Canadian Pacifics Big Hill: A Hundred Years of Operation

Yeats, Floyd

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Synopsis: Fascinating black and white pictorial highlighting the original "Big Hill" route between Lake Louise, Alberta and Field, BC. By concentrating on this 20 mile stretch, the book is able to bring into sharp focus the dangerous terrain and iron men who mastered this stretch of mountain until the famed Spiral Tunnels were opened. 50 pages.

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Book Description BRMNA Publications, Calgary, AB, Canada, 1981. Soft Cover. A very good plus oblong softcover. Light soiling on cover. Pages slightly yellowed. Seller Inventory # 2MOV0672

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Book Description British Railway Modellers of North America, Calgary, 1985. Stapled Card Wrappers. Condition: Fine. First Edition. Third volume of a series covering the operations of Canadian National Railways in Eastern Canada. 27pp, photo illustrated in b&w, map. Bright, clean and unmarked still about 'as new'. Weight, 114g - qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail within Canada and the USA. Size: 11" by 8.5". Softcover. Seller Inventory # 052104

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Book Description British Railway Modellers, Calgary, 1984. Stapled Paper. Condition: Very Good +. B/W Photographs (illustrator). First Edition. SUBTITLED : ` A Hundred Years of Operation '. No. 5391, a grain train, crosses the Continental Divide at Stephen British Columbia - circa 1954 - is the front cover b/w image on this 50 page volume. That same paragraph will introduce you to `hill turns and hooping-up'. LEARN more about : valve oil, Mountaineer, pushers, Mars Siding, and Muskeg Summit. Clean, tight, bright, collectible. No names no marks. Quote (p.34) : " The original station here was a standard C.P.R. section house costing $900 in 1909 but this was retired in August 1925 after a rock slide ._._._. ." Size: 8vo. Album Shaped. Seller Inventory # 010128

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Book Description Calgary, AB: The Calgary Group of the British Railway Modellers of North America, NO DATE ( 1985 ), 1st Edition, First Printing, Calgary, Alberta, 1985. Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description ). Photo Cover (illustrator). First Edition. -----------softcover, about 11 x 8.5 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear and rubbing, 50 pages, b&w photos, ---The Big Hill on the Canadian Pacific Railway main line in British Columbia, Canada, was the most difficult piece of railway track on the Canadian Pacific Railway's route. It was situated in the rugged Canadian Rockies west of the Continental Divide and Kicking Horse Pass. Even though the Big Hill was replaced by the Spiral Tunnels in 1909, the area has long been a challenge to the operation of trains and remains so to this day., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. Not Signed. Seller Inventory # 153130

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