This book contains chapters on the Burlington's steam and diesel locomotives, steam locomotive facilities and motor cars - all in color! A steam locomotive roster for 1950, an all-time motor car roster plus rosters of all the diesels the Burlington owned are included. Also contained herein are many great shots of Burlington's silver passenger trains.
Contents: Acknowledgments, Introduction, pp. 5-10,Steam Shop Engines, pg. 11,Steam Switch Engines, pp. 12-13,Steam Locomotives, pp. 14-40,Steam Locomotives Facilities, pp. 41-43,Motor Cars, pp. 44-48,Diesel Switchers, pp. 49-63,Passenger Diesel Locomotives, pp. 64-83,Freight Diesel Locomotives-the Graybacks, pp. 84-103,Four-Axle Diesel Road-Switchers, pp. 104-111,Six-Axle Diesel Road-Switchers, pp. 112-125.
Four Ways West Publications, hardcover, 128 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., Color photographs, locomotive rosters in 1950.