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C&O/B&O In Color
Bob Withers
Morning Sun
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2014-05-01 13:18:58
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C&O/B&O In Color

By Bob Withers.

Cloth with dust jacket, 8.5x11", 128 glossy pages, color photos throughout. 2014.

"As the merger scene in the eastern United States heated up in the early 1960s with Erie Lackawanna, N&W-NKP-Wabash, and talk of Penn Central, a union of a different type occurred between the Chesapeake & Ohio and the Baltimore & Ohio.

"While not yet a true “merger” for several reasons, the affiliation was dubbed “C&O/B&O” and quite visible trackside during the 1960s on timetables, advertisements, corporate reports, and especially trackside where C&O and B&O locomotives began mixing it up, especially on the B&O."