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Norfolk & Western in the Appalachians

from the Blue Ridge to the Big Sandy

by Ed King

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Published by Kalmbach Publishing Co. in Waukesha, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norfolk and Western Railway Company.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesNorfolk and Western in the Appalachians
    StatementEd King.
    SeriesThe golden years of railroading
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF25.N77 K56 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL410899M
    ISBN 100890243166
    LC Control Number98112703
    OCLC/WorldCa38196175

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The Norfolk and Western Railway can no longer profit from operation of the line, but many will be saddened at this passing of a railroad era,” he wrote.

The Creeper’s whistle, known for its chilling, eerie quality, sounded for the last time inand the tracks were removed that year.

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Email a friend. Used Book. Description. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm. Series Title: Golden years of railroading. The Appalachian Region's economy, once highly dependent on mining, forestry, agriculture, chemical industries, and heavy industry, has become more diversified in.

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Abraham’s goal in this book is to retrace the mile route of the Norfolk & Western Railway’s famed steam powered crown jewel, from Norfolk to Cincinnati, and to investigate the historical, and modern, effect the train has had on the communities it touched. The Norfolk and Western, first named so inwas formed from more than acquisitions and mergers beginning ineventually spanning from the tidewaters of Virginia to Omaha, Nebraska and reaching as far north as Buffalo, New York.

the N&W was always known best for hauling coal out of the Appalachians. Prior tothe. Thomas Dixon, Jr. notes in his book, "Norfolk & Western Steam: The Last 30 Years," the railroad came to roster a total of 's ranging from Class Y-1 through Y-6b. They were the workhorse of freight operations and many, even the earlier classes (except the Y-1's), could still be found in service during the postwar years while the newer.

The Norfolk and Western Railway (reporting mark N&W) was a US class I railroad, formed by more than railroad mergers between and It was headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, for most of its motto was "Precision Transportation"; it had a variety of nicknames, including "King Coal" and "British Railway of America".The Norfolk & Western Historical Society’s newest Branch Line Series book uses pages, 93 photographs, 62 drawings and 27 maps to tell how the W.M.

Ritter Lumber Company built its narrow-gauge Big Sandy & Cumberland logging railroad from Devon, West Virginia to Grundy, Virginia between andhow the lumber company extended its. Huge Y class sluggers shake the Appalachians to their very roots on the heavy grades and the tortuous curves of the Tug Fork.

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