Synopses & Reviews
Regional histories of the major railroads Railroad attractions
Dividing the state into regions, the author recounts the stories of the people and events that shaped the state's railroad history, explores the major phases of the industry's development, and identifies the state's rail-culture relics--steam and diesel locomotives, routes, bridges, stations, and landmarks, as well as tourist railroad lines and Rails to Trails paths.
Dividing the state into regions and exploring the major phases of railroad development, the author recounts the stories of the people and events that shaped the state's railroad history and identifies sites to visit today to experience the relics of the past. Includes regional histories of the major railroads' *Rails to Trails" paths and other railroad attractions.