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This is not a videotape. It is a typed log of the producer's trip notes, and notes from consists and lineups, covering trips to the western U.S., Midwest, East Coast, and eastern Canada between July 1977 and August 1979. Logbook #3 consists of 138 pages of notes, an index, and a list of abbreviations. $29.95 plus $5 for S&H.
UP-SP Paired Track in Palisade Canyon DVD
This tape shows the UP-SP paired track operation in Nevada in scenic Palisade Canyon, 30 miles west of Elko, in Oct. 1995. All UP and SP trains between the Bay area and the Midwest use this line. 30 years ago, the SP had 70% of the trains on the paired track, now it's reversed. 65 minutes.
CP River Line south of Winona, MN DVD
This program shows the trains and operations for over twenty-four hours on the historic, former Milwaukee Road main line now owned by Canadian Pacific along the Mississippi River railroad east but geographically south of Winona, Minnesota in May of 2011. Once the double track main line of the Milwaukee Road and the route of the Hiawathas, this line fell on hard times in the 1970s. Rescued by the CP owned Soo Line, this line today, known as CP’s River Subdivision and part of their Chicago to Twin cities main, is in excellent condition and carries more trains today than anytime since at least World War II, thanks to increasing numbers of unit trains of agricultural products, fertilizer, coal, and coke from the northern plains and from Canada. “CP River Line south of Winona, MN” is 81 minutes in length and sells for $32.95 plus $5.00 for shipping and handling. This DVD has the option of being watched with or without narration.
Union Pacific on Cima Hill DVD
This tape shows 30 hours of action on the UP's toughest grade - Cima Hill, 80 miles south of Las Vegas, NV, on their line to LA. See UP trains grinding up the 2.2% grade on the west side of Cima Hill and screaming down the other side at speeds up to 70 per in Oct. 1995. 90 minutes.
SP Around Klamath Falls DVD
This tape shows 2 days of action on SP's I-5 Corridor between Mott, north of Dunsmuir, and Kirk, north of Klamath Falls, in Oct. 1995. We shot lumber trains grinding upgradesaround Mt. Shasta and hotshots charging through Oregon pine forests. And we got a few BN trains also. 67 minutes.
Santa Fe South of Temple, TX DVD
The Santa Fe in Texas has an unhurried pace and more early Geep's compared to the transcontinental line. Temple is where the line from the West Coast connects with the Kansas City to Houston main. This tape shows over 30 hrs. of action south of Temple on the Santa Fe's busiest line in Texas, in Oct. 1995, when operations were still pure Santa Fe. 65 minutes.
Dorval - Canada's Hot Spot DVD DVD
This DVD looks at the awesome action around Dorval, Canada, just west of Montreal, where Via Rail, Canadian National, and Canadian Pacific trains run side by side. Alco's were running on both the CN and CP in the spring of 1993 when this was videotaped. 93 minutes.
NS around Horseshoe Curve DVD
What railfan has not heard of Horseshoe Curve. Located six miles west of Altoona in central Pennsylvania, Horseshoe Curve is just one part of what Trains Magazine once called “the busiest mountain railroad in the world”, the 37 miles of three track main line over the mountain, the former Pennsylvania Railroad’s crossing of the Allegheny Mountains and the Eastern Continental Divide. Norfolk Southern’s line over this mountain today may not be the steepest grade in the country, or even the busiest any more, but this is big time railroading and even more tonnage squeals around Horseshoe Curve today than when it was Conrail’s or the Pennsylvania’s main line across Pennsylvania. Horseshoe Curve and its environs are still one of the seven wonders of the railroad world, and one of the pilgrimages all railfans must take at least once in their lifetime. This program shows all the trains for 24 hours west of Cresson on the more accessible west slope which is still quite a challenge for the long trains that NS likes to run over the mountain, and trains shot at Altoona, the top of the hill at Tunnel Hill and Gallitzin, and at the Curve itself in August of 2008. “NS around Horseshoe Curve” is a two DVD, two tape set and is 2 hours, 53 minutes in length. The DVD version of this program has menus and chapters and the ability to be watched with or without narration.
BN at Springfield, MO
For 6.9 miles, all BN trains through Springfield run on the same track between Teed where the lines to St. Louis and Memphis divide and Nichols where the lines to Kansas City and Tulsa divide. This tape shows 24 hrs. of action on that critical section of track in October of 1994. 109 minutes.
Wisconsin Central 1995 DVD
This best selling tape shows operations at different points around the dynamic Wisconsin Central, concluding with 24 hours of action on Byron Hill, south of Fond Du Lac in June of 1995, when newly acquired Santa Fe 45's and SP's new AC4400's were running around the WC. 80 minutes.