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1938 RPO Specifications, 1948 Names Passenger Trains & Freight Trains 34.50
72 - 82 Western Pacific's Last Decade 75.50
Akron Canton & Youngstown & Akron & Barberton Belt 48.75
Alaska Railroad in Color Vol 1 48.75
All Aboard The Wonderful World of Disney Trains 45.75
Along the Mount Beacon Incline Railway 21.50
American Car & Foundry Box Cars 1960-1981 70.75
Atlanta & West Point, Western Railway of Alabama & Georgia Railroad Equipment Diagrams 1950s 34.50
Atlantic Coast Line in Color 48.75
Blue Ridge Tunnel 21.50
Boston & Maine Freight Symbols 1950 & Freight Car Diagrams 1952 34.50
Builders of the Hoosac Tunnel 27.75
Canadian Pacific Color Guide to Freight & Passenger Equipment Vol 2 48.75
Canadian Trackside Guide 2015 35.00
Capital Streetcars Early Mass Transit in Washington DC 21.50
Carolinas Short Lines in Color Vol 1 48.75
Central Railroad of New Jersey Steam Locomotive Planbook 24.50
Chesapeake & Ohio Allegheny 2-6-6-6 A Retrospective 32.75
Chesapeake & Ohio Mountain Type Locomotives 23.75
Chesapeake & Ohio Paint Creek Subdivision 23.75
Chesapeake & Ohio Tunnels 23.75
Chessie System in Color 48.75
Chicago & Eastern Illinois Vol 1 Locomotive & Passenger Car Diagrams 1961 34.50
Chicago & Eastern Illinois Vol 2 Freight Car Diagrams 1961 34.50
Chicago & North Western Power 1963-1995 in Color Vol 2 48.75
Chicago & North Western Power in Color Vol 3 48.75
Chicago & North Western: The 400 Club - Presidential F Units 27.75
Chicago Streetcar Pictorial The PCC Car Era 1936-1958 65.75
Chicago's Great Railroad Stations 23.75
Classic Railroad Signals 32.75
CMSTP&P RR Route of the Hiawatha Condensed Profile 23.75
CMSTP&P RR Wisconsin Division Main Line Condensed Profile 19.50
Conrail Central Region in Color Vol 2 48.75
Conrail Commodities 45.75
Conrail , Frisco & Southern RR Business Cars 29.50
Conrail Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
Conrail Under Pennsy Wires Vol 2 48.75
Conrail's North Jersey Coast Line 23.75
Contemporary Diesel Spotter's Guide Update 2008-2015 32.75
CSX in Action 27.75
Delaware & Hudson Bridge Line Freight Vol 2 70.75
Dereco in Color 48.75
Dominion Atlantic Railway 1894-1994 23.75
EMD SD70 Class Vol 1 36.75
Encyclopedia of B&O Cabooses Vol 2 38.75
Encyclopedia of B&O Cabooses Vol 3 42.75
Erie to Cleveland by Trolley 24.00
Florida East Coast Railway in Color 48.75
Freight Cars of the '40s and '50s 20.75
German Railway Gun 28cm K5(E) Leopold 38.75
Ghost Rails Vol 12 Seamless, Babcock & Wilcox 60.00
GM&O The Alton Route in Color Vol 2 48.75
Harvey Houses of Kansas 21.50
Harvey Houses of New Mexico 21.50
Heckman's Canadian Pacific 55.75
Hiawatha- Nothing Faster on Rails 100.00
Hollywood's Railroads Vol 1 Virginia & Truckee 23.75
Hollywood's Railroads Vol 3 Narrow Gauge Country 23.75
Honoring the New York Central 24.00
Illustrated Atlas of Maine's Street & Electric Railways 1863-1946 40.00
Iowa Route- Burlington Cedar Rapids & Northern Ry 70.75
James J. Hill's Legacy to Railway Operations 38.75
Jamestown to Buffalo by Trolley 24.00
Jersey Central Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
John H Burdakin: Railroader 27.75
Just A Short Line The Story of the Rahway Valley RR Vol 2 1951-2009 55.75
Klondike Gold Rush Steamers 45.75
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad in Color Vol 1 48.75
Last Train to Paradise - Journeys from the Golden Age of New Zealand Railways 36.75
Lehigh & New England Railroad Company Operations on the East End 45.75
Lehigh Valley Diesel Pictorial 23.75
Lost Steel Plants of the Monongahela River Valley 22.50
Majesty of Big Steam 27.75
Mills Along the Carson River (NV) 21.50
Milwaukee Road Power in Color Vol 3 48.75
Mine to Mill History of the Great Lakes Iron Trade From the Iron Ranges to Sault St Marie 27.75
Mine to Mill History of the Great Lakes Iron Trade From Sault St Marie to the Lower Lake Ports 27.75
Mines Around Silverton - Arcadia 21.50
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Passenger & Freight Car Diagrams 1950s 34.50
Monon Passenger & Freight Car Diagrams 1940s-60s 34.50
Montour Railroad - s/c 27.75
Morristown & Erie Vol 2 Service is Our Business 1952-82 45.75
New York Central in the Adirondacks 45.75
New Haven Freight Schedules 1956 34.50
New York Ontario & Western Kindred Brethren Class X 2-10-2 Bullmoose & Class Y-2 4-8-2 Big 400 23.75
Nobody Walks Now-A-Days - Merrill Railway & Lighting Co 27.75
Norfolk & Western 611 3 Times a Lady 32.75
Norfolk & Western in Ohio - Scioto Division 32.75
Norfolk & Western Railway Steam Pictorial 27.75
Norfolk Southern 2014-2015 Locomotive Directory 32.75
Norfolk Southern Color Pictorial 1950's - 1970's 52.75
North Eastern Railway in the First World War 24.75
Overland Route Passenger Trains 65.75
Pavonia Yard & Shops 19.50
Pennsylvania's Trolley Heritage 24.00
Port Huron & Detroit RR in Black & White 18.50
Port Huron & Detroit RR & Connections in Color 26.50
Potomac Yard Book 2 75.50
Powder River Coal Trains - s/c 27.75
Railroading on the Wabash Fourth District 36.75
Railroad Postcards of Yellowstone 22.50
Railroad Vision: Steam Era Images From the Trains Magazine Archives 55.75
Railroaders Without Borders - A History of the Railroad Development Corporation 40.75
Railroads and Trolleys of Amherst, Massachusetts 27.75
Railroads of Milwaukee 57.75
Rails Across the Rock - Newfoundland Railway 28.75
Rails Around the Rock - Newfoundland Branchlines 28.75
Rails in Rochester and Monroe County (NY) - Arcadia 21.50
Rails to the Atlantic - Quebec & Maritimes 27.75
Railway Depots, Stations & Terminals 27.75
Railway Prototype Cyclopedia Vol 30 28.50
Reading Company Facilities in Color Vol 2 48.75
Reading in the Conrail Era Vol 1 40.75
Reading in the Conrail Era Vol 2 45.75
Remembering the Erie Lackawanna Railroad 24.00
Rio Grande Narrow Gauge in Color Vol 2 48.75
Sandy River & Rangeley Lakes & Predecessors Equipment Vol 4 55.75
San Francisco's Magnificent Streetcars 24.75
Santa Fe on the Great Plains 40.75
Served by London's Trolleybuses 62.00
Service with Courtesy - The Story of the Durham & Southern Ry 24.50
Shortlines of the Desert Southwest 55.75
Silver Rails The Railroads of Leadville, Colorado 55.75
Slabtown (Portland, OR) Streetcars - Arcadia 21.50
Soo Line in Minnesota 60.75
Soo Line Remembered 55.75
Southern Pacific Along the Pacific Coast 70.75
Southern Pacific Historic Diesels Vol 20 Passenger Cab Units Reprise 35.75
Southern Pacific Official Cars 130.00
Southern Pacific Through Passenger Service in Color 48.75
Southern Pacific Trackside at Transition 70.75
Southern Pacific's Eastern Lines 1946-1996 65.75
Southern Oregon Timber: The Kenneth Ford Family Legacy 21.50
Southern Railway Power in Color Vol 1 48.75
SP Vol 43 Majestic Coast Line Pictorial Los Angeles to Santa Cruz 26.50
Staten Island Rapid Transit- Arcadia 21.50
Steel From Mine to Mill 32.75
Steel Road Nostalgia Vol 1 The Northeast 36.75
Stop the Train I Want to Get On - Rediscovering New Zealand Railway Journeys 36.75
Strasburg Rail Road in Color 48.75
Streamliners- Locomotives & Trains in the Age of Speed & Style 32.75
The Tower to Bispham - Blackpool Tramway Vol 2 62.00
Tourist Train Guidebook - 5th Edition 21.50
Tracks of the NY Subway 2015 Edition 40.00
Trackside Around Newport News 48.75
Trackside in the Martimes 1967-1993 w/Linley 48.75
Twilight and Dawn of the East Broad Top 1945-1965 25.75
Union Pacific's Cheyenne Facilities 1868-2015 50.75
Vintage and Modern Diesel Locomotives 32.75
Virginia Blue Ridge Railroad 21.50
Virginian Railway Memories 54.75
Waynesburg & Washington Railroad Second Number 4 25.75
West Florida Railroads in Color Vol 3 48.75
West of Cumberland B&O Book 1 Old Main Line 60.75
Western Pacific Power in Color 48.75
Wisconsin Central in Illinois 45.75
X Car (Private Owner) Color Guide Vol 1 48.75
X Car (Private Owner) Color Guide Vol 2 48.75
You Can't Beat the Train - Highway Rail Grade Crossing Safety 19.50


American Wire & Steel Company- Cleveland, OH 60.00
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Locust Point Transfer Bridges 27.00
Chicago Sanitary & Ship Canal 30.00
Denver & Rio Grande RR San Juan Ext. Wolf Creek Trestle 27.00
Expansion of the N&W to include the NKP & Wabash 27.00
Johnstown Plant - Bethlehem Steel Company 27.00
Maps of Interurban Lines 27.00
Northern Pacific Tacoma, WA Passenger Station 27.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Harbor Facilities 27.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Inspection of Physical Property 1948 70.00
Pennsylvania Railroad Record of Transportation Lines 1940 30.00
Pictorial History of the C&O Train and Auto Ferries & Pere Marquette Line Steamers 30.00
Plan Package Motive Power of the Union Pacific System All Types 1869-1974 40.00
Steam Schooner Wapama 27.00
Steel Making Cleveland District Plants - Republic Steel 27.00
This is the Bessemer 27.00
Wilfred Sykes The Story of a Modern Ore Boat27.00


Dakota Minnesota & Eastern RR, Iowa, Chicago & Eastern RR in Color Due 1/5/16 48.75
Jersey Central Power in Color Vol 2 Due 1/5/16 48.75
Philadelphia Electrified Rail Lines in Color Due 1/5/16 48.75
Algoma Central in Color Due 2/1/16 48.75
Conrail Western Region in Color Vol 1 Due 2/1/16 48.75
Erie Lackawanna in Color Vol 9 Due 2/1/16 48.75
Chicago & North Western Power in Color Vol 4 Due 3/1/16 48.75
Logging Railroads of the Pacific Northwest in Color Vol 1 Due 3/1/16 48.75
Trackside Around Rochester Due 3/1/16 48.75
Conrail Central Region in Color Vol 3 Due 4/1/16 48.75
Western Maryland Power in Color Due 4/1/16 48.75
X Car (Private Owner) Color Guide Vol 3Due 4/1/16 48.75


All Aboard A History of Florida's Railroads Due December19.50
Boston's MTA Through Riverside and Beyond Due Soon45.75
Canadian Pacific The Golden Age of Travel Due Soon40.75
Chicago Surface Lines The Big 5 Routes and 5 Others Due December19.50
Columbia River Gorge Railroads - Arcadia Due March22.50
Derailed by Bankruptcy - Life After the Reading Railroad Due January29.75
Down by the N&W Depot Due 201636.75
Durango - A Silver Past A Golden Future Due December55.75
East Texas Logging Railroads - Arcadia Due April21.50
EMD SD70 Vol 2 Due Fall36.75
Great Western Railway of Canada Due February21.75
Guide to North American Steam Locomotives 2nd Edition Due January23.75
Iron Road in the Prairie State - Story of Illinois Railroading Due January55.75
Know Thy Hudsons - NYC Due Spring80.75
Meteor - St Louis, Tulsa, Oklahoma City Due Winter TBA
Museum of the American Railroad - Arcadia Due March 22.50
Portland Terminal Railroad Company - Arcadia Due April21.50
Pullmans Derailed - What, Where, How & Why of Sleeping Car Wrecks 1940-1968 Due SummerTBA
Railroad Photography of Jack Delano Due November55.75
Rails Around Missouri Due November55.75
Reich Rails - Prussia, Imperial Germany & The First World War Due January32.75
Saluda From Top to Bottom Due Soon52.75
Sierra Railway - Arcadia Due February21.50
Significant Images of Railroading Due January19.50
Southern Pacific Historic Diesels Vol 21 Due late 2015TBA
Steam and Diesel Era in Wheeling, West Virginia Due July45.75
Steel Road Nostalgia Vol 2 New England Due January36.75
TSP Freight Car and PFE Reefer Paint and Lettering Guide Due FallTBA
Twelve Twenty-Five The Life & Times of the Steam Locomotive Due 201645.75
Union Station in Denver Due February21.50
Walker County (Alabama) Coal Mines - Arcadia Due January21.50
Western Maryland Railway - Arcadia Due November21.50

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