Product Details


Title:
West Virginia Railroads Vol. 5: Geared Logging Locomotives
Author:
Thomas W Dixon Jr
Publisher:
TLC Publishing
ISBN or Item #
9780939487561
Date Listed:
2012-10-09 11:30:00
Retail Price:
$29.95
Our Price:
$26.95
Description:
Untitled Document

West Virginia Railroads

Vol. 5: Geared Logging Locomotives

By Thomas W Dixon Jr.

Color laminated hardcover, 128 glossy pages, 8.5x11, b/w photos throughout, appendix. 2012.

"This fifth volume in the WV railroads series is a general history of the geared Shay, Climax, and Heisler type locomotives that were so prevalent in West Virginia logging operations in the 1890s through the 1950s. Overview histories of each type of engine coupled with chapters showing photos of the engines as they were being used in both large and small logging operations."