The Heisler Locomotive

Walter C. Casler
Item #88026

This revised and updated edition is the comprehensive guide to manufacturing company Heisler Locomotive Works between the years of 1891 and 1941. Includes extensive text as well as over 200 images of Heisler’s innovative geared steam locomotive.
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Get an inside look at Heisler Locomotive Works of Erie Pennsylvania, maker of the Heisler geared steam locomotive, the smallest and the fastest of the three major variants. During its 50 year run, this iconic manufacturer also produced fireless steam locomotives and single-electric locomotives.

Between pages of text detailing the history and machines of Heisler Locomotive Works, you’ll find over 200 black and white images from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania’s collection.

Published as a collaborative effort between the Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania and The Garbely Publishing Company, this second edition improves upon the 1982 classic with retouched images, reproductions, and many other quality revisions.

Author: Walter C. Casler
Size: 8.5x11
Pages: 200
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