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Southern Pacific Freight Cars Volume 1

Anthony W. Thompson

Southern Pacific Freight Cars Volume 1

Gondolas and Stock Cars

by Anthony W. Thompson

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Published by Signature Press, Wilton, CA .
Written in English


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FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12300996M
ISBN 101930013086
ISBN 109781930013087
OCLC/WorldCa52235967


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It covers gondolas and stock cars, and the era is approximatelythough with some coverage before and after those years. The book contains an extensive array of rosters, photos and drawings of the major car classes, along with other material as available such as 5/5(3).

Particulars: Southern Pacific Freight Cars, Volume 4,by Anthony W. Thompson List Price: $70 Size: pages, " x 11"; photos; 92 maps and drawings, rosters, bibliography, index ISBN: Revised Publication date: Ap   Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Southern Pacific Freight Cars Volume 1: Gondolas and Stock Cars at Read 5/5.

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Thompson avg rating — 2 ratings — published Anthony W. Thompson is the author of Southern Pacific Freight Cars Volume 3 ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Southern Pacific Fre /5. Additionally, cars were built to replace scrapped SP cabooses and re-used numbers between 3 and For more detailed information, see the book "Southern Pacific Freight Cars, Volume 2: Cabooses" by Anthony W.

Thompson. SP class C steel cupola cabooses were built in 50 cars were built new at the Los Angeles General Shops (LAGS). Car numbers were SP # They had vertical staff hand brakes when built, but were later modified to geared hand brakes.

The original K brakes were replaced with AB brakes in the early s. For more detailed information, see the book.

Southern Pacific’s Los Angeles Division is sure to find a place on the book shelves of those interested in the SP, or the history of Southern California as a whole. pages, 8½ x 11 library bound with dust jacket, 1, photos, 76 maps, Bibliography and Index.

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B SP # According to the Freight book # is a B built between 8-'21 and 1-' The cars were not built as 40'-7" cars. The fifth and final volume of the Southern Pacific heavyweight and lightweight passenger Car fleet.

Volume 5 will cover all the Lounge cars, Dome Cars and Parlor cars owned by the SP and Affiliates from Including wood observation smoking and buffet-baggage cars purchased by the SP, UP and affiliated lines.

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Organized around the city centers of Los Angeles and San Bernardino, it connected cities in Los Angeles Locale: Greater Los Angeles Area. BNSF Railway - Southern California Style Currently in the works is a book on the BN Railroad.

Topics covered will be an overall history of the company, locomotive rosters and a detailed roster of those BN locomotives that were merged into the BNSF Railway locomotive fleet in Followers: A guide to s era HO scale plastic freight cars.

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64 pages. Photos. Roster, bibliography of published photos, tank containers, chronologydispositionsclass roster. Union Pacific Official Color Photography, Book 1 Robert A. LaMassena and Robert J. Yanosey. On June 1, the Norfolk & Western, along with the Southern Railway, became subsidiaries of Norfolk Southern Corporation, a newly formed holding company.

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$ Anthony W. Thompson The Southern Pacific color photo archive features fascinating equipment. Taken by the road’s marketing, purchasing, and public relations departments during the s and 60s, this first volume is % company photography.

Plenty of piggyback and truck photography as well. Item # 1: SP goliad: Passenger Car M PA: Pullman blt lot plan A; Sleeping car 12 open sections, 1 drawing room.

1: SP HarrimanCoac: Passenger Car M PA: 1: SP HighWideDete: Other/Not Listed 1: SP Hy-Cube: Box Car 1: SP JumperStand: Other/Not Listed 1: SP Logo: Other/Not Listed SP Logo: 1: SP map: Other/Not Listed maps: 2: SP Marker.

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