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Published by OSO Pub. Co. in Arlington, Wash .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Logging railroads -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn T. Labbe, Vernon Goe.
ContributionsGoe, Vernon.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF23 .L38 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination258 p. :
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL814800M
ISBN 100964752107
LC Control Number95052314
OCLC/WorldCa33948110

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LABBE, JOHN T. and VERNON GOE. Railroads in the woods by John T. Labbe and Vernon Goe. Berkeley, California: Howell-North Books, x cm, pp. [] [ blank], illustrations, original brown cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, pictorial endpapers. First edition. A pictorial history of logging railroads on the Pacific Coast with emphasis on rails in the . Railroads In the Woods by John T Labbe; Vernon Goe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Railroads in the Woods by John T Labbe; Vernon Goe - AbeBooks. "In the early days of lumbering, the railroads went where the timber was - right up to the "spar tree" at the head of cutting operations - and locomotives performed many of the chores formerly handled by horses and oxen. To reach the timber, railroads had to climb nearly unsurmountable grades (some in excess of 70%), cross nearly impossible ravines on improvised timber trestles hundreds of. Railroads in the Woods by John T Labbe and Vernon Coe Published by Oso Publishing in ISBN# This book is an an excellent comprehensive look at the men, the machines and the methods at work during logging's "glory days".

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