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LOT OLD CONRAIL TRAIN BOOKS, OPERATING MANUALS RAILROAD

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Sold Date: 07/12/2008
Channel: Online Auction
Source: eBay



THIS AUCTION IS FOR A TOTAL OF 7 VINTAGE TRAIN BOOKS, OPERATING MANUALS AND A NORAC SIGNAL ASPECTS LAMINATED GUIDE WHICH EXPLAINS SIGNALS AND RULES AND IS LAMINATED AND PRINTED ON BOTH SIDES.

THE READING COMPANY TIMETABLE IS INCLUDED AND IS DATED FEB 1, 1969. J.S. MANNING WAS THE ENGINEMAN. THIS TIMETABLE SHOWS TRAIN SCHEDULES AND MANY PENNSYLVANIA TOWNS NEAR PHILADELPHIA TO READING AND BEYOND ARE LISTED. T IS A LITTLE WRITING IN THE BOOK AND THE COVER SHOWS SOME WEAR.

THE CONRAIL OPERATING MANUALS WERE FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF EMPLOYEES ONLY . IT IS FULL OF RULES AND MOVEMENTS AND THIS ONE IS THE INDIANAPOLIS DIVISION. SOME OF THE TABS AND SUBJECTS INCLUDE: HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, AIR BRAKE, SAFETY RULES, AIR BRAKE AND TRAIN HANDLING. IT INCLUDES RADIO CALL SIGNS, HANDLING PROCEDURES AND MORE LAMINATED CHARTS OF SIGNALS IN THE BACK. I SEE DATES 1986, 1995 AND 1996 IN THE BOOK.

T IS A CONRAIL MANUAL FOR MAINTENANCE AND CONSTRUCTION OF TRACK DATED MARCH 1977.

TWO GUIDES ARE FROM PENN CENTRAL TRANSPORTATION COMPANY. ONE IS DATED 1974. THE OTHER IS FROM 1970. THEY DISCUSS ELECTRICAL OPERATIONS, CONSTRUCTION OF TRACK AND INTERLOCKING SIGNALS.

FINALLY T IS A COLOR LIGHT SIGNAL ASPECTS BOOK BY CONRAIL. THIS IS FROM 1976 AND IS A GREAT EASY TO READ GUIDE WITH COLORED SIGNAL LIGHTS INSIDE AND THEIR EXPLANATIONS. THE COVER SHOWS SOME YELLOWING.

PLEASE SUPERSIZE PICS. SHIPPING IS 7.99 AND WILL BE MEDIA MAIL.

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