Fascinating history of the C&O's Greenbrier class, a much-loved group of 4-8-4 steam locomotives. Although only twelve were built, their successful use on steep mountain grades and handsome appearance guaranteed lasting popularity. This book covers their origin in 1935, their design and development, the three different versions, and the resurrection of No. 614. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos, usually of the engine in action, drawings, and maps. With several technical charts providing data on dimensions, special equipment, comparisons among engines, etc. With roster and bibliography. 1994 C&O Historical Society. Card covers, slight shelf wear. Inside in very good condition. 62pp. 1V-VDGN-UX7E
Chesapeake & Ohio Greenbrier Type 4-8-4 Locomotives (Nuckles)
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