Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Arizona and New Mexico
New Revised & Updated EditionSince the first edition was published in 1995 much has changed. This all new edition not only incorporates all those changes, mergers, ownership changes and abandonment's but also includes for the first time the interurban electric railroads and logging railroads. The Atlas shows all currently operated common carrier, tourist and major industrial railroads along with abandoned routes.PUBLICATION DATE 2006
BOSTON & MAINE IN THE FOUR SEASONS
by Herron Rail combined 92 mins * colour * narrated * PALBACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! DOUBLE FEATURE!!Volume 1 - Summer & FallViews of commuter and mainline passenger and freight trains, plus supporting scenes of stations, yards and track repairs.Here we have continuous action as Pacifics, Moguls, Atlantics, and first generation E7 diesels work passenger trains in main line and commuter service in the Boston suburban area. Train consists include "The Kennebec", "The Gull", "The Flying Yankee" and "The Mountaineer". Also 2-8-0 hauled local freight.A fascinating story is told of track repairs conducted with a mix of 1950 era mechanised and hand tools.All in the renowned beautiful summer and fall New England countryside, Massachusetts locations include Wakefield Jct, Reading, Greenwood, Wilmington, Ballardville, Melrose, Lowell Jct. Also Intervale & Somersworth, New Hampshire. 45 minsVolume 2 - Winter & Spring (T21)Spectacular views of fast paced action with steam and some diesel trains bucking snow drifts as workers shovel station platforms. Steam was never more dramatic!As spring plumage arrives on the trees and the winter cold is shaken off, follow more passenger trains and a local freight mainly in the warm sun.The "players" in this all action programme include Atlantics, Pacifics, Mountains, Moguls, Switchers and Consolidations, plus diesel switchers and E7s hauling named trains such as the "Gull", "Kennebec", Ambassador", "Mountaineer" plus the Rockingham Park Specials, commuter trains in profusion and the "High Car" local freight.Added to all this drama is a North Station extravaganza of fascinating action as a wide variety of trains come and go. 52 mins2 Great Videos - 1 Fantastic DVDRegular Price: £19.00 Special Offer £12 only!
SOUTHERN PACIFIC VINTAGE STEAM
This program was original intended to be on the East Bay Area of Californina, but it has been widened to include other things. We begin in San Jose, California, and work our way up to Oakland. Many commuter trains with Pacific's are seen, as well as war-time black Daylights, Cab Forward's, 4-8-2's, and smaller power on locals. Then we divert to the Altamont Pass line and see several Cab Forward articulateds, and even a 4-10-2 leading one train. Then we continue to Oakland, and see some trains around San Francisco before heading eastward along San Pablo Bay, and a visit to the San Ramos Branch and see some old film of smaller branch line operations. Next we have a Daylight section with a variety of films of Daylight trains in action, mostly with Daylight paint. Next we move to a segment that is east of Los Angeles and includes a lot of 30's and 1940's material mostly on the line to El Paso. There is a wide variety of train action in this segment. Next we see a variety of various SP images before closing out the show with several scenes of 4-6-2 2467 en route to Sacramento in 1999, and with 2472 at Hunters Point in 2001. There is something for everyone in this show, especially if you like SP Steam.by Greg Scholl Video Productions 58 mins * colour * narrated Was £25.00 Now £12.50
Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, VIA Rail Canada, GO Transit and Amtrak all use the busy Bayview Junction near Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Three sub divisions, two CN and one CP come together at this Y junction.by Highball Productions WIDESCREEN Edition. Running time 1 hour 10 minutes plus previews.* Features narration on/off
Today's Illinois Central Volume I
Explore the exciting northern half of the Illinois Central Railroad from the industrial Chicago area through pastoral Illinois farmlands to the rural scenes of Fulton, Kentucky. Pentrex takes you on a journey down the main line where you'll see locals, switch jobs, through-freights, and fast intermodal trains hard at work. The IC intersects with a variety of other railroads on its southward trek and we'll spend time viewing Union Pacific, Conrail, Norfolk Southern, CSX, and Burlington Northern trains at these diamonds.Train symbols are provided to enhance your understanding of how the Illinois Central fits together as a system. The coverage is indicated by mile markers, and maps of each district help to identify what part of the line is being presented. A rundown of IC's current diesel roster explains what types of units are in use today. There are even a few surprises in store as extremely rare diesels make an appearance!The Illinois Central has proven to be a very profitable railroad and is a survivor in today's era of mega-mergers. Here's your opportunity to observe the action along the "Main Line of Mid-America" and to appreciate what for many has been a well kept secret!
UNION PACFIC Streamliners & Classic Steam
Covers early streamliners 1934-1940, Classic steam power in the 1930's & 1950's with 1950's scenes around the Council Bluffs-Omaha area and 1990's action of 4-8-4 844 and Challenger 3985.844 is seen at St Louis in 1990, on ex-D&RGW Tennessee Pass line and other locations on UP.3985 is covered on CSX and ex-Clinchfield (lettered CRR 676 on CRR segment) and on other locations on U.P.A bonus is the 1939 premier parade for the movie "Union Pacific". The very rare steam turbines are in this segment.Steam power includes 4-6-2's, 4-8-2's, 4-8-4's,4-12-2, 2-8-0, 2-8-2's, 2-10-2, and a couple of Challengers plus the two steam turbines.Regular Price: £21.00 Special Offer £14 only!
315 & THE MUDHEN
Chama Steam's Fall Madness photo special on the Cumbres & Toltec with C-18 #315 and recently restored K-27 "Mudhen" #463. Double headers, mid train helper, stirring run by's, in cab footage and some great stack talk!by Highball Productions WIDESCREEN Edition. Running time 1 hour 45 minutes. plus previews * Features narration on/off.
Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, VIA Rail Canada, GO Transit and Amtrak all use the busy Bayview Junction near Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Three sub divisions, two CN and one CP come together at this Y junction.by Highball Productions WIDESCREEN Edition. Running time 1 hour 10 minutes plus previews.* Features narration on/offRegular Price £21 NEW RELEASE OFFER £20 (ONLY UNTIL 21st Feb 2014)
315 & THE MUDHEN
Chama Steam's Fall Madness photo special on the Cumbres & Toltec with C-18 #315 and recently restored K-27 "Mudhen" #463. Double headers, mid train helper, stirring run by's, in cab footage and some great stack talk!by Highball Productions WIDESCREEN Edition. Running time 1 hour 45 minutes. plus previews * Features narration on/off.Regular Price £21 NEW RELEASE OFFER £20 (ONLY UNTIL 21st Feb 2014)
Model Railroad Planning 2014
What's the secret to building a great model railroad? Learn from the experts!No matter the size of your layout, the wealth of ideas and advice in Model Railroad Planning 2014 will make sure you don't end up off the tracks!Expert tips and 11 all-new track plans for Z, N, HO, and O scales offer information you can use when planning the design, construction, and operation of your own layout.* Learn how to: Depict the era you want to model * Update a published track plan to fit your needs * Model two railroads on one layout* Create a small plan with plenty of action * Build a multi-deck masterpiece* And much more!