This Southern Pacific pictorial shows the system just after the merger with Union Pacific. It showcases the Golden State Route, a day at the ICTF, and the Huntington Beach branch, covers the merger with UP and locomotive acquisitions from 1986-1998. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos and a color section. With extensive locomotive roster (with pictures of prototypes for each class) and system map. 160 pages.
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Book Description White River Productions. hardcover. Book Condition: New. This book documents the various operations, physical plant, and locomotives of the Southern Pacific just prior to the merger with the Union Pacific. Coverage includes the Golden State Route, the SPCSL (former Alton line Joliet to E. St. Louis), ICTF (Intermodal Container Transfer Facility) and local operations on the Huntington Beach branch. There is a chapter on the merger with the Union Pacific, locomotive acquisitions since 1986 and locomotive dispositions. A system map, extensive text and many photographs (14 pages in color) round out the coverage of the SP before UP's assimilation of the 'Friendly'. Contents: The Golden State (route, not the train), pp. 6-29; A Decade of New Power, pp. 30-53; The SPCSL (Southern Pacific Chicago St. Louis Corporation), 54-69; Huntington Beach, pp. 70-75; ICTF (Intermodal Container Transfer Facility), pp. 76-81; Merger, pp. 82-91; Farewell, Friendly, pp. 92-98; Locomotive Roster, pp. 99-137; Dispositions, pp. 138-159; Roster at a Glance, pg. 160. White River Productions, hardcover, 160 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .5 in., locomotive roster. Bookseller Inventory # wrp049
Book Description White River Productions, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0965904040
Book Description White River Productions, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110965904040
Book Description White River Productions, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0965904040