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CRA NO. 24 - A Ticket To Ride The Narrow Gauge

$44.95

Colorado Rail Annual No. 24: A Ticket to Ride the Narrow Gauge: A Chronological History of the Denver & Rio Grande Narrow Gauge Passenger Trains and their Equipment 1871-1981

This book, for the first time, tells the complete story of the passenger trains on the narrow gauge lines of the Denver & Rio Grande Western and its predecessors from 1871 until 1981. Included are schedules, car and locomotive assignments, sleeping cars, and many operating details. Year-by-year rosters untangle the complex genealogy of car rebuilding and renumbering. Rio Grande Southern, Rio Grande Western, and its Utah origins, Florence & Cripple Creek, and the Silverton short lines are covered as well.
Historic photographs, timetables, official correspondence, advertisements, a complete list of dining stations, and a description of surviving lines and equipment round out the book. The author spent many years gathering material for this definitive reference.

By Herbert Danneman.
Copyright 2000 Colorado Railroad Historical Society.
Published and distributed by: The Colorado Railroad Museum.
272 pages, over 300 photographs and illustrations, several in color, and a bibliography.
ISBN: 0-918654-24-6


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