The RGS Story Volume IV

Category:
Books
Road Name:
Rio Grande Southern (RGS)
Brand:
Sundance Publications
Price:
$95.00
Status:
Consignment
To Order:
e-mail, call: (713) 523-5600, or come by the store
Added On:
October 12, 2018
Notes:

The multitude of high bridges on the 3% grade above Ophir are covered in detailed drawings, photographs, and maps all the way to Lizard Head Pass. The snowshed, wye, and structures at Lizard Head are shown at the summit, and the route is covered downgrade to the mining town of Rico. Also included are mile-by-mile 1919 Right-of-Way Track Maps, featured as the story progresses. The scenic wonders at Matterhorn, Trout Lake, and Gallagher trestles are portrayed, as well as rocky Burns Canyon. Contained on 496 pages are 356 striking black-and-white pictures and 94 full-color pictures.