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C&O Books

AV-05-086
CD: C&O in West Virginia
C&O In West Virginia Book on CD  Softbound, 80 pages, 120 b&w and 25 color photos! We have had no books about C&O in W.Va. as a...
CD: C&O in West Virginia $9.95
BK-00-228
C&O Railway at Hawks Nest, WV
Saddle bound 24 page pamphlet about the C&O at Hawks Nest, the deepest part of the New River Gorge in W. Va. It was here in 1873 that the spike was...
C&O Railway at Hawks Nest, WV $6.95
BK-00-255
C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA
Saddle bound, 24 page pamphlet that documents the rise and fall of C&O's division point terminal at Gladstone, midway between Clifton Forge and...
C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA $6.95  $4.99
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BK-02-327
C&O in Color Vol. 1
Deals with Virginia and West virginia. Brilliant steam shots by Robert Collins, great early diesel photos, and later 1960s and early Chessie System...
C&O in Color Vol. 1 $59.95
BK-03-348
Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes
Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes by Thomas W, Dixon, Jr. This book was published back in  2004 and we have sold many, but it...
Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes $21.95  $15.95
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BK-03-356
C&O in Color Vol. 2
128 pages, hardbound, dust jacket, full color. Covers Pere Marquette (and later C&O) lines in Michigan and Ontario. Steam and diesels around Detroit,...
C&O in Color Vol. 2 $59.95
BK-03-363
Book, C&O At Mid-Century
Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. This book is a comprehensive look at the C&O during its years of growth and modernization from the period just after WWII to...
Book, C&O At Mid-Century $34.95  $19.99
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BK-03-364
C&O Diesel Locomotives in Color
Hardbound, 128 pages, color throughout. Traces the dieselization of the C&O in the early years, the first and second-generation locomotives, up...
C&O Diesel Locomotives in Color $39.95  $19.95
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BK-04-380
C&O EMD F-Unit Diesel Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio EMD F-Unit Diesel Locomotives Complete history of C&O's EMD F7 and FP7 model diesel locomotives, 1950 until retirement...
C&O EMD F-Unit Diesel Locomotives $6.95  $4.99
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BK-04-381
C&O in Thurmond, West Virginia
48-page history of the C&O in Thurmond, WV and environs. Thurmond is everyone's favorite location for history, nostalgia, photography,...
C&O in Thurmond, West Virginia $5.00
BK-04-382
C&O in Color Vol. 3
Covers the lines in West Virginia and Kentucky and coal lines. 128 pgs.
C&O in Color Vol. 3 $59.95
BK-04-393
C&O in West Virginia
Softbound, 80 pages, 120 b&w and 25 color photos! We have had no books about C&O in W.Va. as a whole and those treating specific areas...
C&O in West Virginia $19.95
BK-05-397
C&O Railway as Modeled by Dan Zugelter
Hardbound 128 pages, 208 color views of Dan Zugelter's superb modeling, as well as 66 historical black & white photos from the C&OHS...
C&O Railway as Modeled by Dan Zugelter $39.95  $10.00
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BK-06-423
C&O Heavyweight Passenger Cars
116 pages and fully illustrated. This is a compendium of reprinted articles from the past 30 years of our magazine that deal with the history of C&O...
C&O Heavyweight Passenger Cars $19.95
BK-06-432
C&O Railway in Clifton Forge
Softbound, 64 pages. This booklet portrays the history of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway at Clifton Forge, Virginia, a site that became important...
C&O Railway in Clifton Forge $15.95
BK-06-433
C&O in the Coal Fields of West Virginia and Kentucky
112 pages, 165 illustrations. A look at mines, towns, trains, and people that were involved in transportation of coal from mine to market on C&O...
C&O in the Coal Fields of West Virginia and Kentucky $29.95
BK-06-436
The C&O Railway by Jim Casto
In the late 1860s, the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway (C&O) pushed its first tracks westward from Virginia's Tidewater region across the...
The C&O Railway by Jim Casto $21.99
BK-06-437
The VanSweringen Railroad Empire
Compiled by T.W. Dixon Jr., Edited by Karen Parker, With material by Gene Huddleston, Al Kresse, Tom Dixon & Karen Parker, reprint material from...
The VanSweringen Railroad Empire $21.95
BK-07-030
C&O Railway Craig Valley Branch
C&O Railway Craig Valley Branch Chesapeake & Ohio's Craig Valley Branch by Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. 16-page softbound booklet telling the...
C&O Railway Craig Valley Branch $3.95
BK-08-459
The Basement Subdivision - The 2006-2007 COHS Modeling Column
AVAILABLE AS A PRINTED BOOK OR A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD The Basement Subdivision - The 2006-2007 COHS Modeling Column by Karen Parker and Russ Hass The...
The Basement Subdivision - The 2006-2007 COHS Modeling Column $18.95... more info
BK-08-461
Chesapeake & Ohio Facilities In Color Vol. 1
Chesapeake & Ohio Facilities in Color: Vol 1, the Midwest."It includes stations, freight houses, towers, yards, roundhouses, bridges,...
Chesapeake & Ohio Facilities In Color Vol. 1 $59.95
BK-08-470
Book, C&O Railway In Hinton
This book is a perfect companion to our Hinton Travel Poster and covers the history and operations of the C&O in Hinton, West Virginia. It...
Book, C&O Railway In Hinton $19.95  $14.99
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BK-09-491
The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway: A Concise History
This C&O history by C&OHS Chief Historian Thomas W. Dixon Jr. is fully illustrated with great photos from the C&OHS Collection. It is a...
The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway: A Concise History $29.95  $24.95
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BK-10-499
Riding That New River Train
Riding That New River Train Eugene L. Huddleston has put together a portrayal of the Chesapeake & Ohio's operation through West...
Riding That New River Train $21.99
BK-10-500
Greenbrier 4-8-4 Locomotive
Greenbrier 4-8-4 Locomotives Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. & Douglas B. Nuckles One of the most famous and often discussed steam locomotives on the...
Greenbrier 4-8-4 Locomotive $21.99
BK-10-501
The Alleghany Subdivision
by Thomas W. Dixon Jr. This work covers the history as thoroughly as possible from the earliest proposals for canal and turnpike transportation to...
The Alleghany Subdivision $21.99
BK-10-528
Steel Cabooses of the Chesapeake & Ohio
Steel Cabooses of the Chesapeake & Ohio This book builds on the original edition published in 1987 and includes over 40 additional pages of new...
Steel Cabooses of the Chesapeake & Ohio $39.99
BK-10-539
Chessie's Road
Chessie's Road Reprint Charles W. Turner, Thomas W Dixon, Eugene L. Huddleston Back in Print and available for your railroad library! Chessie's Road...
Chessie's Road $24.99
BK-11-605
Virginia Railroads - Volume 2 Chesapeake & Ohio
WAREHOUSE FIND - SALE! Virginia Railroads - Volume 2 Chesapeake & Ohio by Thomas W. Dixon Jr. Second in the series an all-new treatment of the...
Virginia Railroads - Volume 2 Chesapeake & Ohio $29.95  $24.95
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BK-11-625
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV   C&O / B&O Cabooses Vol 4: Display and Private Owner Cars By Dwight...
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV $18.95
BK-11-625
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV, continues the coverage of cabooses from the previous three volumes. In sum, over...
C&O/B&O Cabooses, Display and Private Owner Cars, volume IV $18.95
BK-11-677
My C&O, Steve Fuchs with Rick Acton, Jr.
My C&O reflects the efforts of two Ohioans covering 600+ track miles through Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia.  More than a book about CSX,...
My C&O, Steve Fuchs with Rick Acton, Jr. $59.95
BK-12-706
Chessie System Color Guide to Freight Equipment
In August 1972, Chessie System burst on to the railroad scene in the eastern US with the daring paint scheme of yellow, blue and black freight cars...
Chessie System Color Guide to Freight Equipment $59.95
BK-12-718
Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971
Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971 By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. Hardbound, 224 pages, fully illustrated, 100-lb. Coated paper....
Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971 $34.95  $15.00
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BK-14-786
Book, C&O/B&O in Color
C&O/B&O in Color by Bob Withers As the merger scene in the eastern United States heated up in the early 1960s with Erie Lackawanna,...
Book, C&O/B&O in Color $59.95
BK-14-810
Book, C&O Freight Cars 1937-1946
Chesapeake & Ohio Freight Cars 1937-1946 by Carl Shaver with Al Kresse and Karen Parker  This book is an encyclopedic treatment of C&O...
Book, C&O Freight Cars 1937-1946 $34.95
BK-15-842
Chesapeake & Ohio Allegheny 2-6-6-6: A Retrospective
The H-8 class Allegheny was C&O’s ultimate Super Power locomotive and has been treated in countless articles and books, however, nothing...
Chesapeake & Ohio Allegheny 2-6-6-6: A Retrospective $34.95
BK-16-862
C&O Depots, Towers, and Other Structures, 1860-1950
Chesapeake & Ohio Depots, Towers, and Other Structures 1860-1950 By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. -Hardbound -144 pages -Fully illustrated with photos and...
C&O Depots, Towers, and Other Structures, 1860-1950 $39.95
BK-16-879
C&O Railway Series #16, C&O Coal Tipples
C&O Railway Series #16, C&O Coal Tipples by Thomas W. Dixon, Jr.  This book describes the cycle of coal from the mine head, through the...
C&O Railway Series #16, C&O Coal Tipples $24.95
BK-16-882
Twelve Twenty - Five: The Life and Times of a Steam Locomotive
  Book Review - Twelve Twenty-Five by Kevin Keefe Published by Michigan State University Press 2016   Review: This is a 212 page, 8x11.5...
Twelve Twenty - Five: The Life and Times of a Steam Locomotive $49.95
BK-16-886
C&O Through Passenger Service In Color
Geoffrey H. Doughty After World War II concluded, the Chesapeake & Ohio’s charismatic chairman, Robert R. Young, embarked on an ambitious...
C&O Through Passenger Service In Color $59.95
BK-17-501
C&O Railway Series #17, C&O (Virginia Central) in the Civil War
Chesapeake & Ohio (Virginia Central) in the Civil War - Compiled by Thomas W. Dixon Jr. Compendium of material dealing wit the experience of the...
C&O Railway Series #17, C&O (Virginia Central) in the Civil War $24.95
BK-17-502
C&O Railway Series #18, C&O General Electric Diesel Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio General Electric Diesel Locomotives Karen Parker with Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. This is a complete history of GE locomotives on...
C&O Railway Series #18, C&O General Electric Diesel Locomotives $24.95
BK-17-503
C&O Railway Series #19, C&O Cranes
Chesapeake & Ohio Cranes - by William C. Stone This book covers all the C&O's wreck cranes, and other styles used in general operations...
C&O Railway Series #19, C&O Cranes $24.95
BK-17-504
C&O Railway Series #20, C&O Hudson Type Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio Hudson Type Locomotives  By Karen Parker This book covers the complete history of C&O's L-2 and L-2a class 4-6-4...
C&O Railway Series #20, C&O Hudson Type Locomotives $24.95
BK-17-891
A Time Gone By: The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Maintenance Shops
A Time Gone By is a 60-page full-color magazine. It provides an intimate look at the C&O shops in Clifton Forge with photos and descriptions as...
A Time Gone By: The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Maintenance Shops $29.99
BK-17-892
Alleghany County, VA
Alleghany County by Samuel Hale, II and Dr. Paul Linkenhoker An Arcadia Publishing local photo history with 128 pages containing about two photos...
Alleghany County, VA $21.99
BK-17-893
C&O Railway 1961-1981 The Decades of Change In Color
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway 1961-1981 The Decades of Change In Color   By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr.   Color Throughout!   Hardbound,...
C&O Railway 1961-1981 The Decades of Change In Color $54.95
BK-17-900
CSX Power In Color Volume 1
CSX Power In Color Volume 1: Four Axle EMD's Inherited from Predecessor Companies  By:Kurt Reisweber First in a series of books on CSX...
CSX Power In Color Volume 1 $59.95
BK-17-906
What's Your Story? Vol. 2 Of Time and Trains
"What's Your Story? Volume II: Of Time and Trains - The C&O Railway in the Alleghany Highlands   "This 64-page, extremely...
What's Your Story? Vol. 2 Of Time and Trains $25.00

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C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA
C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA
$6.95  $4.99
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Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes
Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes
$21.95  $15.95
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The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway: A Concise History
The Chesapeake & Ohio Railway: A Concise History
$29.95  $24.95
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C&O Diesel Locomotives in Color
C&O Diesel Locomotives in Color
$39.95  $19.95
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C&O Freight Cars 1937-1965 Hoppers and Gondolas
C&O Freight Cars 1937-1965 Hoppers and Gondolas
$34.95  $10.00
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Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971
Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971
$34.95  $15.00
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Book, C&O At Mid-Century
Book, C&O At Mid-Century
$34.95  $19.99
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Virginia Railroads - Volume 2 Chesapeake & Ohio
Virginia Railroads - Volume 2 Chesapeake & Ohio
$29.95  $24.95
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Book, C&O Railway In Hinton
Book, C&O Railway In Hinton
$19.95  $14.99
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C&O Railway as Modeled by Dan Zugelter
C&O Railway as Modeled by Dan Zugelter
$39.95  $10.00
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C&O EMD F-Unit Diesel Locomotives
C&O EMD F-Unit Diesel Locomotives
$6.95  $4.99
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