In addition to coverage of the Southern Pacific (UP) and Santa Fe (BNSF) main and branch lines, the book covers the area in California described in the title and provides a historical overview of all of the lines between Fresno and Bakersfield from 1872 through 2008. There are chapters, maps and photographs of the Fresno Interurban Railway and the Bakersfield and Kern Electric Railway. In addition a summary of other connecting and absorbed rail lines includes the Laton & Western, Kings Lakeshore Railway, Hanford & Summit Lake, Porterville Northeastern, Minkler Southern, San Francisco & San Joaquin Valley Railway, Visalia & Tulare Railroad, Visalia Railroad, West Isle Lines and the San Joaquin Valley Coal Mining Co. The book provides a summary of the current privately operated spurs, sidings & short line operations in the area. 250+ photos, 16 pages in colour, maps and diagrams. Fine Condition. 2009 Jostens Printing and Publishing Co. DW, book and boards in like new condition. 216pp. 69N-YWU-FES
The Southern San Joaquin Valley. A Railroad History: Fresno to Bakersfield (Bergman)
- Product Code: Fine.
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