Steam Locomotives of B & O Railroad Photo Archive (Paperback)

By Kim D. Tschudy

Enthusiast Books, 9781583880951, 128pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2003

List Price: 29.95*
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Description

The Baltimore & Ohio (B&O), America's first railroad, was formed in 1827. In 1830 the B&O opened its first 13 miles of rail between Baltimore and Ellicott's Mills. By 1838 the B&O was hauling mail between Baltimore and Washington D.C. This book is a look back at the steam engines served the B&O from the Civil War to the end of the steam era. Included are steam engines beginning with small Civil War era 4-6-0s up to the first streamlined locomotive - #5302. A must for all steam enthusiasts.