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Steam Railroad Reference Publications

Official Guides of the Railways, 1874-1909

Official Railway Equipment Register, 1901-1917

Poor's Manual of Railroads, 1868-1924

Steam Railroad Books

The Ohio Railroad Guide 1852, a travelogue through Ohio.
     Part I – Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railway and Mad River and Lake Erie Railway
     Part II – Little Miami; Columbus & Xenia; and Cleveland & Columbus Railways (starts at page 100)

Pennsylvania Lines West of Pittsburgh: A History of the Flood of March, 1913, complied by
C. W. Garret, Published by the Pennsylvania Railroad, 1913

Steam Railroad Articles

The Railroad Gazette, 1887 - PC&St.L RR - Sand Store in Columbus

The Railroad Gazette, 1887 - PC&St.L RR - Coal Station in Columbus

The Railroad Gazette, 1897 - Columbus Union Station - Construction

The Engineering Record, 1897 - Columbus Union Station - Description With Drawings

The Railroad Gazette, 1905 - B&O RR - The New Freight House in Columbus

Railroad Master Mechanic, 1912 - HV RR - Car Shops of the Hocking Valley Railroad

Railway Age, 1919 - T&OC RR - The New West Columbus Roundhouse

Engineering News-Record, 1927 - C&O RR - The C&O Northern Construction, 63 mile Extension

Norfolk & Westerm Magazine, 1929 - N&W RR - Improvements At Columbus

Norfolk & Westerm Magazine, 1931 - N&W RR - A Finished Job

Railway Age, 1931 - PRR - Flat Slab Viaduct Solves Right-of-Way Problem - CD&M, PRR, NYC - 1931 Worthington Grade Elimination Project

Penn Central Brochure, 1969 - PC - Penn Central's Buckeye Yard, Columbus, Ohio

NYC Diesel Rosters

NYC Historical Society's Headlights - NYC Diesel Roster, part I

NYC Historical Society's Headlights - NYC Diesel Roster, part II

NYC Diesel Roster up to Penn Central By Dan Eman