
of Dixie Railroad Museum) Kellie Murphy (Museum of the American Railroad)
Rick Olsen (Indiana Railway Museum) Dave Overton (National New York ...
Version 1.2 Page 57, Strasburg 475 courtesy of the Strasburg Rail Road Page 61
, Seaboard Air Lines number 6300 courtesy of the Gold Coast Railroad Museum
Page 72, Canadian National number 6789 by aka Kath licensed under ...

Making Histories In Transport Museums

Author: Colin Divall
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 0718501063
Size: 71.77 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The ornamentation of country stations with copious flower beds and hanging
baskets, sometimes rationalized by preservationists as a typical pursuit of under-
employed railway workers in the past, serves to reinforce the image. Other kinds
of image projected by heritage railways help to displace their industrial character.
Associations with 'historical' places ... at least, from the old companies. In the USA
the Strasburg Rail Road combines historical tradition and the American rural
idiom ...

Railroads Of Pennsylvania

Author: Lorett Treese
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 9780811748872
Size: 27.38 MB
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Regional histories of the great railroads and relics of rail culture.