The Penn Central existed only from the New York CentralaPennsylvania merger in 1968, until the formation of Conrail in 1976. This book fills an information void with its 208 wonderful photographs taken between 1970 and 1972. The photos, with their detailed captions, portray the 5, 000-plus miles of PC's Southern Region.... At Sharon, route selection is strictly manual, in contrast with Buckeyea#39;s computer- operated system with manual override. ... This project also included installation of simplified retarder controls in a new retarder building, which is concealed byanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Sampling of Penn Central|
|Publisher||:||Indiana University Press - 1973|