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Railroading Through the Antelope Valley
Stock #: 11803
Author: Phil Serpico

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Covers the Southern Pacific's Mojave to Los Angeles run, the Palmdale to Colton cutoff and Metrolink. Includes 14 color photos and over 180 B&W photos and illustrations including timetables, maps and station plates. Soft Cover. more»

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Jawbone - Sunset on the Lone Pine: Expanded Edition
Stock #: 19841
Author: Phil Serpico

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New Expanded Verion - More Photos! 

The story of California railroading in Owens Valley/Inyo County and the upper Mojave Desert. It begins with the history of SP's Owenyo Branch (Mojave to Owenyo), built in conjunction with the Los Angeles Aqueduct. Also includes construction and operation material on the Trona Railway, the Naval Ordnance Test Station (NOTS)shortline at China Lake, and the beloved narrow gauge railroad between Laws and Keeler, the southern portion of the old Carson & Colorado Railroad. Contains many old black & white photos with some color, timetables and station plats. Color laminated cover-hardbound edition, 144 pages. This reprint contains 16 pages of additional info - Jawbone construction letters, add'l photos of Trona, China Lake and Laws-Keeler railroads, including write-up on SPNG No.18. Hard cover.

 

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LAS VEGAS & TONOPAH RAILROAD - The Goldfield Route
Stock #: KB11187
Author: Phil Serpico

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An historical account of the rise and demise of the LV&T (1905-1919) and its service to the gold and silver mining districts of southern Nevada, including Tonopah, Goldfield, Bullfrog and Rhyolite. At the helm was Montana Copper King and SP,LA&SL RR (Salt Lake Route) head and one-time Senator, William Andrews Clark, and brother James Ross. William was key to the establishment of Las Vegas and namesake for Clark County, NV and Clarkdale, AZ. Includes related material on Las Vegas Ranch, Las Vegas Land & Water Co., as well as the Tonopah & Goldfield (w/ Virginia & Truckee and Carson & Colorado RR connections), Bullfrog Goldfield and Tonopah & Tidewater railroads. Contains nearly 225 black & white photos and illustrations, including timetables and maps; 40 color images of artifacts, ephemera and maps. Also, comprehensive locomotive, rolling stock and station name material. 8.5”x11” color laminated. Hard cover.

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Tonopah & Tidewater Railroad: The Nevada Short Line
Stock #: KB10851
Author: Phil Serpico

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An historical account of the iconic T&T (1907-1940), the epitome of desert railroading. originally built by Francis Marion of the famed Twenty Mule Team operations to haul his wealth of borax from the depths of Death Valley, California. It also served as a connecting line to the gold and silver mines of southern Nevada and in the latter days thrived as a shipper of talc and clay. Includes material on the Death Valley and "Baby Gage" railroads at Ryan, as well as Bullfrog Goldfield, Las Vegas & Tonopah, Tecopa, Borate & Daggett, and the Ludlow & Southern railroads. Nearly 500 black & white photos, illustrations, timetables, maps and 60 color images of ephemera, and a comprehensive locomotive, rolling stock and station roster. Hard cover.

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