Kalmbach Model RR's Guide to Logging Railroads

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Kalmbach Model RR's Guide to Logging Railroads (large view)
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This is The Model Railroaders's Guide To Logging Railroads
by Matt Colemann from Kalmbach BooksŪ


This 79 page book traces the history of the timber industry and it's
railroads, following advances in logging methods and equipment,
specialized rolling stock and the development of geared steam
locomotives, including the Shay, Climax and Heisler designs
This book also includes information and tips about: Logging camps and
structures. Sawmills and log ponds. Skeleton cars, log bunks and
other rolling stock. Loading and unloading log trains. Track
planning for logging lines and geared steam locomotives
More than 150 photos and diagrams


(1) 79 page book
bl 2/17/08

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