Classic Trains Spring 2012

Item #ctr120301

Spring 2012
PRICE
$6.99
has been added to your cart.
An unexpected error has occurred and we are unable to process your request at this time.
Description
Battleship of the Rails
By Preston Cook
Pennsy's mighty S2 steam turbine, built by Baldwin-Westinghouse in 1944, employed the same propulsion principle as the latest warships

Flying Amtrak
By J. David Ingles
How train rides to and from the 1973 NRHS convention vaporized . . . twice!

Farewell Old Woman
By Jim Shaughnessy
Always marginal, the Ontario & Western finally faded for good on March 29, 1957

Riding the Ajo Cannonball
By Barry Anderson
A unique Western railroad adventure in 1976

Photo Section
All color! Milwaukee Road, Illinois Central and depot, Chicago & North Western, New York Central, Southern Pacific, Maine Central, Boston & Maine, Canadian Pacific, Narragansett Pier

Central of Georgia's Nancy Hanks II
By Jeff Darter
Connecting small rural towns with Savannah and Atlanta, the 1947 train had a 19th century ancestor

The Friendly Soo
By Lou Gerard
In the bygone times of 50 years ago, Dad's employer let me feel like a true "family member"

Bird's-Eye View: Overlooking SP's Oakland Mole
By Rod Crossley
A rock-filled pier in the bay was the eastern rail gateway to San Francisco

A Hidden Shortline Treasure
By Frank C. Kozempel
Pennsy steam made its last stand on New Jersey's little Union Transportation Co.
American Snowmobiler Classic Toy Trains Classic Trains Finescale Modeler Garden Railways Model Railroader Model Railroader Video Plus Scale Auto Trains Magazine Kalmbach Books