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TRIPLE TRACK WINTER

TRIPLE TRACK WINTER

14.00

The busiest piece of freight railroad in the world in the driving snow of winter storm Q and the perfect weather of the following days. Meets, side by sides and all the UP action the triple track between O'Fallons and Gibbon Junction is famous for.

by Highball Productions WIDESCREEN Edition. Running time 2 hours 8 minutes

* Features narration on/off.

Price: Was £21.00 SPECIAL OFFER £14
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A SALUTE TO THE WARBONNET

A SALUTE TO THE WARBONNET

21.00

by Highball

A tribute to the best loved paint scheme in America, the classic red & silver Santa Fe "Warbonnet", resurrected in 1989 and applied to freight locos for fast intermodal service. We take a look at this spectacular paint scheme in current service at many favorite railfan locoations on Cajon and Tehachapi Passes and the Mojave and Seligman Subs. We include a brief history of the Warbonet paint and its re-introduction in 1989 and look at the types of locos wearing it
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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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Through the Oregon Cascades Part 1: The Long Grade

Through the Oregon Cascades Part 1: The Long Grade

22.00

The Cascade Mountains of western Oregon are thick with tall timber growing along steep slopes broken by waterfalls and streams. This is the setting for a mountain railroad that climbs from deep within the Willamette Valley to nearly 5,000 feet above sea level at Cascade Summit.

Part 1: The Long Grade, begins at Eugene Yard and heads railroad south into the foothills of the Cascades. A forty mile 1.8% grade between Oakridge and Cascade Summit puts UP's newest locomotives to the test and keeps train crews on their toes. The line wraps around horse shoe curves, crosses trestles, and disappears through numerous rock sheds and tunnels before reaching the top of the pass.

In this highly anticipated follow up to "Union Pacific's Cascade Sub," we hike deeper into the most remote parts of the line and visit ground zero of the Frazier Slide which closed the railroad for three months in 2008. This is one of the most rugged portions of the I-5 Corridor which links the Pacific Northwest with California!

Shot in beautiful hi-definition between 2008 and 2015 in all seasons, this is the ultimate journey through the Oregon Cascades!

2 Hours 35 Minutes

By 7idea Productions
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Canada's YELLOWHEAD PASS

Canada's YELLOWHEAD PASS

23.00

At 3,711 feet above sea level and with gradual approaches on both sides, Yellowhead Pass is the ideal railway passage of Canada's Rocky Mountains.

Canadian National utilizes this strategic crossing of the continental divide marking the provincial boundary of British Columbia and Alberta. The railway is busy with intermodal traffic heading to and from west coast ports of Vancouver and Prince Rupert, BC. The rails stay polished with unit grain and coal trains heading for export, numerous mixed merchandise trains, and Via Rail passenger trains sporting sleek silver dome cars.

See this incredibly beautiful line from Hinton, Alberta, to Red Pass, British Columbia. A good deal of the route traverses the picturesque setting of Jasper National Park. 7idea Productions made two trips to the Yellowhead Country and our cameras captured its natural beauty in both summer and winter.

Join us for a spectacular railfan adventure you won't soon forget!

This program was shot between August 2016 and January 2017.

1 Hour 47 Minutes * WIDESCREEN DVD and 1080 Hi Definition Blu-ray

By 7idea Productions
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LOCOMOTIVE 2017

LOCOMOTIVE 2017

23.00

Get a trackside view of all the action in the new DVD, Locomotive 2017!

From Trains magazine, this all-new DVD is a wonderful companion video to the Locomotive 2017 special issue.

In the new DVD, Locomotive 2017, Trains correspondent Chris Guss explores the latest locomotive models across North America. Get a trackside view of all the action - new power, rebuilt power, vintage power, snowplows, and more!

Western New York & Pennsylvania Railroad and Delaware-Lackawanna Railroad's six-axle Alcos.

FP9s with a snowplow working a Southern Ontario short line.

Florida East Coast Railway and use of liquefied natural gas.

South Carolina's Pickens Railway's fleet of 1970s GE U-boats and modern Dash 8s.

BNSF Needles Sub heavy grades.

Approximate running time: 65 minutes

By TRAINS Ref D514 DVD Regular Price £24

NEW RELEASE OFFER £23 UNTIL 3rd November 2017
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Buy Both LOCOMOTIVE 2017 DVD + Annual

Buy Both LOCOMOTIVE 2017 DVD + Annual

BIG STEAM IS BACK

BIG STEAM IS BACK

24.00

This all-new DVD is a wonderful companion to the 100-page collectors issue, Big Steam is Back. The 90-minute video covers the early years of steam preservation through today's biggest restorations!

See how your favorite big steam locomotives are rebuilt and run - from Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum's Southern Railway 4501, to the big steam story of 2016: the return of Union Pacific 844. This must-see DVD includes dozens of steam locomotives from coast to coast.

What's Included:

UP's Living Legend No. 844 The last of the steam locomotives built for UP. Delivered in 1944 it pulled well known trains such as the Overland Limited, LA Limited, Portland Rose and Challenger.

The engine is widely known among railroad enthusiasts for its excursion runs over UP's Sherman Hill.

Big Boy 4014's story takes you to Cheyenne WY for a look at the restoration project of the century.

Follow the story of Sothern Pacific 484 No. 3751 back to the Sante Fe rails in southern CA.

Legendary Sante Fe 484 No. 2926 nears completion in New Mexico as the restoration grinds through its 17th year.

Running the Southern Pacific 4449 for crowds from coast to coast

Michigan's hardworking Berkshire. Decades after regular service, Pere Marquette No. 1225 is still reeling off the miles.

Milwaukee Road 484 No. 261 is marking 26 years of premium service to customers harkening back to the golden years of passenger trains.

Bringing the Southern Railway 282 No. 4501 back to life

Norfolk & Western 611. The best 484 ever built.

Taming the Beast of the East. Why choose the C & O 2662 no. 1309?

90 minutes, By TRAINS

Regular Price £25 NEW RELEASE OFFER £24 UNTIL 8th September 2017
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SD40-2 Survivors Volume 3

SD40-2 Survivors Volume 3

21.00

In January 1972, EMD introduced the SD40-2. The SD40-2 and its 645 prime mover have operated on railroads for nearly 50 years. Once superior main line power, it has been overtaken by more efficient computerized engines. Trains featured in this program all have SD40-2's leading in all kinds of service from the years 2013-2017.

Volume 3 includes BNSF, Canadian Pacific, Union Pacific, Canadian National and CSX trains in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, South Dakota, North Dakota and Indiana. In 2016, CP eliminated nearly all of their SD40-2's from their roster. C. Vision was in the right place at the right time to capture 3 of the remaining 40-2's pulling CP trains in Minnesota. Do you love that MRL blue? Montana Rail Link 40-2's made their way east leading BNSF trains and we were there to record those on the Wayzata Sub! Run through power from RCP&E, DM&E and IC&E are captured on CP trains in the Chicago area. Aside from the Class One's, you will also enjoy the sights and sounds of a few short lines and regionals including "Dakota and Iowa", "Rapid City, Pierre and Eastern" and "Indiana Railroad".

The SD40-2 will always be remembered for its reliability! Its prime mover and large platforms gave this engine a signature sound and look. You can always keep the memories of this locomotive forever in SD40-2 Survivors, Volume 3!

Running Time 2 hours, Narration on/off feature

By CVision Ref D513 DVD Regular Price £22

NEW RELEASE OFFER £21 ONLY UNTIL 3rd November 2017
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LOCOMOTIVE 2017 ANNUAL

LOCOMOTIVE 2017 ANNUAL

9.00

The Locomotive 2017 100-page annual issue takes a comprehensive look at the most powerful locomotives in North America with compelling stories and spectacular photography.

The Motive Power Review includes the latest news, trends, and developments in locomotive technology, as well as an exclusive listing of every new locomotive built and major rebuilds!

This all-new special issue is a wonderful companion to the Locomotive 2017 DVD above.

By TRAINS
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Elgin Joliet & Eastern In Color Vol 1: Eastern Subdivision

Elgin Joliet & Eastern In Color Vol 1: Eastern Subdivision

Ref: 1491


Price: 50.00

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.

Chicago South Shore & South Bend In Color Vol. 2

Chicago South Shore & South Bend In Color Vol. 2

Ref: 1302


Price: 50.00

Geoffrey H. Doughty

Geoff Doughty has a wonderful narrative to accompany what

is chiefly the vintage (late 1940’s!) work of well known traction

photographer Sandy Goodrick.


C&NW Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Vol. 1:  Passenger Cars, Cabooses and Acquired Roads

C&NW Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Vol. 1: Passenger Cars, Cabooses and Acquired Roads

Ref: 1315


Price: 50.00

James Kinkaid

First in a two-part exploration of the myriad equipment of the Chicago & North Western and the companies it acquired in the 1950’s and 60’s.


Nickel Plate Road  In Color Volume 2: 1960-1985

Nickel Plate Road In Color Volume 2: 1960-1985

Ref: 1352


Price: 50.00

Stephen M. Timko

Track the NKP through its final years and into Norfolk & Western throughout Illinois, Indiana and Ohio


Penn Central In Color Volume 4: West of the Alleghenies

Penn Central In Color Volume 4: West of the Alleghenies

Ref: 1393


Price: 50.00

Jeremy F. Plant

From high in the Alleghenies just east of Pittsburgh to the western road interchanges in Chicago and St. Louis, the operations of the troubled Penn Central are scrutinized in full color.


Rock Island Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment

Rock Island Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment

Ref: 1082


Price: 45.00

Steve Hile, David H. Hickcox and Todd Miller

Over 300 color photographs gathered from the best photographers of CRI&P equipment give the reader an outstanding collection of 'The Rock’s' rolling stock. RI owned reefers, stock cars, sleepers and coaches. They’re all here in this 128-page hardcover.

Trackside around Western Ohio 1965-1995 with Dave McKay

Trackside around Western Ohio 1965-1995 with Dave McKay

Ref: 1336


Price: 50.00

Steve M. Timko

Re-visit the PC, B&O, N&W, C&O, EL, CR and several smaller roads like D&TSL, Toledo Terminal and Muskingum Electric


Trackside in the Land of Lincoln with Richard Ward

Trackside in the Land of Lincoln with Richard Ward

Ref: 1446


Price: 50.00

James Lewnard Wabash, IC, PRR, GM&O, Rock Island and many more roads crisscrossed in central Illinois. The photographer recorded the best in full color.


Trackside around Detroit and Windsor 1943-1976 with Emery Gulash

Trackside around Detroit and Windsor 1943-1976 with Emery Gulash

Ref: 1438


Price: 50.00

Jerry A. Pinkepank

The Michigan Central main line Ann Arbor through Windsor, from Hudsons along the Huron River through the latter day tenants of the Detroit River Tunnel, and the last days of Grand Trunk Western steam in the suburban zone.


Trackside around Toledo 1946-1976 with Emery Gulash

Trackside around Toledo 1946-1976 with Emery Gulash

Ref: 1425


Price: 50.00

Jerry Pinkepank

PRR, NYC, AA, TT, D&TSL and others converged at this strategic location on the Great Lakes. Master photographer Emery Gulash visited Toledo often during these three key decades of change and recorded the passing scene in full color.

Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad In Color

Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad In Color

Ref: 1421


Price: 50.00

Samuel Beck and Bill Gustason

The unglamorous task of switching and transferring freight from one railroad to another fell to this notable terminal road in the Chicago area.

Trackside around Denver 1955-1979 with Jim Ozment

Trackside around Denver 1955-1979 with Jim Ozment

Ref: 1387


Price: 50.00

by Thomas A. Brunner his camera to work with him as a track supervisor on the D&RGW around Denver but was also a dedicated railfan in his free time.

Trackside around Mason City 1958-1978 with Soph Marty

Trackside around Mason City 1958-1978 with Soph Marty

Ref: 1375


Price: 50.00

by Jim Boyd

M&St.L, RI, MILW and a number of other roads greeted Dr. Soph Marty when he moved to Mason City, Iowa in 1960. Join him as he explores his new hometown and records the early 1960 merger and motive power changes.

Nickel Plate Road In Color Volume 1: 1946 - 1959

Nickel Plate Road In Color Volume 1: 1946 - 1959

Ref: 1345


Price: 50.00

by Stephen M. Timko, The Nickel Plate was the place to be in the 1950's when the next headlight might be a pair of sleek PA's or a thundering Berk.

Iowa Trolleys In Color

Iowa Trolleys In Color

Ref: 1335


Price: 50.00

Ed Ridolph

Cedar Rapids & Iowa City, Charles City Western, Des Moines Rwy., DM&CI, Ft. Dodge, Des Moines & Southern, Iowa Terminal, MC&CL, O&CB, Sioux City Service, Southern Iowa Rwy., and WCF&N - all in vivid color!

Trackside around the Twin Cities with Joe Elliott 1968-1972 Aaron Isaacs

Trackside around the Twin Cities with Joe Elliott 1968-1972 Aaron Isaacs

Ref: 1328


Price: 50.00

Aaron Isaacs

Trackside photographer Joe Elliott roamed the Minneapolis-St. Paul rail lines in the four years between 1968-1972 chiefly recording the vanishing passenger fleets of the GN, NP, CB&Q, MILW, C&NW and RI. He also found freight on those roads as well as CGW, SOO, MN&S and others. Check out his camera skills in this intriguing approach to the "Twin Cities."


Trackside around Eastern Ohio 1965-1995 with Dave McKay

Trackside around Eastern Ohio 1965-1995 with Dave McKay

Ref: 1326


Price: 50.00

Stephen M. Timko

Dave McKay was schooled in photography and took his talent trackside to capture the numerous rail lines that surrounded his Eastern Ohio home. N&W, PRR, PC, CR, B&O, EL and NYC are just the trunk lines. Many other shortlines, terminal carriers, steel companies and industrials are included in this sweep through the east end of the Buckeye State.

C&NW Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Volume 2: Revenue Freight Cars

C&NW Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Volume 2: Revenue Freight Cars

Ref: 1325


Price: 50.00

by James Kinkaid

The cars that made the money! Box cars, gondolas, coil cars, covered hoppers, flat cars, hoppers, ore jennies, reefer and stock cars. They're all here whether bought brand new by CNW, inherited from predecessors or purchased second-hand.

Ann Arbor Railroad In Color History & Operations 1869 to 1976

Ann Arbor Railroad In Color History & Operations 1869 to 1976

Ref: 1316


Price: 50.00

by Robert I. Warrick

The Ann Arbor Railroad was as much a steamship line as a railroad; this text rich volume follows Michigan's most distinctive railroad from beginning to end with stunning photographs that will surprise readers.

Trackside in the Rust Belt 1957-1977 with Cal Banse

Trackside in the Rust Belt 1957-1977 with Cal Banse

Ref: 1317


Price: 50.00

by Stephen M. Timko

Erie RR operator Cal Banse took his camera to work and on excursions in eastern Ohio, western Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the steel and coal country. Cal was photographing the railroad scene from the end of steam to the introduction of second generation diesels in a territory known for its heavy industry.

Trackside in the Heartland 1946-1959 with John Knauff and Vincent Purn

Trackside in the Heartland 1946-1959 with John Knauff and Vincent Purn

Ref: 1313


Price: 50.00

by Kevin Holland and Robert J. Yanosey

Up the Mississippi River into St. Louis, Chicago, Minneapolis-St.Paul, Denver and many lesser locations in the late steam - early diesel years.

Wabash / Nickel Plate / DT&I Color Guide to Freight & Passenger Equipment

Wabash / Nickel Plate / DT&I Color Guide to Freight & Passenger Equipment

Ref: 1300


Price: 50.00

by Jim Kinkaid

More than 300 color views of these Mid-Western fallen flags. Also includes AA, ART M&LS and NJI&I.

Wabash In Color Volume 2

Wabash In Color Volume 2

Ref: 1290


Price: 50.00

by Michael C. Kelly

Follow the Flag and examine more than 240 color photos of this classic railroad which left the Midwest rail landscape in 1964. The Wabash operated one of the more exotic diesel rosters and they're all illustrated in this system-wide tour.

Trackside around Youngstown 1962-1982 with Dave McKay

Trackside around Youngstown 1962-1982 with Dave McKay

Ref: 1284


Price: 50.00

by Stephen M. Timko

A RR-by-RR tour of this steel-making center in Northeast Ohio during the era of fallen flags. Visit EL, P&LE, PC, CR, B&O, shortlines and industrials through the camera of photographer Dave McKay

Chicago, North Shore & Milwaukee In Color Vol. 2 Point of No Return

Chicago, North Shore & Milwaukee In Color Vol. 2 Point of No Return

Ref: 1282


Price: 50.00

by Geoffrey H. Doughty

The period following the abandonment of the Shore Line in July 1955 to the termination of all services in January 1963 are examined in this new book. This final volume also looks at the politics and mistakes that brought an end to America's favorite interurban.

Toledo, Peoria & Western In Color

Toledo, Peoria & Western In Color

Ref: 1277


Price: 50.00

by Roger Kujawa, David Ingles, David Jordan \nThe Peoria Road was a small but vital link in America's Transcontinental Route. It rostered an interesting array of one-of-a-kind diesels, all of which can be seen in this 1950's to present look at the road. A small Color Guide section covers its varied equipment as well.

Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific In Color

Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific In Color

Ref: 1273


Price: 50.00

by David C. Schauer \nOperations of the DW&P are examined from the steam to diesel era in this new book. Equipment, RDC's, facilities and much more!

Great Northern In Color Volume 1: Lines West

Great Northern In Color Volume 1: Lines West

Ref: 1269


Price: 50.00

by David H. Hickcox

An all-color examination of the GN and its diesel operations 1948-1970 in Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, Idaho and Montana.

Trackside around Duluth 1957-1960 with Wayne C. Olsen

Trackside around Duluth 1957-1960 with Wayne C. Olsen

Ref: 1238


Price: 50.00

by David C. Schauer

A colorful look at the waning days of steam on the DM&IR, NP and shortline D&NE. also included are steam fantrips on the Soo and DM&IR as well as a GN diesel switch job on the ore docks.

Illinois Terminal In Color Volume 1

Illinois Terminal In Color Volume 1

Ref: 1039


Price: 50.00

by Gordon E. Lloyd

The personal photography of noted traction authority Gordon Lloyd takes the reader on a tour of the IT from 1952 up to the N&W takeover.

Illinois Terminal In Color, Volume 2

Illinois Terminal In Color, Volume 2

Ref: 1122


Price: 50.00

by William D. Volkmer

Through the camera lens of master traction photographer Eugene Van Dusen the reader is taken across the Illinois Terminal system in the late 1940's, early 1950's. Both freight and passenger operations are viewed in full color.

Minneapolis & St. Louis In Color

Minneapolis & St. Louis In Color

Ref: 1049


Price: 45.00

by Gene Green

This spirited little Midwest hauler was one of the earliest "fallen flags" disappearing into the C&NW System in 1960. See everything from FTs to GP9s to multi-colored RS-1s in this 128-page book. The M&StL "story" is wonderfully narrated and explained in the 240 rare color photos accented by authentic memorabilia.

Trackside around St. Louis 1952-1959 with Jim Ozment

Trackside around St. Louis 1952-1959 with Jim Ozment

Ref: 1147


Price: 50.00

by James Sandrin

A railroad hub second in importance only to Chicago is examined during the 1950s road-by-road. See A&S, B&O, C&EI, C&NW, CB&Q, NYC, GM&O, IC, IT, MKT, Frisco, PRR, MP, Cotton Belt, TRRA and Wabash when their first generation diesels gleamed in their newness. A little steam too!

Chicago & Eastern Illinois In Color

Chicago & Eastern Illinois In Color

Ref: 1114


Price: 50.00

by Ed DeRouin

C&EI served the needs of Illinois and Indiana customers with its merchandise and coal service as well as a classy set of passenger trains. These vintage views take the reader from the late 1940s right up to the 1970 split-up into L&N and MP. All-color, 128-page hardcover book.

Chicago Great Western In Color

Chicago Great Western In Color

Ref: 1027


Price: 45.00

by Lloyd E. Stagner

The X-shaped CGW was a fast moving bridge line between Chicago-Omaha and Minneapolis-Kansas City. Famous for its multi F-unit lashings and "Lucky Strike" logo, the CGW was absorbed by the C&NW in the mid 1960s. Follow its operation through over 240 color photos dating back to 1951 in this hardcover book.

Chicago & North Western Official Color Photography

Chicago & North Western Official Color Photography

Ref: 1116


Price: 50.00

by Gene Green

CN&W "official" photographers recorded everything from new diesels, new equipment, special events and other achievements in color from the 1940’s onward. More than 240 color photos are chronicled in this

new hardcover book.

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 1: 1941-1953

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 1: 1941-1953

Ref: 1023


Price: 50.00

by Lloyd Keyser

Enjoy the most fascinating collection of vintage C&NW steam and early diesel ever assembled in color! Author Keyser expertly reports the North Western operations of the Forties and early Fifties in exacting detail.

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 2: 1954-1958

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 2: 1954-1958

Ref: 1115X


Price: 50.00

by Lloyd Keyser

The last of steam, the evolution of the early C&NW diesel fleet in 240 vintage views researched by author Lloyd Keyser and captioned in detail. The entire system is transversed as new management and economic conditions cause major changes on the C&NW.

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 3: 1959-1964

Chicago and North Western In Color Volume 3: 1959-1964

Ref: 1171


Price: 50.00

by Lloyd Keyser and Phil Borleske

The C&NW undergoes a radical transformation with new management, new equipment and the M&StL merger.

Trackside around Chicago 1957-1965 with George Speir

Trackside around Chicago 1957-1965 with George Speir

Ref: 1144


Price: 50.00

by Ed DeRouin

Visit with the 38 railroads that served the Windy City 1957-1965 through the camera lens of George Speir. Almost exclusively first generation diesel but there’s a little steam and traction too!

Rock Island In Color Volume 1: 1948-1964

Rock Island In Color Volume 1: 1948-1964

Ref: 1083


Price: 50.00

by Lloyd E. Stagner

Return to the citadel of exotic diesels as the amazing roster of RI is unfolded in this all-color 128-page book. Steam is prominent too as the story of RI’s ups-and-downs is described through almost 200 vintage photos of trains and operations throughout the huge multi-state system.

Rock Island In Color Volume 2: 1965-1980

Rock Island In Color Volume 2: 1965-1980

Ref: 1084


Price: 50.00

by Bill Marvel

Complete the saga of "the ROCK" as it begins a non-stop ride to oblivion. Vintage cab units and recycled Geeps were not enough to curb the tide as the road valiantly fought the inevitable.

Grand Trunk Western In Color Volume 1: Steam & Green 1941-1961

Grand Trunk Western In Color Volume 1: Steam & Green 1941-1961

Ref: 1181


Price: 50.00

by Jerry A. Pinkepank

GTW was an interesting blend of Canadian and US railway practices. It had hotshot freights that serviced a burgeoning automobile traffic in the Detroit area while also operating a top-notch Chicago to Toronto mainline passenger operation.

Grand Trunk Western In Color Volume 2: Visual Redesign 1962-1982

Grand Trunk Western In Color Volume 2: Visual Redesign 1962-1982

Ref: 1182


Price: 50.00

Jerry A. Pinkepank

In 1960 the GTW image was remade from its conservative green color scheme. Witness this dramatic changeover as it overtakes everything from F7s to equipment, through the photography of Emery Gulash.

Wabash Trackside with Emery Gulash 1954-1974

Wabash Trackside with Emery Gulash 1954-1974

Ref: 1257


Price: 50.00

by Jerry A. Pinkepank

Follow the Wabash as its eclectic diesel fleet highballs hotshot auto traffic and fabled passenger trains. Our book celebrates the color work of fabled photographer Emery Gulash and continues as the N&W extends its paint and influence after the 1964 merger.

Missouri Pacific Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment

Missouri Pacific Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment

Ref: 1192


Price: 50.00

by James Kinkaid

The varied roster of the MoPac is examined in more than 300 vintage color photos of passenger cars, revenue freight cars, trucks and MofW cars.

Missouri Pacific In Color Vol. 1: The Era of the EAGLES

Missouri Pacific In Color Vol. 1: The Era of the EAGLES

Ref: 1193


Price: 50.00

by Jim Boyd

A look back at the end of steam through the first generation of diesels to the system renumbering of 1962. Texas & Pacific too!

Missouri Pacific In Color Vol. 2: Screamin' Eagles

Missouri Pacific In Color Vol. 2: Screamin' Eagles

Ref: 1194


Price: 50.00

by Jim Boyd

The chop-nose era from 1960 to the UP merger, with a review of motive power changes, pre-Amtrak passenger service and the 1974 renumbering and paint scheme change.

DUE July 1, 2005


Great Lakes Trolleys In Colour

Great Lakes Trolleys In Colour

Ref: 1183


Price: 50.00

by Robert Halperin

Enjoy a city-by-city tour around the Great Lakes in the 1940s and 50s as seen through the camera of noted traction photographer Eugene Van Dusen. Buffalo, Rochester, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, Fort William, London, Toronto and other towns are toured when trolleys ruled the day.

Trackside around Illinois 1960-1973 with George Strombeck

Trackside around Illinois 1960-1973 with George Strombeck

Ref: 1239


Price: 50.00

by Greg Stout

The multiple lines that crisscrossed Illinois are examined in full color by photographer George Strombeck during the last full decade of privately- run passenger service. A sampling of roads across the entire state give a comprehensive look at railroading 40 years ago.

Trackside around Granger Country 1952-1955 with Rich Wilson

Trackside around Granger Country 1952-1955 with Rich Wilson

Ref: 1240


Price: 50.00

by Jim Boyd

A WWII veteran returns to "Granger Country" in 1952 and records the end of steam and the early diesels on CB&Q, RI, Milwaukee, UP, IC and C&NW. Ranging from his home in Iowa, photographer Wilson also went into the adjoining states of Illinois, Wisconsin, Kansas and Nebraska. A nice chapter on the long-gone Southern Iowa Railway also!

Trackside Detroit Downriver 1946-1976 with Emery Gulash

Trackside Detroit Downriver 1946-1976 with Emery Gulash

Ref: 1237


Price: 50.00

by Jerry A. Pinkepank

Downriver Detroit is the city's heavy workshop, the place of steel mills, shipyards, and chemical plants. This all-color book which begins in Delray includes the Ford River Rouge complex, the PM-Wabash-PRR railroutes as well as other railroads in this general area. NYC, B&O, GTW, DT&I and Shore Line complete the excursion back to the late steam/early diesel years.

Chicago, South Shore & South Bend In Color Volume 1: Sixty Years of the South Shore

Chicago, South Shore & South Bend In Color Volume 1: Sixty Years of the South Shore

Ref: 1174


Price: 50.00

by Kevin J. Holland

Six decades of color in the history of "America's Last Interurban" as documented by a group of outstanding photographers from 1941 to 2001.

Hardback

Trackside around Cleveland 1965-1979 with Dave McKay

Trackside around Cleveland 1965-1979 with Dave McKay

Ref: 1236


Price: 50.00

by Dave McKay

An outstanding photographic tour of Cleveland, Ohio and the surrounding countryside in full color when EL, NYC, PRR, NKP (N&W), and other lines were operating the last of first generation power.

Hardback


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