Mount Lowe – The Railway in the Clouds


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Mount Lowe – The Railway in the Clouds by Charles Seims

Copyright 1976. Published by Golden West Books

Southern California’s Mount Lowe Railway, for nearly 40 years lived up to its title “The Most Scenic Mountain Railway in the World.” Its short trackage from Altadena to Alpine Tavern, rising over 3,130 feet in only 5.84 miles, constituted and engineering marvel in the midst of scenic grandeur, to which the story of its construction and operation lent color and interest. This book contains more than 425 black & white illustrations – maps – documentary reproductions – equipment rosters – car plans – bibliography – index.  234 pages

Hardcover book with dust jacket. Book is very good condition. Dust jacket minor handing wear. One copy only.