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Long Island Rail Road steam locomotive pictorial

David D. Morrison

Long Island Rail Road steam locomotive pictorial

a collection of photographs

by David D. Morrison

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Published by Cannon Ball Publications in Hicksville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Long Island.
    • Subjects:
    • Long Island Railroad Company.,
    • Locomotives -- New York (State) -- Long Island.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLong Island Railroad steam locomotive pictorial., L.I. locomotive pictorial., LI locomotive pictorial.
      Statementcompiled by David D. Morrison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ603.3.L68 M67 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 60 p. :
      Number of Pages60
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2405825M
      ISBN 100945089007
      LC Control Number87036821
      OCLC/WorldCa17509678

      Estimated delivery dates - opens in a new window or tab include seller's handling time, origin ZIP Code, destination ZIP Code and time of acceptance and will depend on shipping service selected and receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or ry times may vary, especially during peak Rating: % positive.   The Long Island Rail Road has reached an agreement with its freight rail operator to replace several high-polluting diesel locomotives with more environmentally friendly locomotives.

      In this visually stunning and comprehensive photographic essay, railroad historian and photographer Donovan L. Hofsommer records the end of branchline passenger service, the demise of electric railroads, the transition from steam to diesel power, as well as the end of.   Classic Trains magazine celebrates the 'golden years of railroading' including the North American railroad scene from the late s to the late s. Giant steam locomotives, colorful streamliners, great passenger trains, passenger terminals, timeworn railroad cabooses, recollections of railroaders and train-watchers.

        The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) is the oldest railroad in the country still operating under its original name. The Oyster Bay Branch is one of the smaller branches but is probably the most historically significant one. There are 12 stations along the miles of track (one station is closed but the building still stands). MTH Premier # Long Island GP Diesel Engine Road # with Proto-Sound (Trainworld Exclusive) Category: Diesel Locomotive Number:


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