Regional Books

BK-11-596

100 Years Against the Mountain: Shay #5 at Cass, WV

Artie Barkley has been involved with Shay Locomotive #5 at Cass, WV since 1965. The stories he recounts in this book haven't been published...
100 Years Against the Mountain: Shay #5 at Cass, WV
$19.95
BK-08-472

100 Years At Cass And Still Counting: The Town of Cass WV

Gerald M. Futej and Max S. Robin The complete history of the company town of Cass W.Va. from 1898 to present, including maps, double fold out...
100 Years At Cass And Still Counting: The Town of Cass WV
$24.95
BK-10-529

A Pictorial History of Cabin Creek Vol. III

Pictorial History of Cabin Creek, Vol. III contains 200 pages and has numerous photographs of the people and the towns on Cabin Creek. Included...
A Pictorial History of Cabin Creek Vol. III
$30.00
BK-18-919

A River of Iron

A River of Iron By Norman H. Scott  A River of Iron is a 345-page book detailing the history of iron production in the region consisting of...
A River of Iron
$26.99
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-13-771

A Trip by Rail

A Trip by Rail in the Shenandoah Valley on the B&O Railroad and the Southern Railway By Bob Cohen   This is an exhaustively researched,...
A Trip by Rail
$59.99
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-14-796

Appalachian Coal Mines & Railroads in Color Vol 2: Virginia

Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color ?Volume 2: Virginia Stephen M. Timko, 2014...
Appalachian Coal Mines & Railroads in Color Vol 2: Virginia
$59.95
BK-12-714

Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color Vol. 1: Kentucky

Morning Sun Color Book by Everett Young! Appalachian Coal Mines & Railroads in Color, Vol. 1 - Kentucky Beautiful color photos by C&OHS...
Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color Vol. 1: Kentucky
$59.95
BK-16-880

Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color Volume 3

Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color Volume 3: Southern West Virginia The Color Photograhy of Everett N. Young Appalachian Coal Mines and...
Appalachian Coal Mines and Railroads In Color Volume 3
$59.95
BK-18-921

Canal Winchester

Henry Dove, of Virginia, was granted a quarter section (160 acres) of land in Canal Winchester, Ohio, around 1802 and moved his family there in 1811....
Canal Winchester
$23.99
BK-7-118

Cincinnati Union Terminal

Cincinnati Union Terminal: The Design and Construction of an Art Deco Masterpiece Over 250 Color and B&W Photos Full Color Section Covering the...
Cincinnati Union Terminal
$39.95
BK-07-451

Eastern Kentucky Railway by Terry L. Baldridge

Eastern Kentucky Railway In 1865, as the Civil War was drawing to a close, plans were underway in Boston for a railroad construction project to begin...
Eastern Kentucky Railway by Terry L. Baldridge
$19.95
BK-17-896

Fayette County the Early Years Vol. 2

Fayette County the Early Years Vol. 2 The Early Settlers Late 1700s - Early 1900s. A Pictorial History and biographical history of over 240 of our...
Fayette County the Early Years Vol. 2
$35.00
BK-14-829

Fostoria

Fostoria by Paul H. Krupp "It is indeed a privilege to give this endorsement of this collection of Paul Krupp's memoirs of Fostoria and its...
Fostoria
$21.99
BK-15-857

Guide to North American Steam Locomotives, Revised Edition

Guide to North American Steam Locomotives, Revised Edition This newly revamped book features every steam locomotive built in the U.S., Mexico, and...
Guide to North American Steam Locomotives, Revised Edition
$24.99
BK-12-693

Highway to History - A Midland Trail Scrapbook

Highway to History - A Midland Trail Scrapbook This is a very interesting book about a highway that should be of interest to C&O fans.  It...
Highway to History - A Midland Trail Scrapbook
$17.95
BK-17-913

History of Fayetteville

History of Fayetteville A history of the town from its earliest days through mid 1900's. This book is full of interesting information and great...
History of Fayetteville
$15.00
BK-11-617

Images of America - Clifton Forge, Virginia

Images of America - Clifton Forge, Virginia Scenic, busy, friendly − Clifton Forge has greeted visitors with this motto for over 60...
Images of America - Clifton Forge, Virginia
$21.99
BK-13-773

Images of America - Covington, Virginia

Images of America Covington - Virginia Covington grew from one of Col. George Washington’s frontier forts, known as Fort Young, and due to the...
Images of America - Covington, Virginia
$21.99
BK-11-622

Images of the Past: Vintage Fayette County

Vintage Fayette County, Images of the Past Contains over 500 photographs of various scenes in Fayette County, including numerous photos of the many...
Images of the Past: Vintage Fayette County
$30.00
BK-17-894

McDowell County Coal and Rail

Coal was discovered in McDowell County, located in the Billion Dollar Coalfield of southern West Virginia, in 1748, but it was not explored or mined...
McDowell County Coal and Rail
$21.99
BK-10-521

Pictorial History of Paint Creek 1750s-1950's

Pictorial History of Paint Creek 1750's -1950's A collection of Photographs from the earliest Days of Paint Creek. History of the Towns - The Early...
Pictorial History of Paint Creek 1750s-1950's
$30.00
BK-15-859

Potomac Yard Book 2

Potomac Yard, VA: The Gateway Between the North and the South Book 2 Book 2 picks up where the first volume leaves off, the 1920s, and works its way...
Potomac Yard Book 2
$80.00
BK-10-505

Richmond Railroads

During the second half of the 20th century, the railroads that operated in the Mid-Atlantic region offered a wide variety of subject matter for...
Richmond Railroads
$21.99
BK-14-803

Roanoke Locomotive Shops and the Norfolk & Western Railroad

Roanoke Locomotive Shops and the Norfolk & Western Railroad Roanoke Shops has been an indispensable part of the Roanoke Valley and the...
Roanoke Locomotive Shops and the Norfolk & Western Railroad
$21.99
BK-12-697

Sawdust on Leatherbark: The Mills at Cass, WV

Detailed history and descriptions of the mills at Cass, WV. Many photos & drawings. Includes mill diagrams. Softbound, 104 pages,...
Sawdust on Leatherbark: The Mills at Cass, WV
$24.95
BK-18-920

Shenandoah Iron

Shenandoah Iron Most people know of the rich Civil War history of the Shenandoah Valley but few know that the valley was also rich in iron history....
Shenandoah Iron
$26.99
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-17-903

The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century

The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century The C&OHS sold this book when it was first published last year in a hardbound edition. It...
The American Steam Locomotive in the Twentieth Century
$49.95
BK-10-520

The History Of Eskdale

The History of Eskdale: Early 1800's - 1950's The little town of Eskdale is located in Kanawha County West Virginia, on the tributary of...
The History Of Eskdale
$30.00
BK-11-591

The Mine War 1912-1913 Cabin Creek & Paint Creek

  The Mine War 1912-1913 Cabin Creek & Paint Creek by: Dale Payne Soft Cover 168 pages The year 2012 and 2013 marks the 100th anniversary of...
The Mine War 1912-1913 Cabin Creek & Paint Creek
$30.00
BK-16-881

The New River Train In Color

The "New River Train" is an annual excursion operated every October by the Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society in cooperation...
The New River Train In Color
$59.95
BK-17-899

The Spine of the Virginias

The Spine of the Virginias The Spine of the Virginias is a travelogue along the rugged and remote border between Virginia and West Virginia. The book...
The Spine of the Virginias
$17.95
BK-15-856

The Virginia Blue Ridge Railroad

In 1849, Virginia began a bold railroad expansion toward the Ohio River and its lucrative trade connections. The project’s plan covered 423...
The Virginia Blue Ridge Railroad
$21.99
BK-12-682

The Virginian Railway History Book by Princeton Railroad Museum

The Virginian Railway existed as a separate entity for only a half century, but that period of American history witnessed two world wars and the...
The Virginian Railway History Book by Princeton Railroad Museum
$21.99
BK-12-708

Trackside around Eastern Ohio 1965-1995

Trackside around Eastern Ohio 1965-1995 with Dave McKay Stephen M. Timko Dave McKay was schooled in photography and...
Trackside around Eastern Ohio 1965-1995
$59.95
BK-12-712

Trackside around Louisville (East) 1948-1958

Trackside around Louisville (East) 1948-1958 with Jack Fravert Rick Tipton, Charles Buccola, John Campbell and Charles B. Castner Jack Fravert...
Trackside around Louisville (East) 1948-1958
$59.95
BK-12-713

Trackside around Louisville (West) 1947-1958

Trackside around Louisville (West) 1947-1958 with Jack Fravert Castner, Campbell, Buccola and Tipton Pioneering color photographer Jack Fravert’s...
Trackside around Louisville (West) 1947-1958
$59.95
BK-14-789

Trackside Around Newport News

Author, Kurt Reisweber For the first time, we have a detailed  explanation of exactly how C&O developed the Newport News piers and...
Trackside Around Newport News
$59.95
BK-13-777

Trackside Around Norfolk

Trackside Around Norfolk by Kurt ReisweberThis book is a standard size all-color book of 128 pages and there are 206 photos.  The time period...
Trackside Around Norfolk
$59.95
BK-06-439

Trackside around West Virginia

128 all color pages, 8.5x11", cloth with dust jacket. "Journalist Bob Withers relates his early railfanning days on the B&O, C&O,...
Trackside around West Virginia
$59.95
BK-06-425

Trackside in Appalachia

Heavy on C&O, with 15 other lines covered including VGN, N&W, Interstate, NYC, M&NE, Winifrede, etc. Wonderful color coupled with Gene...
Trackside in Appalachia
$59.95
BK-15-849

Virginia Rail Trails

Virginia’s rail trails range from the popular path of the Washington and Old Dominion Trail to wilderness walks with wispy waterfalls. These...
Virginia Rail Trails
$19.99
BK-11-604

West Virginia Railroads - Vol. 3 Baltimore & Ohio

West Virginia Railroads - Vol. 3 Baltimore & Ohio by: Bob Withers Third of the West Virginia series (the general volume and C&O volume were...
West Virginia Railroads - Vol. 3 Baltimore & Ohio
$29.95  $19.95
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BK-12-699

West Virginia Railroads Volume 5: Geared Loggers

This is the fifth volume in the West Virginia Railroads series and treats the geared steam locomotives used by logging railroads in the state.  It...
West Virginia Railroads Volume 5: Geared Loggers
$29.95  $19.95
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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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