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Southern Pacific

Neill Crompton Wilson

Southern Pacific

the roaring story of a fighting railroad.

by Neill Crompton Wilson

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTaylor, Frank J.
The Physical Object
Pagination25p.,ill.,24cm
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18758903M

First Edition. pages b/w photos - Over black and white photos illustrate the history of the last twenty years of the Moffat Line under the DRGW, Southern Pacific and Union Pacific. Gregory Monroe, the author was the former publisher of Railfan Photographer. Southern Pacific and other railroads published books with detailed track arrangements often called Track Charts, the name may differ on other roads. These are detailed drawings developed by the railroad and include numerous engineering specifications for roadbed, track, bridges, crossings, culverts etc. containing technical data about those.

South Pacific Books, Albany, New Zealand. likes. Specialising in picture books and fiction for children by fantastic New Zealand authors5/5(1). This book provides a coverage that every railroad enthusiast, and of course Southern Pacific fans in particular, will enjoy. Noted rail artist John Signor has created for the book the painting shown here, depicting a Southern Pacific yard scene containing the subjects of this series of books.

Beaumont Hill SP's Southern California Gateway Southern Pacific's Coast Line Southern Pacific's Shasta Division Southern Pacific's Western Division Southern Pacific's Salt Lake Division Santa Fe's Los Angeles Division Southern Pacific 6, likes talking about this. Restoration of the last Krauss-Maffei diesel-hydraulic locomotive in America, by the Pacific Locomotive Association operating over the Followers: K.


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Southern Pacific was written at a time of merger mania in railroads, just before consolidation with Union Pacific. This book shows the trend toward merger with the Santa Fe rather than the final outcome; An important by: 7.

Fascinating history of the Southern Pacific railroad in Oregon. The book begins with a look at the SP's predecessor lines (the Oregon & California, the Oregon Pacific, and the Portland, Eugene & Eastern as well as the narrow gauge lines in the Willamette Valley) before discussing each section of the SP in depth: the Greater Portland area, the Valley Main Line, the Eastside branches, the 5/5(5).

Southern Pacific’s Los Angeles Division is sure to find a place on the book shelves of those interested in the SP, or the history of Southern California as a whole. pages, 8½ x 11 library bound with dust jacket, 1, photos, 76 maps, Bibliography and Index.

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Southern Pacific's Salt Lake Division by John R. Signor This volume traces the long and colorful history of the Southern Pacific Railroad through Nevada and Utah, starting with the pioneer Central Pacific in the s, and continuing on with the vibrant Harriman years afterthrough Depression and War, and on into the modern era.

In all, there are more than photos included in this book. Southern Pacific considered passenger locomotives to be distinct—they should deliver 2, or more horsepower per unit and would ride on six-wheel trucks that carried traction motors only on the outer axles, leaving the center axles as idlers.

Southern Pacific in Color, Vol. 1 book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Photos of the two decades of the SP feature a surp 5/5. Southern Pacific Daylight TrainVolume 1. by Richard K. Wright. If you get any SP Daylight book, this is THE Daylight book you want.

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