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West Coast Interurbans: CA
Donald Duke
Golden West
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2008-10-15 16:06:45
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West Coast Interurbans


by Donald Duke.

8.5x11, clcoth with dust jacket, 296 pages, 579 illustrations, map and timetable reproductions, bibliography.

"West Coast Interurbans (California) presents a pictorial history of California interurbans, beginning in San Diego and following the coastline up to Los Angeles, where the largest interurban system, the Pacific Electric Railway, operated. The story then moves north to the San Francisco Bay region, where there were numerous carriers, and finally into California's legendary wine country. Railways featured include:

Central California Traction Company

Glendale and Montrose Railway

Key System

Northern Electric Railway

Northwestern Pacific Railway

Pacific Electric Railway

Peninsular Railway

Petaluma and Santa Rosa Railway

Sacramento Northern Railway

San Diego Electric Railway

San Diego and Southwestern Railway

San Francisco and San Mateo Railway

San Francisco, Napa and Calistoga Railway

Southern Pacific (Interurban Electric)

Tidewater Southern Railway

Visalia Electric Railway