Signed by the Author. Out-of-print and a few copies remain.
This nicely done title printed on glossy paper features many photographs and data on the Rio Grande Southern Railroad Company.
Many pages feature 2 Black and White photographs of Rio Grande Southern locomotives, equipment, locations, structures including depots and trestles, wrecks and more. The photographs and detailed track data and track diagrams will be very helpful to those modeling the RGS. Other data includes timetable reproductions, tonnage ratings and station maps.
Contents:Introduction, pp. 9-12;The Property (Equipment, Facilities, Track Data), pp. 13-122;Operations (Excursion Days, Bits and Pieces, Derailments), pp. 123-168;The Last Sunset (Dismantling, Maps, Condensed Profile, Bibliography, Index for both volumes), pp. 169-192.
Challenger Press, hardcover, 192 pages, standard portrait format 11 x 8.5 in., Black and White photographs with captions and extensive data.