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3 edition of Summer homes and tours on the line of the picturesque West shore railroad ... found in the catalog.

Summer homes and tours on the line of the picturesque West shore railroad ...

by West Shore Railroad Company.

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Published by [Fulton publishing co.] in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsF124 .W52
The Physical Object
Pagination280 pp. front., illus., fold. maps.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24157822M
LC Control Number01016117

  It sought to construct a standard-gauge railroad line between San Francisco and Santa Cruz via Half Moon Bay, a total length estimated to be miles. Newberry was appointed as one of the directors, as well as several other prominent San Francisco investors. San Francisco & West Shore Railway Company (). Get this book in print. The West Shore, Volume 2; Volume 13 mountains nature never night Northern Pacific Northwest Northwest Company Oregon Pacific coast passed Portland Puget sound quartz railroad range reached region road rock Rocky route salmon seemed side Snake river snow Spokane Falls steamer stood stream street supply tain.

Welcome to The Railroad Commissary on-line railroad book catalog. The Railroad Commissary Bookshelf We specialize in out-of-print and hard-to-find used RR books. Trains books from certified train nuts. Don't forget to bookmark this page so you can return easily and often! The stock is always changing. For news and recent arrivals. - My way to and from work the first two years I worked in Chicago. Got used to sleeping sitting up. See more ideas about South shore, Shores, Travel posters pins.

In the summer of , Gen. Washington made a tour of the Mohawk valley, with a military escort, westward from Schenectady to the site of Fort Stanwix (burned ), at present Rome. Washington made this trip in connection with one to Crown Point and the battlefields where Burgoyne and the British cause met defeat. Earlville was the southernmost terminus of the West Shore's Chenango branch, and I fairly certain that the station at Earlville was jointly used by both railroads. According to existing RR stations of NY state website, the station at Earlville still stands, and I have it on my list of Railroad structures to photograph this summer and fall pins.


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Summer homes and tours on the line of the picturesque West shore railroad .. by West Shore Railroad Company. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Video Summer homes and tours on the line of the picturesque West shore railroad. Item Preview remove-circlePages: The West Shore Railroad was the final name of a railroad that ran from Weehawken, New Jersey, which is across the Hudson River from New York City, north along the west shore of the river to Albany, New York, and then west to was organized as a competitor to the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad, but was soon taken over by that : Weehawken, New Jersey, Buffalo, New York.

The New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railway Company incorporated on Jin the states of New York and New Jersey, with a line from Weehawken (NJ) to Buffalo (NY).

Built to compete with the New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Company. The last hurah of the West Shore in The Mohawk Valley. Check out some pictures of the old New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad. Drawings Of A New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad Depot. Check out some pictures of the line when she was a New York Central Branch Line.

Digital photo books of rail lines great way to display your pictures. This line, once known as New York Central's West Shore Railroad is today operated by CSX and is a busy freight route.

Like the famous New York Central passenger route along the east shore of the Hudson, the West Shore is also a river line, following the edge of the Hudson River for about half the route between yards. Welcome to The West Shore Railroad in the Mohawk Valley. Here you'll find some photos of the line that ran from Rotterdam Jct., New York to Utica, New York.

First as the West Shore and Buffalo Railroad, then the New York Central and Penn Central's West Shore. Ending with Conrail's Cushing Branch and CSX's Cushing Industrial Track. Depot Place: Yes, the South Nyack street called Depot Place which runs north/south from the Nyack Border on Cedar Hill Avenue to Brookside Avenue is where the Nyack Spur of the Erie Lackawanna (later the West Shore Railroad) ended.

From the middle of the s until the s one could take the “Banker’s Special” from Nyack at AM and. The book covers over stations and the West Shore's branch line to Earlville.

Included are hundreds of steam locomotive action shots and dozens of color diesel era images. Readers will discover that the West Shore was NOT a branch line. It was a well-engineered, double track, signaled main line s: 3.

The book covers over stations and the West Shore’s branch line to Earlville with hundreds of steam locomotive action shots and dozens of color diesel era images.

Readers will discover that the West Shore was NOT a branch line. It was a well engineered, double track, signaled main line railroad. Since that cold January night in I have made it a point to avoid the corpse of the North Shore Line. I never went back to see the track torn up, and I have never ridden the CTA's "Skokie Swift" service on the stub from Howard Street up to Skokie.

In my memory, the North Shore. Inthe West Shore Railroad built the first passenger and freight terminal at West Point, NY, and the first train made its way from Weehawken, NJ, to Newburgh, NY, with an intermittent stop at West Point on 4 June But before any of that could happen, a right of way across the federal lands had to be secured from Congress.

A North Shore Line "Electroliner" has train # on South 6th Street and West Scott Avenue in Milwaukee on Octo Roger Puta photo. The history of the North Shore Line begins in when the Waukegan & North Short Transit Company, which was a small street railway serving the Chicago suburb of Waukegan.

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Under date of December 5,the railroad property of the West Shore Railroad Company was leased to The New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company for four hundred and seventy-five years from January 1,with the privilege of a further term of five hundred years, at an annual rental of the full amount of interest at four per.

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There are 30 points of interest within the vicinity of Stamford. Through trains via West Shore and Ulster and Delaware Railroads, only four and a half hours from New York, or a delightful sail up the Hudson by Day line, which connects with the U & D.

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A trip along the Central New England Railway (CNE) from Canaan, Connecticut to the New York State Line. Posed in Canaan right where our CNE tours began, the CNE’s crack “Mountain Express” for Hartford is ready to head east on a summer morning inwith engineer Bill Ahearn (left) and Conductor Frank Smith (third left).

EMD Model 40; a rare early diesel locomotive This Model 40 still sits at the Cushing Stone Quarry on the Abandoned West Shore Railroad (former New York Central). ***** This Model 40 was photographed by Scott Whitney at Hagerstown, Maryland.

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There are different 91 SHARES Share ItTweet This GooglePinterestStumbleupon.West Shore Railroad Memorabilia Value Guide. The West Shore Railroad started operations in and stopped service in for a total period of operations of 67 years. After the Civil War railroads exploded in the US with hundreds of lines starting service all over the country.