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Coal Cars

The First Three Hundred Years

by Martin Robert Karig III

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by University of Scranton Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railway transport industries,
  • Social history,
  • Americas (North Central South West Indies),
  • Engineering (General),
  • Railroads - History,
  • Transportation / Railroads / History,
  • Railroads,
  • Transportation,
  • Freight cars,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12366518M
    ISBN 101589661540
    ISBN 109781589661547
    OCLC/WorldCa154689906


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This groundbreaking volume traces the history and evolution of coal cars from their earliest use in England to the construction of major railways for the purpose of coal hauling and the end of the steam era on American ://   @article{osti_, title = {Coal cars - the first three hundred years}, author = {Karig, III, Martin Robert}, abstractNote = {This is the comprehensive study of the freight cars that conveyed coal across broad swaths of land that had been impassible before the invention of the steam engine.

This volume traces the history and evolution of coal cars from their earliest use in England to the This book features coal cars arranged in alphabetical order by reporting marks. The book features both roster and action views. I certainly don't have all reporting marks, but within my 3 books on coal cars I believe all coal car manufacturers are :// From through the s, the New York, Ontario and Western Railway hauled coal from the rich anthracite deposits of eastern Pennsylvania to homes throughout the eastern United States and Canada.

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