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C&O Books

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-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-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-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-21-993
C&O History Magazine, C&O's Homemade Hudson's Special Edition
WAREHOUSE FIND - SALE! C&O History Magazine, C&O's Homemade Hudson's Special Edition 16 page, softbound magazine telling the full...
C&O History Magazine, C&O's Homemade Hudson's Special Edition $5.95
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
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-7-023
C&O Freight Cars 1937-1965 Hoppers and Gondolas
C&O Freight Cars 1937-1965 Hoppers and Gondolas Hard bound, 208 pages, 220 photos and 130 drawings, Encyclopedic treatment. Diagrams and builder...
C&O Freight Cars 1937-1965 Hoppers and Gondolas $34.95  $10.00
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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-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-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-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-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-20-949
Nickel Plate Road Publicity Photos 1943-1952 Volume 1
WAREHOUSE FIND - SALE! Nickel Plate Road Publicity Photos 1943-1952 Volume 1 The book is absolutely a tour de force in highest quality professionally...
Nickel Plate Road Publicity Photos 1943-1952 Volume 1 $15.95
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   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-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-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-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-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-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-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-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-7-021
C&O Dining Car Recipes
Serve C&O diner meals at your house! Softbound, 160 pages, 6x9 size. This is a direct reprint of the material contained in C&O's only...
C&O Dining Car Recipes $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-10-499
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-10-501
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-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-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-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-18-501
C&O Railway Series #21: C & O: 0-8-0 Steam Switching Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio: 0-8-0 Steam Switching Locomotives by Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. This book, "Chesapeake & Ohio 0-8-0 Steam Switching...
C&O Railway Series #21: C & O: 0-8-0 Steam Switching Locomotives $24.95
BK-18-502
C&O Railway Series #22: C&O 2-8-2 Mikado Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio 2-8-2 Mikado Locomotives By Karen Parker This book is a complete history of the Chesapeake & Ohio's 2-8-2 Mikado...
C&O Railway Series #22: C&O 2-8-2 Mikado Locomotives $24.95
BK-18-503
C&O Railway Series #23: C&O at Alleghany, Virginia
Chesapeake & Ohio at Alleghany, Virginia By C. Bryan Kidd This book is a detailed history of C&O’s operations at the summit of its...
C&O Railway Series #23: C&O at Alleghany, Virginia $24.95
BK-18-504
C&O Railway Series #24: PM Railway 2-8-4 Berkshire Locomotives
Pere Marquette Railway 2-8-4 Berkshire Locomotives By James Kehn Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society has just published a new book on Pere...
C&O Railway Series #24: PM Railway 2-8-4 Berkshire Locomotives $24.95
BK-19-501
C&O Railway Series #25: C&O Operations on the Ohio River
C&O Operations on the Ohio River   Story of C&O’s floating operations on the Ohio River from the steamboat era of 1873...
C&O Railway Series #25: C&O Operations on the Ohio River $24.95
BK-19-502
C&O Railway Series #26: C&O 2-10-2 Santa Fe Type Steam Locos.
C&O Railway Series #26: C&O 2-10-2 Santa Fe Type Steam Locomotives These locomotives operated by C&O are among the least known and seldom...
C&O Railway Series #26: C&O 2-10-2 Santa Fe Type Steam Locos. $24.95
BK-19-503
C&O Railway Series #27: Pere Marquette Bridges
C&O Railway Series #27: Pere Marquette  Bridges in Michigan and Ontario This book deals with the various types of bridges used by the Pere...
C&O Railway Series #27: Pere Marquette Bridges $24.95
BK-19-504
C&O Railway Series #28: C&O Newport News, Virginia Piers
C&O Railway Series #28: C&O Newport News, Virginia Piers by Kurt Reisweber Softbound, 96 pages - 140+ photos, illustrations. This is the...
C&O Railway Series #28: C&O Newport News, Virginia Piers $24.95
BK-20-501
C&O Railway Series #29 C&O 2-8-0 Consolidation Steam Locomotives
Chesapeake & Ohio 2-8-0 Consolidation Steam Locomotives By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. and Karen Parker   This book has just been released as...
C&O Railway Series #29 C&O 2-8-0 Consolidation Steam Locomotives $24.95
BK-20-502
C&O Railway Series #30: C&O Life in a Caboose
Chesapeake & Ohio: Life in a Caboose Much has been written about the technology of the caboose car, but former C&O conductor Cliff Clements...
C&O Railway Series #30: C&O Life in a Caboose $24.95
BK-20-504
C&O Railway Series #32: C&O Local Passenger Trains
C&O Local Passenger Trains Celebrating how railroads reached many parts of America that had not been connected to the modern network, the...
C&O Railway Series #32: C&O Local Passenger Trains $24.95
BK-21-503
C&O Railway Series #35 C&O's MOW Equipment & Operations
C&O Railway Series #35: Chesapeake & Ohio’s Maintenance Of Way Equipment & Operations 96 pages with over 200 photos and drawings....
C&O Railway Series #35 C&O's MOW Equipment & Operations $24.95
BK-20-503
Chesapeake & Ohio Heralds, Symbols, and Advertising
Chesapeake & Ohio Heralds, Symbols, and Advertising By Thomas W. Dixon, Jr. This book draws together most of the symbols and typography used by...
Chesapeake & Ohio Heralds, Symbols, and Advertising $24.95
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-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-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-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 as Modeled by Dan Zugelter
C&O Railway as Modeled by Dan Zugelter
$39.95  $10.00
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Book, C&O Railway In Hinton
Book, C&O Railway In Hinton
$19.95  $14.99
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Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes
Chesapeake & Ohio's Pere Marquettes
$21.95  $15.95
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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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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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Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971
Chesapeake & Ohio Passenger Service 1847-1971
$34.95  $15.00
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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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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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C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA
C&O Railway at Gladstone, VA
$6.95  $4.99
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