Outline History of Chesapeake & Ohio Railway's Huntington Shops 1871-1992
Forty-page booklet describing C&O’s primary locomotive shops from their conception to modern times. Includes detailed introductory section with plats and maps, followed by articles copied from Railway Age, Railway Mechanical Engineer, and other trade magazines published throughout the history of the shops in the 20th century. Huntington was the principal locomotive repair and rebuilding facility, and was transitioned to diesel maintenance in the mid-1950s. Available as printed copy, on CD or digital download.
To find hundreds of photos showing Huntington shop operations go to cohs.org on the internet. Click on SEARCH ARCHIVES on the home page, and when the KEYORD page displays, simply type in HUNTINGTON or for just the shops type in HUNTINGTON SHOPS and click the “All words” box below the keyword box.