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Timber titans : Baldwin's articulated logging locomotives / Martin E. Hansen, Steve Hauff, Dale Sanders.

Hansen, Martin E., (author.). Hauff, Steve, (author.). Sanders, D. (Dale), (author.).

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Summary:

Between 1909 and 1937, the Baldwin Locomotive Works of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, produced 14 specialized locomotives that were either built for, or later transitioned to, the rigors of hauling raw logs on railroads where the grades were steep and the curves many. Thirty years in the making, Timber titans tells the story of these fascinating logging locomotives. --adapted from book jacket.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 625.26 .H249t 2021 (Text) 37814003344372 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 05/03/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781932804645
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 32 cm
  • Publisher: Bucklin, MO : White River Productions, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A titan tale -- Marketing department -- The competition -- Exported cousins -- The timber titans -- Mechanical minutia -- Paint and style -- Titan tabulation -- Titan territory.
Summary, etc.:
Between 1909 and 1937, the Baldwin Locomotive Works of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, produced 14 specialized locomotives that were either built for, or later transitioned to, the rigors of hauling raw logs on railroads where the grades were steep and the curves many. Thirty years in the making, Timber titans tells the story of these fascinating logging locomotives. --adapted from book jacket.
Subject: Logging railroads > History.
Logging > Machinery.
Logging > Technological innovations.
Baldwin Locomotive Works > History.
Baldwin locomotives.

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