Central Illinois Rails Volume 2: 1950s to 1970s: Richard R. Wallin and J. David Ingles

Central Illinois Rails Volume 2: 1950s to 1970s

Richard R. Wallin and J. David Ingles

Published by Four Ways West Publications, 2014
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Title: Central Illinois Rails Volume 2: 1950s to ...

Publisher: Four Ways West Publications

Publication Date: 2014

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: New

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Central Illinois Rails Color Pictorial V.2: 1950s to 1970s by Richard R. Wallin and J. David Ingles. Following up their Central Illinois Rails Volume 1, well-know authors and photographers J. David Ingles and R. R. 'Dick' Wallin have again raided their extensive color-slide files for this 144-page Volume, which boasts over 400 color photographs and includes diesels from over 30 railroads. Extending their coverage to Galesburg, Illinois for more CB&Q and Santa Fe scenes, and adding two Photo Galleries of Cabooses and Small-Town depots, the authors cover the broad expanse across central Illinois from just west of the Illinois River to the Indiana border. Most images are from the 'classic' 1960s; some are from the 1970s, and a few are from the late '40s, '50s, and early '80s. Passenger trains of 15 railroads - including motorcar 'doodlebugs' of 4 railroads, a unique B&O RDC excursion, and early 1970s Amtrak trains - are included. First-generation diesels again predominate, but steam of 7 locomotive types is seen on 5 Class 1 roads and an industrial pike. Also featured 1940s and 1950s action views and shop scenes of Illinois Terminal electrics. Also included is a two-page map of the region. Contents: Amtrak, pp. 6-14; AT&SF, pp. 15-25; Baltimore & Ohio, pp. 26-31; Chicago & Illinois Midland, pp. 32-41; Chicago & North Western, pp. 42-44; CB&Q / Burlington Northern, pp. 45-57; Gulf, Mobile & Ohio, pp. 58-69; Illinois Central, pp. 70-83; Illinois Terminal, pp. 84-97; Minneapolis & St. Louis, pp. 98-101; New York Central / Peoria & Eastern, pp. 102-104; Nickel Plate Road, pp. 105-106; Penn Central, pp. 107-109; Peoria & Pekin Union, pp. 110-111; Rock Island, pp. 112-113; Toledo, Peoria & Western, pp. 114-119; Wabash / Norfolk & Western, pp. 120-133; Short Lines, pp. 134-135; Caboose Gallery, pp. 136-137; Small Town Depot Gallery, pp. 138-142; Index, pg. 143; Central Illinois Rails Map, back end sheet. Four Ways West, hardcover, 144 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .5 in., all color photographs. Bookseller Inventory # fww950

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