Rail operations on Vancouver Island date from the 1860s. The equipment and lines were as diverse as the terrain, budgets and needs of the times. Turner looks at mining, logging, the Equimalt & Nanaimo and Canadian National Railways: the small, the large and the obscure! Maps, timetables, reproductions—over 250 illustrations and information on everything from hastily built logging lines to the spotless Canadian Ten-Wheelers, from narrow gauge coal lines to Victoria's classic streetcar system.Fifth Printing 1984 Golden West. Hardcover with protected dw. Good condition, minor closed tears to dw. Corners bumped. 170pp. 9TZ-9OH-797
Vancouver Island Railroads (Turner)
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