If you have any interest in Colorado, Mining, Narrow Gauge Steam Railroading or abandoned sites and railroads these books are a must have. The quality is high, and the balance between photos and text is just right.Included are detailed descriptions and photos from the early days of the railroad, including the history, equipment and facilities the RGS created or purchased in the 1890s. There are a lot of detailed photos, drawings and track layouts of the engine and repair facilities at Ridgway, including the variations over the years. Then the books moves up the line, mile by mile, examining the route, bridges, towns, sidings, depots, etc all the way to Vance Junction and into Telluride. Fine Condition. 416pp. Second Printing - 1999, Sundance Publications Ltd. Hardback. No DW, with original acetate wrapper as issued. Book and boards in like new condition. S2-MUIA-Q8CQ
The R.G.S. Story Volume 1. Over the Bridges - Ridgway to Telluride (Collman)
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