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Slim rails through the sand

George Barton Turner

Slim rails through the sand

a graphic presentation of the Carson & Colorado-Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge Railroad.

by George Barton Turner

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Published by Johnston & Howe Publications in Long Beach, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carson and Colorado Railway.

  • Edition Notes

    Imprint covered by label: Long Beach, Calif., Trans-Anglo Books.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF25.C3 T8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 p.
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5875865M
    LC Control Number63004958
    OCLC/WorldCa2814800

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Slim rails through the sand by George Barton Turner Download PDF EPUB FB2

The actual text content of the book is rather slim. I read the history portion in about an hour. Overall this book is "OK".

It's not one of the best railroad books I've ever read but it's not bad either. Considering Mallory Ferrell's book of this railroad sells for $+ this is a much more affordable choice if this line is your interest/5(4).

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Will include dust jacket if it originally came. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Slim Rails Through the Sand: Southern Pacific's Narrow Gauge at Read honest and /5.

This is a nice looking slim rails through the sand hardback limited 1st book looks to be in pretty good outside cover is not in the best of is a used book and not inside pages look to be in good shape.i tried to take a few pictures of the pages to get and idea of the book and the condition of the interesting Rating: % positive.

Get this from a library. Slim rails through the sand: the saga of the Carson & Colorado-Southern Pacific narrow-gauge railroad through the desert. [George Turner]. And half of the book is devoted to the modeler with photos of neat HOn3 locos, which had to be scratch built or modified from HO locos of the time, and some fine plans for passenger and freight cars and even a structure or two.

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Find Slim Rails Through the Sand 2nd Edition by Turner at over 30 bookstores. Buy, rent or sell. T is corner edge wear and a 2 1/2" tear on the back of the dust jacket.

The second book is a soft bound book "Slim Rails Through the Sand" by George Turner. It is about The Saga of the Carson & Colorado - Southern Pacific Narrow-Gauge.

Slim Rails Through the Sand Hardcover | Trans-Anglo Books | Pub. Date: ISBN: | ISBN A graphic presentation of the Carson & Colorado - Southern Pacific narrow gauge railroad. Sandman Slim is the main character in this series of books.

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Turner, on p which is of #1 (NCNG #9). It claims to be drawn to HO scale and the tender was drawn by one Herb Cearley; the drawing was provided courtesy of Model Railroader. There is also a reprint of a Baldwin erection card on page 53 that is for Locomotive #9.

Further Reading on the Carson & Colorado Railroad: Slim Rails Through the Sand by George Turner A commission by the Southern Pacific Historical and Technical Society for a book cover.

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I found some in a search of used books for $30 up to $ The Carson & Colorado Railroad was incorporated on The C&C was built to three-foot gauge, and ran from Mound House, Nevada, to Keeler, California. Slim Rails through the Sand by George Turner; Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge by Mallory Hope Ferrell Information in parentheses is the name of the book and the page number for a.

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Community Printing & Publishing. ISBN Sources. Guide to the Carson & Colorado Railroad Company records, –, at The Bancroft Library; A Guide to the Carson and Colorado Railroad Records, NC71 Locale: California and Nevada. The Nevada–California–Oregon Railway was a 3 ft ( mm) narrow gauge railroad originally planned to connect Reno, Nevada, to the Columbia r, only mi ( km) of track were laid so service never extended beyond Lakeview, e of the company’s reputation for mismanagement, it was often called the "Narrow, Crooked & Ornery" : California, Oregon, and Nevada.

SLIM RAILS - Plans and Drawings for Modeling the Nevada-California-Oregon Railway by Tom Armstrong. The following plans can be used to model the N-C-O Ry. Some of them were drawn as N-C-O equipment, and some for N-C-O equipment either before or after it. The Magpul MOE Slim Line Handguard – Carbine Length is a sleek and lightweight replacement for standard AR/M4 Carbine-type plastic handguards with carbine-length gas systems and an A2 front sight*.

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