The history of electric freight and inter-urban commuter locomotives in the U.S. begins with their development in East Coast urban centers and continues their service in the present day. Railways that used or continue to use electric motive power in cities, suburbs and even over mountain passes--including the B&O, Pennsylvania, New Haven, New York Central, Norfolk & Western, Illinois Central, Milwaukee Road, and Amtrack--are depicted in period and modern color photography. The book also covers legendary electrics like the S ...

Electric Locomotives 2003, Motorbooks International, Saint Paul, MN

ISBN-13: 9780760313596

Trade paperback