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7 edition of Railroading along the waterfront found in the catalog.

Railroading along the waterfront

by Eli Rantanes

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by W.K. Walthers in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroad terminals,
  • Harbors,
  • Warves

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 120).

    Statementwith Eli Rantanes as told to Laura Sebastian-Coleman.
    ContributionsSebastian-Coleman, Laura
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF305 .R36 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL705256M
    ISBN 100941952533
    LC Control Number97062486
    OCLC/WorldCa39116343

    Along The Waterfront Author: walstib An Everett-bound Sounder train negotiates the curves past the north portal of Seattle's downtown train tunnel, as it rolls along the city's waterfront. Rail transport or train transport is a means of transferring passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, which are located on contrast to road transport, where vehicles run on a prepared flat surface, rail vehicles (rolling stock) are directionally guided by the tracks on which they usually consist of steel rails, installed on ties (sleepers) set in ballast.

    Rejection hurt all the more since Seattle had already had her first sweet taste of railroading. Since the little city had listened to the daily tootings and chuffings of the tiny engines Ant and Geo. C. Bode of the Seattle Coal & Transportation Company as they lugged cars of Newcastle coal from Lake Union along Pike Street to the waterfront. A really useful book, this (and its forerunners) are a great source for ideas, as well as details about various kinds of industries found along the tracks. Many of these are now gone, so anyone who wants to model early eras will find this especially handy. Jeff Wilson's MODEL RAILROADER'S GUIDE TO INDUSTRIES ALONG THE TRACKS 4 is the.

    Model Railroading - donated by Russ Boehm 8/ Model Railroading Handbook, Vol 2. Schleicher, Robert. Model Railroading in Small Places. Garrison, Paul. Model Railroading with Athearn Locomotives and Cars, Vol 1, Copy 1. Schleicher, Robert. Model Railroading with Athearn Locomotives and Cars, Vol 1, Copy 2.   The historic district has enough antiques shops and locally owned boutiques to while away an afternoon, but the real draw is watching boat traffic along the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal. Book a room at one of the waterfront bed-and-breakfasts for a front-row seat.


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This book will also give model railroad enthusiasts tips on how to add the fascination of waterfront railroading to a layout/5(3). Publication of pages, large book. Railroading Along The WATERFRONT - With Eli, Rantanes, As Railroading along the waterfront book to Laura Sebastian - Coleman.

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Click to download Railroading along the waterfront now. Join the discussion Read and share your comments on this article Related Articles. Video: Building a 5 x 8 Harbor Railroad part 1. Build a 5 x 8 harbor railroad online extras. HO scale Rice Harbor.

Building a 5 x 8 Harbor Railroad part 2. The first installment in the project was the book Railroading Along the Waterfront. This book provided an overview of the subject, organized regionally.

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Publisher: Wm. Walthers, Inc. Published: ISBN: Pages: web site. This book covers prototype railroading as it happens at or near water. The vast majority of the photos are of prototype railroads and. Home > Used Books > RAILROADING ALONG THE WATERFRONT. RAILROADING ALONG THE WATERFRONT.

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You'll find tips and plans for building maritime structures and details as well as an overview of different types of ships and other harbor craft. Then see photos and a track plan for an HO scale layout set along the eastern seaboard during World War II.

This collection also includes articles on using a wharf to increase traffic. Years ago, the bustling Brooklyn waterfront,notably in Williamsburg, under the Manhattan Bridge, and Sunset Park, was home to a number of railroads that served busy shipping and freight interests.

The past couple of decades, however, have seen active railroads dwindle down to only two. No discussion of On the Waterfront, the novel, can be undertaken without at least mention of the movie.

The book was highly praised when it was released ina year after the film received eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor and Best Director/5(16). InWalthers published the book Railroading Along the Waterfront.

It samples railroad/waterfront operations, including many car floats along the Gulf Coast, East and West Coasts and Great Lakes.

Canadian operations are included, too. It's a great overview. The book is out of print, but Rons Books has a copy and it can be found on other.

Thanks for the link Brian. 2 books below you might find interesting. Where Rails Meet the Sea by Michael Krieger A large mostly photo book covering all 3 U.S. coast lines and the Great Lakes. Railroading Along the Waterfront, put out by Walthers at about the same time they released all of their water front nearly as good and I think a lot of the photos were mostly current operations.

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I hope you were able to secure a copy of Walthers' book Railroading Along the Waterfront back when it was in print. It had a specific chapter on incorporating a barge into an operating scheme. Now that Walthers is bringing back some of its waterfront models maybe the book will be reprinted too.

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