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Elgin Joliet & Eastern In Color Vol 1: Eastern Subdivision

Elgin Joliet & Eastern In Color Vol 1: Eastern Subdivision

£35.00

by John Eagan, Jr.

Around' Not 'Through' Chicago" was the motto of the "J". This 205 mile railroad served the steel industry of Chicago and Northwest Indiana as well as serving as an outer belt link for all railroads that entered the Windy City. This first Volume covers the EJ&E Eastern Subdivision from Gary, IN to Joliet, IL.

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Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Great Lakes East

Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Great Lakes East

£15.95

83 maps

Covers Ohio, Indiana and Lower Michigan.

New Revised edition incl. interurban lines available Jan 05

PUBLICATION DATE 2005
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CSX Power In Color Volume 2

CSX Power In Color Volume 2

£50.00

by Kurt Reisweber

Volume 2 in this series of books on CSX locomotives features General Electric four-axle units originally built for the ACL, SAL, SCL, L&N, Monon, Seaboard System, and C&O. Photo images, roster and action, often start with the units in their as-built owner paint schemes and progress on through several successor company colors to culminate in a variety of CSX blue-gray and yellow-nose paint variations
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Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Great Lakes West

Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Great Lakes West

£15.95

75 maps

Includes Upper Michigan, Wisconsin and Illinois, plus Chicago & St.Louis.

PUBLICATION DATE 2005
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Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Colorado and Utah

Comprehensive Railroad Atlas - Colorado and Utah

£16.50

It's nearly 14 years since the last COLORADO & UTAH edition. NEW REVISED Edition in two colours!

Since the last edition was published much has changed following the mergers of Burlington Northern and the Santa Fe and the merger of Southern Pacific into Union Pacific. In addition to general updating, this new edition has been expanded with additional enlargements to show complex areas in greater detail and includes for the first time the interurban electric lines, light rail and principal logging railroads. Also shown are proposed extensions to the Denver and Salt Lake City light rail systems.

The Atlas shows all currently operated common carriers, tourist and major industrial railroads along with abandoned routes.

PUBLICATION DATE 2008
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Morning Sun stock clearance sale

Morning Sun stock clearance sale

£35.00

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BUY BOTH VOLS 3 & 4 BNSF, Along the Route of the Santa Fe

BUY BOTH VOLS 3 & 4 BNSF, Along the Route of the Santa Fe

BNSF's SEATTLE SUBDIVISION

BNSF's SEATTLE SUBDIVISION

£22.00

BNSF's Seattle Subdivision is one of the busiest rail lines in the Pacific Northwest. BNSF and Union Pacific polish the rails with a great variety of unit trains plus intermodal, mixed merchandise, and many locals.In addition to freight traffic, the busy subdivision hosts ten Amtrak trains: four Cascades each direction, plus the north and southbound Coast Starlight. Between Tacoma and Seattle, Sounder commuter trains are also added to the mix. See this beautiful line between Vancouver, Washington and Seattle's King Street Station.

The rails provide access to the busy ports of Kalama, Longview, Tacoma, and Seattle. Watch trains tackle the Napavine Grade to Chehalis. The scenic highlight of the route is the section of track along the Puget Sound between Steilacoom and the Nelson Bennett Tunnel at Tacoma. Amtrak trains are covered here prior to being permanently rerouted over the Point Defiance Bypass.

UPDATE: After the tragic accident of Amtrak 501 on December 18th, the line around Point Defiance will continue to be used by Amtrak through the spring of 2018.

Shot in the summer and fall of 2017, BNSF's

Seattle Subdivision is truly a railfan's paradise!

1 Hour 22 Minutes * WIDESCREEN DVD

and 1080 Hi Definition Blu-ray

May be viewed with or without narration..

By 7idea Productions Regular Price £23

NEW RELEASE OFFER £22 UNTIL 23rd March 2018
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BNSF's SEATTLE SUBDIVISION

BNSF's SEATTLE SUBDIVISION

£23.00

BNSF's Seattle Subdivision is one of the busiest rail lines in the Pacific Northwest. BNSF and Union Pacific polish the rails with a great variety of unit trains plus intermodal, mixed merchandise, and many locals.In addition to freight traffic, the busy subdivision hosts ten Amtrak trains: four Cascades each direction, plus the north and southbound Coast Starlight. Between Tacoma and Seattle, Sounder commuter trains are also added to the mix. See this beautiful line between Vancouver, Washington and Seattle's King Street Station.

The rails provide access to the busy ports of Kalama, Longview, Tacoma, and Seattle. Watch trains tackle the Napavine Grade to Chehalis. The scenic highlight of the route is the section of track along the Puget Sound between Steilacoom and the Nelson Bennett Tunnel at Tacoma. Amtrak trains are covered here prior to being permanently rerouted over the Point Defiance Bypass.

UPDATE: After the tragic accident of Amtrak 501 on December 18th, the line around Point Defiance will continue to be used by Amtrak through the spring of 2018.

Shot in the summer and fall of 2017, BNSF's

Seattle Subdivision is truly a railfan's paradise!

1 Hour 22 Minutes May be viewed with or without narration..

By 7idea Productions
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Model Railroad Planning 2018

Model Railroad Planning 2018

£9.00

Model Railroad Planning 2018 is back with more creative solutions for modeling your best layout yet. From the publisher of Model Railroader magazine, the 100-page special issue features 15 all-new layout stories in HO, N, and O scale. Learn scenery tricks, track planning, yard construction, and more, from top experts in the field. Featured Stories Include:

Cover story: Doug Tagsold models the narrow gauge lines of the Colorado & Southern with a twist.

Neil Schofield describes the steps he used to model a sprawling furniture plant in an alcove.

Model Railroad Planning editor Tony Koester shares more than a dozen things to avoid.

Paul Dolkos discusses various topics regarding layout height.

Veteran HO modeler David Barrow builds an O scale switching layout.

Byron Henderson is back with a double-deck design.

And much more!
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Africa

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South African Steam - Narrow Gauge

South African Steam - Narrow Gauge

Ref: AF6


Price: £21.00

Visit the magnificent two foot gauge private railway at Sandstone Estates in South Africa. See NGG13 and NGG16 Beyer-Garratts in action, double headed and solo in superb pre dawn to post sunset light, magnificent action. Catch the only two Lawley 4-4-0's in the world in action, then a rare German ‘Feldbahn’ 0-8-0T and an NG17 2-8-2. Cool fall weather makes for great steam effects. Includes action fom the train and in the cab. Finally, visit the Apple Valley with a Lawley and an NG17.

by Highball Productions - TWO DISC SET 175 mins * colour * narration on/off * Widescreen

South African Steam – Paton’s country Railway

South African Steam – Paton’s country Railway

Ref: AF5


Price: £21.00

Paton's Country Railway operates the second oldest narrow gauge Beyer-Garratt locomotive in service in the world, 2-6-0 0-6-2 #55. Built in 1920, the locomotive worked most of it's life in the area. We'll see the engine being prepared for the days work, see the entire route from the train and see runby's on the way from Ixopo to Carisbrook, in Kwa-Zulu Natal Province, South Africa. The rain starts on the return journey, and we ride the little engine as she struggles up the grade, slipping constantly and leaking steam. Hear the thunderous exhaust as she fights to keep moving.

by Highball Productions 90 mins * colour * narration * Widescreen

South African Steam - Cape Gauge

South African Steam - Cape Gauge

Ref: AF4


Price: £21.00

Fantastic big steam action at Friends of the Rail, with a 15F, 19D and a 24 in action. Then we visit Sistonka Stimela, with a 19D and a massive GMAM Beyer-Garratt. Finally, we visit Reefsteamers and see a 25NC, a 15F and a 12AR in action. Superb pre dawn to post sunset light and engines being worked hard. Hear the exhaust! Crisp fall weather makes for great steam effects.

by Highball Productions

2 Hours * colour * narration on/off * Widescreen

THE TRANS KAROO - An African Rail Adventure

THE TRANS KAROO - An African Rail Adventure

Ref: AF3


Price: £18.00

Take a tour of the Cape Town area, the historic buildings and Table Mountain, and the Cape of Good Hope, including the penguin colony at Boulder Beach. We'll ride one of South Africa's premier express trains, the 'Trans Karoo' from Cape Town to Johannasburg, seeing the wine country, and the desert of the Little Karoo. When we reach Johannasburg, we'll take a safari through the magnificent Kruger National Park. A program the whole family will enjoy!

by Highball, 85 minutes plus previews

Steam Trains in Eritrea

Steam Trains in Eritrea

Ref: AF2


Price: £20.00

In the East African country of Eritrea, there exists one of the more spectacular narrow gauge steam railroads in the world. The railroad travels from the Red Sea port of Massawa and climbs through the high mountain country over stone arch bridges through tunnels, and snakes around massive loops gaining the needed altitude to the capitol city of Asmara whose elevation is 7000 feet. This railroad fete is accomplished behind 0-4-4-0 compound mallet steam locomotives built in Italy in the 1930s. Come with us to discover the enormous diversity hidden within Eritrea. Witness the beauty of its people, the scenic contrasts and experience the many thrills of riding this quaint narrow gauge railway.

by Machines of Iron 55 mins * colour * narration

Regular Price £ 20.00


Steam in South Africa

Steam in South Africa

Ref: AF1


Price: £17.00

The Drakensburg Farewell Rail Tour 1995

South African Railways was perhaps the most extensive narrow gauge system in the world. The steam locomotives that roamed the rails here were big narrow gauge steam. Join Machines of Iron as we go back to 1995 for a photo charter that traveled the rugged railway lines of the Drakensburg region behind garratts, 4-8-2s, a 2-8-4 and an ancient 4-6-0. Then thrill to a run down the mainline with a 4-8-4. This was a great steam train adventure that can not be duplicated today.

by Machines of Iron 75 mins * colour * narration

Regular Price £ 17

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