Product Details


Title:
B&O Power In Color Vol 2: Switchers, RDCs, 1st-Gen Roadswitchers
Author:
Bob Withers
Publisher:
Morning Sun
ISBN or Item #
1582486425
Date Listed:
2018-05-31 00:00:00
Retail Price:
$59.95
Our Price:
$47.95
Description:
Untitled Document

B&O Power In Color Vol 2

Switchers, RDCs, First-Generation Roadswitchers

By Bob Withers .

Cloth with dust jacket, 8.5x11", 128 glossy pages, color photos throughout. 2018.

"Continuing his series on B&O diesels, author Bob Withers includes in his second volume switchers built by

  • General Electric,
  • Alco,
  • Baldwin,
  • Lima-Hamilton, the
  • Electro Motive Corporation and
  • Electro Motive Division of General Motors, and
  • Fairbanks Morse; and
  • Budd's Rail Diesel Cars.
  • "He reveals that, in December 1925, Alco, Ingersoll-Rand and General Electric combined their efforts to produce B&O's first diesel locomotive, which is on display now at the National Museum of Transport in St. Louis."